World Mint News & World Coins

Coin news and information about coins and collecting products from the U.S. Mint and other World Mints, including the UK Royal Mint, the Royal Canadian Mint, the Perth Mint of Australia, the Royal Australian Mint, the Austrian Mint, and more.

MapleGram25 Features 25 x 1g Gold Maple Leaf Bullion CoinsToday, Sept. 24, 2014, the Royal Canadian Mint introduced a new addition to its portfolio which features 50c Gold Maple Leaf bullion coins in a 1 gram size.

Dubbed the Maplegram25™ as the Mint sells them grouped in a quantity of twenty-five, each coin shares the [...]

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2014 Disney Mickey & Friends Collectible Coins in GoldSix of the most recognizable animated characters in the world appear again on coins with the continuation of the unique Disney Mickey & Friends collectible series.

Under official license of Disney, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Daisy Duck and Pluto all are featured on new 1/4 oz gold proof coins [...]

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Canadian 2014 $5 Poinsettia Silver Coin with Niobium ColoringThe Royal Canadian Mint launched its third release from a series featuring popular flowers with the 2014 $5 Poinsettia Fine Silver Coin with Niobium Coloring.

Highlighting the coin’s design is a poinsettia flower that has been individually oxidized to permanently change the color of the metal. Surrounding the niobium core is 99.99% pure silver [...]

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Gold Coin Series Features Four Queen Elizabeth II EffigiesA new series of four coins from the Royal Canadian Mint kicks off with a 99.99% pure $10 gold piece featuring an obverse effigy of Queen Elizabeth II from 1953 and a reverse of maple leaves.

This new series celebrates the four effigies of the Queen which have appeared on Canadian circulated coinage since her coronation in 1953. Each is limited to a mintage of only 1,500 [...]

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Perth Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Surge in AugustAustralian sales of bullion gold and silver surged in August after falling to a three-month low in July, new figures from the Perth Mint of Australia show.

Bullion sales were logged amidst an almost flat month for London gold and a tumbling 5.9% month for silver [...]

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2014 Superman Coins Depict Timeless DC Comics' CoversFour new coins from the Royal Canadian Mint celebrate iconic Superman comic book covers that have been issued through DC Comics’ seventy-five year history with the fictional hero.

Three of the Superman coins are featured in 99.99% pure silver and the other one is struck in 14-karat gold. All four coins offer reverse designs in color [...]

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2014 Australian Gold, Silver and Bronze Coins for SeptemberThe Perth Mint of Australia has twelve new products for September with subjects, compositions and coin sizes varied to interest almost any collector.

Among the new releases are lunar gold and silver 2015 Year of the Goat coins. They are joined by coins depicting an abalone shell, masked owls and superpowers. In addition, September marks the debut of a new series of Perth Mint dinosaur coins [...]

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2014 Disney Mickey & Friends Collectible CoinsNew from the Perth Mint of Australia is the Disney Mickey & Friends collectible coin series featuring colorful images Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, Daisy Duck and Pluto.

Officially licensed by Disney, each of the six new coins is struck from one-ounce of 99.9% pure silver to a proof quality finish and is limited to [...]

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2014 Canadian White-Tailed Deer Coin Series LaunchesThe first of four coins depicting one of North America’s most recognized creatures is now available through the Royal Canadian Mint’s 2014 White-Tailed Deer 1 oz. Fine Silver 4-Coin Subscription.

These coins are struck from one ounce of 99.99% pure silver, feature varying finishes, and are limited by the subscription to 7,500 [...]

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Gloria Scott Coin 5th in Ships That Never Sailed SeriesNew from the Perth Mint of Australia is the 2014 Gloria Scott 1 Oz Silver Proof Coin, the fifth issue in the Famous Ships That Never Sailed series.

Shown on the proof coin’s reverse is a design depicting the Gloria Scott as featured in The Adventure of the Gloria Scott [...]

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