Articles about new releases in bullion and collectible coins
Demand for the new 2018 Proof Palladium Eagle coin from the United States Mint was so strong that the coin reached its maximum purchase limit of 15,000 within minutes of going on sale.
As the prices of gold and silver have continued to trend lower in a consolidation pattern during the third quarter, bullion buying around the world has rebounded as investors look for value.
The mint's forthcoming design series for U.S. dollar coins, the Innovation $1 coins, has come under heavy criticism from the numismatic press for its lack of creativity and coherence.
India's richest Hindu temple is planning to sell off more than 60 metric tons of foreign gold coins that have been donated as religious offerings. The Indian government has explored schemes to monetize gold held by temples.
Amid the excitement of the upcoming royal wedding, observers have been very critical of the design of the coin commemorating the wedding ceremony.
Check out a round-up of interesting precious metals news, from a dog that ate (and passed!) two gold coins to a pair of treasure discoveries in Europe.
The Royal Mint is featuring an exhibit entitled "The Royal Mint Experience" allowing visitors to strike their own Isaac Newton commemorative 50-pence coin.