A Russian coin received Coin of the Year honors in an annual coin contest sponsored by a Russian numismatic publishing company.
The Austrian Mint has plans to issue a circulating commemorative €2 coin in 2016 honoring the bicentennial of the Austrian National Bank.
The Greek debt crisis has led to a major increase in the Royal Mint's sale of gold Sovereign bullion to Greek customers, according to The Wall Street Journal.
The Perth Mint has made available a limited edition Proof 2015 Half Sovereign gold coin that has a mintage of just 1,500.
The Royal Mint is starting to hear that residents are seeing the new portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on their change.
The Royal Canadian Mint has finally melted 245,000 gold coins from a Bank of Canada hoard that was announced in November of 2012.
The Pobjoy Mint and the Isle of Man have jointly issued two crown coins to mark the bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo.
Long before Y2K, a coin design invoked a benediction to God as a populace was in panic for the approaching millennium.
The Royal Mint will issue coins to mark the July 5 christening of Princess Charlotte, just as it did in 2013 for the christening of Prince George.