Gold Gains on Friday but Logs Weekly LossIn precious metals futures Friday, all but gold declined. In the longer haul, gold joined the others metals and registered a weekly loss.

Gold for June delivery on Friday rose $8, or 0.5%, to settle at $1,645.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since last Friday […]

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PNG Reappoints Grading and Conservation Services NGC, NCS and PMGNumismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services® (NCS®) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) are pleased to announce that they have been reappointed as the Official Grading and Conservation Services of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG).

PNG is the most prestigious non-profit organization of numismatic professionals in the US. Its primary mission is to make the hobby safe for collectors and investors by maintaining strict standards of excellence and ethics for its members, which include the country’s top coin and paper money dealers […]

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LRCA 37th Regency Auction HighlightsWith the uncertainty and chaos that the current Covid-19 global pandemic is bringing to the markets and people’s everyday lives, numismatics seems to be providing a safe haven and comfort to collectors all over.

Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ 37th Regency Auction was scheduled to take place at Le Meridien in Philadelphia. Two weeks prior to the sale, with various orders from different entities, federal, state, and local, Legend made the decision to hold the auction in the firm’s New Jersey offices, as a live, webcast only auction, with no floor bidders […]

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CCAC to Review Designs for 2020 George H.W. Bush Presidential $1 CoinThe Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a two-hour meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, April 14 to review and discuss candidate designs for the 2020 George H.W. Bush Presidential $1 Coin.

The CCAC is tasked with advising the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to all United States coins and medals […]

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Demand For Bullion Is High But Some Inventories Are LowThe recent jump in the price of gold due to stock market decreases and fear of the coronavirus has attracted new retail customers. The financial and public health concerns have also lured a return of many previous gold and silver bullion customers, but some inventories of physical bullion are low, according to members of the Accredited Precious Metals Dealer program (www.APMDdealers.org), a division of the nonprofit Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.org).

"The ‘Gold Rush’ of significantly higher prices that started almost a year ago for gold continues with more new customers entering the market as well as current or former customers now adding more precious metals to their investments. We’ve had reports of increases of 10 to 20 percent in recent business," said PNG-APMD President Richard Weaver […]

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Gold Logs First Gain in Five SessionsIn precious metals dealings Thursday, only palladium ended lower. Gold’s increase was its first in five sessions.

Gold for June delivery tacked on $46.30, or 2.9%, to settle at $1,637.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since Monday […]

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PMG Certifies ANA Bebee Collection of Uncut Banknote SheetsPaper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) was honored to recently certify nearly 20 uncut sheets of banknotes from the legendary ANA Bebee Collection. The sheets were submitted to PMG by the American Numismatic Association (ANA), the country’s largest nonprofit numismatic organization, which received the Bebee Collection in 1988.

Banknotes are printed in sheets that are then cut into individual notes for circulation. Uncut sheets of vintage US banknotes are exceedingly rare as typically only a handful were saved for presentation purposes […]

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Numismatics Markets Strong Amid Global CrisisAs the world faces an unprecedented economic and public health crisis brought on by the coronavirus COVID-19, the numismatic markets have demonstrated incredible resiliency. Indeed, coins and banknotes represent one of the rare pockets of stability, safety and even strength during this period of fear and uncertainty.

Significant volatility of the stock market is often a harbinger of increased investment in collectibles, and that has proven to be the case yet again since the coronavirus became a pandemic […]

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Precious Metals End Lower in April 2020 StartPrecious metals futures finished lower Wednesday, the first trading day of the month and new quarter. Their losses ranged from 0.3% for gold to 7.1% for palladium.

Gold for June delivery declined $5.20 to settle at $1,591.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the lowest since a week ago Monday, March 23 […]

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Gold and Palladium Surge in First Quarter 2020; U.S. Mint Bullion Sales ExplodeIn precious metals futures Tuesday, gold declined while silver, platinum and palladium climbed. Gains in silver and platinum were modest at less than 1%. Palladium, however, soared nearly 5%. Metal prices mostly declined in March and they logged divided performances for the first quarter of 2020.

Gold for June delivery dropped $46.60, or 2.8%, to settle at $1,596.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the lowest since a week ago Monday, March 23 […]

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