Latvia asks collectors to vote for its best collectors coin from the six issued in 2017

By |2018-04-03T18:38:38+01:00April 3rd, 2018|Categories: News Nuggets, Event, News, Bank of Latvia, Latvia|

Latvia asks collectors to vote for its best collectors coin from the six issued in 2017 Every year the Bank of Latvia asks coin collectors to vote for their favourite Latvian precious metal coin and this year is no exception. This producer has always punched well above their weight and has issued some very interesting and [...]

Australia is hosting the XXI Commonwealth Games and the Royal Australian Mint is issuing coins for it

By |2018-03-15T20:23:36+00:00March 15th, 2018|Categories: Event, Gilded, Australia, Gold, Sport, Silver, Royal Australian Mint|

Australia is hosting the XXI Commonwealth Games and the Royal Australian Mint is issuing coins for it Gold Coast 2018 is the name and location of the XXI Commonwealth Games, an international multi-sport event held by the Commonwealth of Nations every four years. Last held in Edinburgh, Scotland, the Gold Coast in [...]

Famous Sydney New Years fireworks event celebrated for the fifth time in a ten coin series

By |2017-11-01T23:48:16+00:00November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Event, Coloured, Australia, Silver, Royal Australian Mint|

Famous Sydney New Years fireworks event celebrated for the fifth time in a ten coin series Sydney's New Year celebrations are known throughout the world, both for being one of the first major cities to move into the latest calendar year, and for the huge fireworks display. Held in a harbour full [...]

The Royal Mint remembers the fallen with its new annual Remembrance Day poppy coin

By |2017-10-20T22:17:01+01:00October 20th, 2017|Categories: Event, History, Coloured, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint remembers the fallen with its new annual Remembrance Day poppy coin The Royal Mint is finally issuing its first ever official Remembrance Day coin for the United Kingdom after spending years issuing them for Alderney, the Channel Island closest to France. The design or format hasn't really been affected [...]

Russia celebrates the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students with a coloured silver coin

By |2017-09-14T11:55:58+01:00September 14th, 2017|Categories: Event, Coloured, Quick Look, Silver, Central Bank of Russia, Russia|

Russia celebrates the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students with a coloured silver coin Organised by a UN recognised group called the World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY), the World Festival of Youth and Students is an irregularly held event meant to embrace global youth solidarity for democracy and a rejection [...]

Traditional Kaziukas’ Fair showcased on latest proof silver coin from Lithuania

By |2017-05-19T11:42:26+01:00May 19th, 2017|Categories: Culture, Event, Coloured, Silver, Lietuvos Bankas, Lithuania|

Traditional Kaziukas' Fair showcased on latest proof silver coin from Lithuania Dating back to the early 17th century, Saint Casimir's Fair is a large annual folk arts and crafts fair held in Vilnius, in the Baltic state of Lithuania. Traditionally held in the markets and streets of Vilnius on the Sunday nearest [...]

CIT@TICC: Latest shaped silver coin is a beautiful tribute to Remembrance Day’s iconic poppy

By |2017-05-11T21:39:49+01:00April 28th, 2017|Categories: Event, History, Coloured, Silver, CIT Coin Invest, Cook Islands|

CIT's latest shaped silver coin is a beautiful tribute to Remembrance Day's iconic poppy There's no shortage of Remembrance Day coins released every year, especially over the last couple as we're running through a five-year centenary period for the First World War, but we haven't seen anything quite like Coin Invest Trust's [...]

Let’s start the year with a look at the Royal Mints 2017 themed circulating currency designs

By |2017-01-01T09:35:31+00:00January 1st, 2017|Categories: Bi-Metallic, Event, History, Gold, People, Science, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Let's start the year with a look at the Royal Mints 2017 themed circulating currency designs. In an impecable bit of timing, the Royal Mint has announced its new themed designs for British circulating and general commemorative currency for 2017. Obviously the big news is the arrival of an all-new bi-metallic [...]

Malaysia celebrates 50 years of FELCRA and its efforts to help its rural population

By |2016-12-27T20:48:09+00:00December 27th, 2016|Categories: Event, Coloured, Silver, Bank Negara Malaysia, Malaysia|

Malaysia celebrates 50 years of FELCRA and its efforts to help its rural population A new coin from Malaysia started to ship on the 21 December and in line with much of the Bank Negara's output, is themed around government and its influence on the country. This time out it's an organisation [...]

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