Oh, Canada: Canadian Coins “Natural” Alternative to U.S. Coins, Pt. 2

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek....   Read Part 1 here. I love United States coins, but I must tip my proverbial toque to Canadian coins, too. While...

United States Wins 2016 Coin of the Year Award

By Connor Falk - World Coin News....   The United States Baseball Hall of Fame cupped clad half dollar has been named Coin of the Year...

Royal Canadian Mint Sells Out 1st “Wild Canada” Silver Maple Leaf...

"Howling Wolf" sells out 50,000 coin mintage in 41 days The first release in a new series of six "Wild Canada" privy-marked Silver Maple Leaf...

Royal Canadian Mint Bullion, Numismatic Sales Drive Profits in 2015 3Q

In publishing its 2015 Third Quarter Financial Report, the Royal Canadian Mint announced consolidated revenues of $928.5 million for the 13 weeks ended September...

Royal Canadian Mint’s Newest Collector Coins Celebrate Much-Loved Images of Canada

The Royal Canadian Mint has released its final catalogue of collector coins, featuring some of the most recognizable icons of Canada, from a large-scale...

Royal Canadian Mint Makes Racing History with First Silver Medallion Honouring...

Stock car racing fans now have a new way of treasuring their favourite memories of North America's most popular motorsports series with a 1...

Royal Canadian Mint Commemorates Remembrance Day with Two New Circulating Coins

25-cent coin features new poppy design while $2 coin honours the 100th anniversary of Lt. Col. John McCrae's writing of "In Flanders Fields" One hundred...

Canada 2016 Maple Canopy: Kaleidoscope of Colour $250 2 Ounce Gold...

Description: .9999 pure gold adds to the dazzling wonder of fall in this Royal Canadian Mint release celebrating the fall foliage of the Canadian landscape....

Record 12 Coin of the Year Award Nominations for Royal Canadian...

Mint's 2014 coins are finalists in nine of 10 award categories The Royal Canadian Mint is delighted to be the first to receive a dozen...

From Tragedy on the Great Lakes to on-Ice Heroics: Royal Canadian...

More stories of the people, places and events which define Canada have been captured on the newest collector coins issued by the Royal Canadian...

Royal Canadian Mint Nominated for Half the Categories in IACA 2015...

The Royal Canadian Mint stands out among nominees in the running for the International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA) 2015 Excellence in Currency Awards...

CoinWeek Unboxing: 2015 Canada Imposing Alpha Wolf $20 Silver Coin –...

CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan gets a new coin in the mail: the 2015 Canadian "Imposing Alpha Wolf" $20 Silver Coin! See the coin in motion...

Historic Reign of Queen Elizabeth II Portrayed on Royal Canadian Mint...

The Royal Canadian Mint is joining Canadians from coast to coast to coast in celebrating Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest reigning...

Coinweek Unboxing: Canada 2015 Lake Huron $20 Silver Coin – Video:...

CoinWeek augments its World Coin Profile entry for Canada's 2015 Lake Huron $20 Silver Coin with a little hands-on time with the colorized silver...

Canada 2015 A Historic Reign $200 Proof Gold Coin

Description: To commemorate Queen Elizabeth II's historic reign, the Royal Canadian Mint minted a $200 gold coin struck on 1 ounce of .9999 gold. The coin...

Queen Elizabeth II: A Royal Record Remembered in Timeless Pieces

By Royal Australian Mint....   Only moments away from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II reaching a Royal Record, the Royal Australian Mint has released a selection...

Royal Canadian Mint Releases Coin Celebrating Diwali, The Festival Of Lights

Art, nature, folklore and pop culture also shine brightly on Mint's newest coins As more and more Canadians join in the celebration of Asian cultural...

Royal Canadian Mint Invites Canadians to Vote on 2017 Circulating Coin...

Canada celebrates the 150th Anniversary of Canadian Federation with a coin design contest With the finalist designs now selected, the Royal Canadian Mint is inviting...

Royal Canadian Mint Reports Strong Performance, Profitability in Q2 Financial Report

The Royal Canadian ‎Mint announced consolidated revenues of $572.4 million in the 13 weeks ended June 27, 2015, and consolidated profit before taxes of...

Royal Canadian Mint Unveils Northern Lights Collector Coin in Canada’s North

The final coin in the Royal Canadian Mint's stunning silver coin series A Story of the Northern Lights was unveiled today in Whitehorse with...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Bullion Anti-Counterfeiting Device

After successful field trials of a novel device which helps protect buyers and sellers of Gold and Silver Maple Leaf (GML, SML) bullion from...

Royal Canadian Mint Completes “Birds Of Prey” Silver Bullion Coin Series...

Photo Courtesy of & Coin Available from APMEX The Royal Canadian Mint today launched the final release from its Canadian Birds of Prey 99.99% pure...

World’s First Maple Leaf-Shaped Coin Headlines Royal Canadian Mint’s New Release...

Celebration of Yousuf Karsh’s iconic portraits and innovative Year of the Monkey coins also shine a new light on Canada’s heritage Always keen to celebrate...

Royal Canadian Mint Unveils Silver Coin Honoring Franklin Expedition

Second issue from the Mint's "Lost Ships in Canadian Waters" series captures the wonder and danger of Arctic exploration in the 19th century One hundred...

Collectible Coins of the Royal Canadian Mint: 1990-2015

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   After my previous history of the Royal Canadian Mint, I wanted to run through an impromptu (yet...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches 7th Numismatic Catalogue of 2015

New collector coins evoke themes of summer wonder, adventure and history The Royal Canadian Mint is stirring up a storm with the launch of the...

Canada Melts First Circulating Canadian Gold Coins

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   In 2012, the Bank of Canada announced the sale of 30,000 hand-selected specimens from a hoard of about 245,000...

Royal Canadian Mint 25-Cent Circulation Coin Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Canadian...

As Canadians far and wide prepare to celebrate Canada Day, the Royal Canadian Mint has issued a new 25-cent circulation coin commemorating the 50th...

Royal Canadian Mint: Sustained Profitability in First Quarter Financial Report

In releasing its 2015 First Quarter Financial Report, the Royal Canadian ‎Mint announced consolidated revenues of $640.1 million in the 13 weeks ended March...

Royal Canadian Mint Launches 6th Numismatic Catalogue of 2015

The spirit of sports and pop culture stand out on the Mint's newest collector coins The Royal Canadian Mint has launched a variety of stunning...