Canadian Coins & Royal Canadian Mint News

The latest coin news and information on Canadian coins and Royal Canadian Mint products, including new coin releases, coin prices, images and planned product launches. Also, make sure to check out the listing of some of the Mint’s most popular or unique coins for 2013 and 2014.

Canadian 2013 $100 Bison Silver Coin for $100The Royal Canadian Mint is now accepting pre-orders for the 2013 $100 Bison Silver Coin, the debuting release from its Wildlife in Motion series that features $100 silver coins that sell at face value.

Collector demand for the pure silver coins is expected to be strong. The Mint’s similar Exchange $20 for $20 program has […]

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Canadian 2013 $20 Wolf Silver Coin for $20Today, March 18, 2013, the Royal Canadian Mint began accepting pre-orders for the 2013 $20 Wolf Silver Coin, the newest issue from its best-selling series of $20 silver coins that sell at face value.

The Canadian 2013 $20 Wolf Silver Coin is the eight release in the series. Like the past seven $20 for $20 coins, it […]

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2013 Canadian Mallard Coins Celebrate DUC AnniversaryTwo unique commemorative coins from the Royal Canadian Mint celebrate the 75th anniversary of Ducks Unlimited Canada. The commemoratives include a 2013 $10 Mallard Silver Coin and a 2013 25c Mallard Colored Coin.

Both strikes feature reverse designs showcasing colorful images of […]

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2013 Bald Eagle 1/25 Oz Gold Coin 12th in Canadian SeriesNew from the Royal Canadian Mint is the 2013 Bald Eagle 1/25 Ounce Gold Coin, the 12th issue under the Mint’s series of 99.99% pure, 1/25 ounce gold coins.

Struck in a collectible proof finish and limited to a mintage of 10,000, the gold coin is available directly from the Mint’s website […]

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Roll of Last Canadian Pennies Auctioned for $6,600Modern Canadian pennies are not something one typically thinks of as great investments, but for one man, that was exactly the case. An eBay seller auctioned a roll of fifty Canadian pennies from 2012 for an astonishing $6,600.

Of course, the roll was not your standard collection of pocket-change. It was one of the last penny rolls issued by the Royal Canadian Mint as […]

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Russian Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Commemorative CoinsFour new commemorative coins issued by the Bank of Russia celebrate the upcoming Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic & Paralympic Games.

Each represents a different sport of the games to include Biathlon, Alpine Skiing, Figure Skating, and Hockey[…]

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2013 Canadian Wood Bison Silver Bullion CoinMarking an end to the successful Canadian Wildlife series is the new 2013 Canadian Wood Bison Silver Bullion Coin.

Officially unveiled by the Royal Canadian Mint earlier this month at the World Money Fair in Berlin, the last issue in the […]

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50-Coin Rolls of Last Million Canadian Pennies Sell OutThe last million pennies produced for circulation by the Royal Canadian Mint are gone.

Announced for release on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, rolls of the last million pennies produced for distribution at the Royal Canadian Mint’s Winnipeg facility in the spring of 2012 reached a sell-out status on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 […]

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2013 Silver Maple Leaf Commemorative Coins for 25th Anniversary Two new commemorative coins pay tribute to the 25th anniversary of the Silver Maple Leaf bullion coin.

Available directly from the Royal Canadian Mint is a 2013 $50 Reverse Proof 5 Ounce Silver Coin for $499.95 and a 2013 $5 Proof 1 Ounce Silver Coin with selective gold plating for $109.95 […]

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Special Rolls of Final Canadian Pennies for CirculationIn saying a final farewell to the Canadian penny, the Royal Canadian Mint set aside the last million pennies produced for circulation, placed them within special commemorative wrapped rolls and made them available to the public.

Limited to 20,000 worldwide and one per household, collectors can buy a 50-coin roll of […]

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