2015 Netball World Cup Silver Proof Dome Coin

The Royal Australian Mint will release a new dome-shaped coin to mark the 14th Netball World Cup to be hosted in Sydney, Australia in August 2015. Held every four years since the world cup’s inception in 1963, Australia previously hosted the Netball World Cup on two occasions, in Perth in 1967 and in Sydney in […]

2015 500 Years of Riga Castle 5 Euro Silver Coin

On June 17, the Bank of Latvia launched a new collector coin to mark the 500th anniversary of Riga Castle. This important symbol of Latvia is a characteristic feature of the Riga skyline and has been witness to the power or weakness of rulers for centuries. The obverse of the square shaped coin features the […]

2015 Mask of the Slovak Region 100 Francs CFA Gold Coin

The first of the new “investment royalty coins” produced by the Kremnia Mint of Slovakia is now available. These coins are issued as legal tender in the Republic of the Congo and feature ritual masks of the world regions. Last year, the Kremnica Mint had distributed a news release and survey to customers indicating that […]

2015 150 Years of Firefighting in Latvia 5 Euro Silver Coin

Last month, the Bank of Latvia released a new collector coin commemorating 150  years of firefighting in Latvia. The coin honors firefighters and rescuers for their professionalism and heroic acts of bravery for the good of the nation. In Latvia, the very first firefighters’ brigade was formed in 1845 in Daugavpils, then Dinaburg of Vitebsk […]

2015 Coastal Waters $200 for $200 Silver Coin

The Royal Canadian Mint has released the second coin within the $200 for $200 series. The popular format, which spans several different denominations, offers a 99.99% pure silver coin for its legal tender face value. The $200 for $200 coins are being released within a design series entitled “Landscapes of the North”, which features 360 […]

Perth Mint New Product Releases June 2015

The Perth Mint of Australia has started accepting orders for many new product releases. This includes the latest coins in the Goddesses of Olympus, Australian Antarctic Territory, Deadly and Dangerous, Australian Age of Dinosaurs, and Disney Princesses series. There are also some high relief gold and silver proof coins, which unfortunately are not available for […]