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Weekly Numismatic World News for September 24, 2017

On Monday, the U.S. Mint will begin selling palladium bullion coins to authorized purchasers. The opening price will probably be $976.44 per coin, which is 6.25-percent over the spot price of $919 per troy ounce. Metal prices have not followed a path that market watchers are familiar with. Platinum is usually more expensive per troy […]

New Zealand Mint launches its 2018 lunar bullion coin programme with a one ounce pair

New Zealand Mint launches its 2018 lunar bullion coin programme with a one ounce pair The New Zealand Mints new lunar bullion coins are now out in the wild and are the fourth annual release in what should be a full twelve-coin lunar cycle. Unlike their contemporaries […]

POLL: Looking for Palladium Eagles after September 29

The U.S. Mint announced today that sales of the American Palladium Eagles will begin on September 29. As bullion issues, they are being sold through with authorized channels and not directly to the public. After seven years since the law was passed (American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin Act of 2010, Pub. L. 111-303), these coins […]

Royal Mint debuts two new 2018 bullion coins in their popular ongoing multi-year series

Royal Mint debuts two new 2018 bullion coins in their popular ongoing multi-year series The Royal Mint has expanded the choice available in what have become their most eagerly awaited bullion coin ranges. The Shēngxiào Lunar series is now five coins into a 12-coin cycle with the […]

Scottsdale Mint expands the 2017 Congo Silverback Gorilla range with a kilo coin and a coloured ounce

Scottsdale Mint expands the 2017 Congo Silverback Gorilla range with a kilo coin and a coloured ounce For all of the various bullion coins issued by Scottsdale Mint over the last couple of years (Marlins, Leopards, Scorpions and Japanese art), the main core of their efforts has been […]

Perth Mint launches its second Marvel Comics silver bullion coin with the Asgardian God Thor

Perth Mint launches its second Marvel Comics silver bullion coin with the Asgardian God Thor It’s only a short while ago that the first Marvel Comics themed silver bullion coin debuted into a market flourishing with choice, but we’re already seeing a second coin, so they’re clearly […]

Beautiful sixteenth century Dutch Leeuwendaalder recreated for limited silver bullion coin run

Beautiful sixteenth century Dutch Leeuwendaalder recreated for limited silver bullion coin run A couple of months ago the Royal Dutch Mint released a restruck, modern version of one of the most important coins in history, the Lion Dollar. Available in two sizes of proof silver and two […]

The Perth Mint debuts its latest 2018 bullion coin ranges from Lunar to Kookaburra

The Perth Mint debuts its latest 2018 bullion coin ranges from Lunar to Kookaburra As is traditionally the case, early September sees the launch of the Perth Mints major bullion coin ranges for the following year and for the new 2018 designs that time is now. […]

Why collect NCLT coins?

A while ago, I received the following question from a reader: Why do coins that were made NOT for circulation, like Silver Eagles, Commemoratives Productions, etc have any value other than their face value? I do not see the value of collecting something that was never meant for circulation. Starting with the first question, the […]

Scottsdales Congo Silverback series of silver bullion coins grows to three with a 2017 release

Scottsdales Congo Silverback series of silver bullion coins grows to three with a 2017 release Despite venturing out into Marlins, Leopards and Japanese art for their one-ounce silver bullion coin range, we’re back on familiar territory here with the third in Scottsdale Mint’s popular Silverback Gorilla series. […]