President Obama Receives Medals, Replicas Available for PublicEarlier today, Jan. 17, President Obama received bronze medals for each of his two terms in office. Replicas of them are now available to the public.

During a ceremony in the Oval Office, Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew, Deputy Secretary Sarah Bloom Raskin and U.S. Mint Principal Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson presented the medals […]


US Mint Gold Coin Prices Likely to Rise Wed., Jan. 18On Wednesday, Jan. 18, the United States Mint is likely to increase prices on 17 numismatic gold products.

The agency’s collections of gold coins have prices that can change weekly depending on the trending value of gold […]


Gold Hits 2-Month High, Silver Marks 5-Week HighGold and silver rallied in their start to the new trading week Tuesday with U.S. markets closed on Monday for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday. Gold scored a 2-month high and silver logged a 5-week high.

Gold for February delivery tacked on $16.70, or 1.4%, to settle at $1,212.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


Australian 2017 Coins for Birthdays, Newborns and WeddingsSpecial occasion products serve as major new offerings from the Perth Mint of Australia this month. They include the new year’s birthday, newborn, and wedding coins as well as a traditional always together coin.

Rounding out releases for January are Year of the Rooster products, to include a kilo silver gemstone coin and a one-fifth ounce gold coin, and then there is a rectangular coin depicting World War I era poster […]


Gold Logs Third Weekly Increase; US 2017 Coin Sales Solid in StartGold futures declined Friday, slipping from a more than 7-week high after four days of gains, but still scored their third straight weekly increase.

Gold for February delivery shed $3.60, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,196.20 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2017 Maple Leaves Silver Coin Marks Canada's 150th BirthdayThe Royal Canadian Mint is ringing in the new year with the release of a 2017 Maple Leaves Silver Coin that was inspired by Canada’s iconic penny and celebrates the nation’s 150th anniversary.

This collector coin is minted in one-half ounce of 99.99% pure silver to a finish that features brilliant and frosted designs against a lined background […]


CCAC to Review 2019-2020 Native American $1 Coin Design ThemesThe Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a one-hour teleconference meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 17, to review and discuss concepts and themes for the 2019 to 2020 Native American $1 Coins.

Introduced in 2009 and featuring annually changing reverses […]

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Gold Posts New 7-Week High, Touches $1200; US Gold Coins RiseGold futures drove their winning streak to four days in a row Thursday, their seventh gain in eight sessions, and posted a new, more than 7-week high.

Gold for February delivery advanced $3.20, or 0.3%, to finish at $1,199.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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2017 American Liberty 225th Anniversary Gold Coin UnveiledKicking off a yearlong celebration of its 225th anniversary, the United States Mint unveiled the 2017 American Liberty High Relief Gold Coin in a ceremony today at the Department of Treasury in Washington, D.C.

Highlights of the anniversary coin include an ounce of .9999 fine gold, an increased level of detail, raised edge lettering with stars, and a 1792-2017 duel date […]


US Mint Sales: 2017 Quarters Proof Set DebutThe United States Mint introduced its first product of the year last week, a 5-coin proof set of 2017-dated quarters for $14.95.

Featuring clad proof quarters with designs honoring sites in Iowa, DC, Missouri, New Jersey and Indiana, the set reached 4-day sales of 35,612. It was the U.S. Mint’s best-selling product of the week […]