2015 Swiss Commemorative Coins


Last month, the Federal Mint Swissmint launched three new commemorative coins across a variety of themes. A bimetallic coin celebrates the descent from Alpine pastures, while silver coins feature the Solar Impulse project and celebrate 1,500 years of St. Maurice's Abbey. The bimetallic coin represents the fifth and final issue of a series on the topic of Swiss customs. One of Switzerland's … [Read More...]

Advance Libertad News: 2015 Magnificent Seven and Other Notes- Another Key Year?


Libertad collectors: it is time to shed some of the mystery and intrigue surrounding the 2015 mintages and releases. We’ve had years with special sets (2012 and 2013), and years of no sets (2011), so how about we have a year of status quo? Not exciting enough? Well, it is always the quiet ones that you have to worry about. Did anybody see 2014 ending up as a semi-key date, especially in the 2 … [Read More...]

Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 & Captain James T. Kirk Coins


The Perth Mint of Australia has started accepting orders for the first two coins in a new officially licensed series featuring famous captains and starships from Star Trek. The ten coin series will include five captains and five starship or space station coins from Star Trek The Original Series, Star Trek The Next Generation, Star Trek Deep Space Nine, Star Trek Voyager, and Star Trek … [Read More...]

Austria 2015 450th Anniversary of Spanish Riding School 20 Euro Silver Coin


The next coin to be released by the Austrian Mint will mark the 450th anniversary of the Spanish Riding School of Vienna, Austria. The Spanish Riding School is a traditional riding school for Lipizzan horses, which perform in the Winter Riding School (Winterreitschule) in the Hofburg Palace. It is the world's oldest and most famous equestrian academy and considered intangible cultural heritage … [Read More...]

France 2015 EUROPA 70 Years of Peace in Europe

2015 France Europa Peace

The Monnaie de Paris has released gold, silver, and base metal coins under this year's Europa European Silver Coin Program. Under the program, member countries of the European Union cooperate to issue coins celebrating common aspects of European identity with a different theme selected each year. The theme for this year is 70 Years of Peace in Europe. The reverse design of the coin features … [Read More...]

Royal Canadian Mint February 2015 New Releases


The Royal Canadian Mint has started accepting orders for another batch of new product releases. There are several new series offered by subscription, including a series showcasing the six different designs for the Canadian five-cent coin stuck in silver with gold plating. There are new releases within the ongoing series including Animal Eyes, Call of the Wild, Canadian Banknotes, and Small … [Read More...]

Perth Mint Goddesses of Olympus Coin Series and Other New Releases

Hera High Relief Coin

The Perth Mint has started accepting orders for their latest round of new product releases. This month's entries are led by the first release in a new Goddesses of Olympus series and coins from the ANZAC Spirit 100th Anniversary series. Additional coins include the latest releases in the Famous Ships that Never Sailed and Australian Age of Dinosaurs series as well as new officially licensed Disney … [Read More...]

New 2015 Releases from the Royal Australian Mint


The Royal Australian Mint has recently started accepting orders for a wide array of new releases. The new products cover themes including Australian bravery, the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Landing, and the 50th Anniversary of the Royal Australian Mint. The latest coins are available from the Australian Road Signs and Saltwater Crocodiles series. All of the coins and sets can be found in … [Read More...]

2015 Sir Winston Churchill UK £20 Silver Coin


The Royal Mint has started accepting orders for the third release within the "£20 for £20" silver coin series. The coin honors Sir Winston Churchill on the 50th anniversary of his death. Churchill had served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. He is regarded as one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th century, won the Nobel Prize for … [Read More...]

Royal Canadian Mint New Product Releases January 2015


The Royal Canadian Mint has started accepting orders for their first batch of new product releases for 2015. This month's selections are focused more on Canadian themes as compared to some previous months which offered a greater diversity of themes. The new releases highlight the 50th anniversary of the Canadian flag and the 200th anniversary of the birth of Canada's first Prime Minister. A new … [Read More...]