The U.S. Mint's first-day sales Jan.23 to its authorized purchasers of 20,000 2017 American Eagle platinum bullion coins already matches the bureau's 2016 allocation. U.S. Mint officials announced before the 1-ounce .9995 platinum $100 coins were put on sale that there would be an initial offering of the platinum coins on an allocation basis.
The petition, created Jan. 24, seeks 100,000 signatures. The petition seeks relief from “tax discrimination against” precious metals, as well as the authorization to use these metals for standard transactions.
As part of the Royal Canadian Mint’s celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation, it has added a Canada 150 privy mark to a version of its Maple Leaf silver $5 bullion coin.
McConaughey plays businessman Kenny Wells, the offbeat head of a flailing Nevada mining company who finds himself pawning his girlfirend’s gold watch in order to get to the Indonesian rainforest, where he enlists a legendary geologist (played by Edgar Ramirez) to help him strike gold.
Initial orders for 2017 American Eagle platinum bullion coins will be accepted by the U.S. Mint from authorized purchasers beginning Jan. 23. The preliminary orders for the 1-ounce .9995 fine platinum bullion coins will be accepted on an allocated basis predicated on previous bullion coin purchases.
Also this week, we got our first look at an actual 2017 American Liberty gold coin, a gold ingot recovered from the SS Central America sold at auction, and a Coin World employee talked about his experience during the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting.
It was recently discovered that the superstar Prince, who died this past April, was sitting on a sizeable stash of 10-ounce gold bars. The total value of those bars will surprise you.
First-day sales Jan. 9 for the 2017 American Eagle silver and gold bullion coins outpaced first-day sales for 2016 issues, but the 2017 starting sales for American Buffalo 1-ounce gold coins totaled slightly below 2016 levels. The West Point Mint is striking 2017 American Eagle 1-ounce .9995 fine platinum bullion coins but U.S. Mint officials have not disclosed how many will...
The creator of the Liberty Dollar is issuing gold, silver and copper versions of an Inaugural Trump Dollar to mark the Jan. 20, 2017, inauguration of Donald J. Trump as the 45th president of the United States. The designs for the Inaugural Trump Dollars are adapted from Trump Dollar medallions issued by von NotHaus before the Nov. 9 general election. The inscriptions...
The final 2016 tally from the Mint reports sales of 37,701,500 ounces of American Eagle silver bullion coins during the calendar year, which is down sharply from record-setting 2015 sales that finished at an even 47,000,000 ounces.