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2014-10-21 08:29:49

OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Ten years after breaking new ground by launching the world's first coloured circulation coin on October 21, 2004, the Royal Canadian Mint has continuously raised the bar on innovation within the minting industry by introducing new technologies and coinage solutions. "The Royal Canadian Mint is a great example of made-in-Canada innovation," said the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance and Minister responsible for the Royal Canadian Mint. "The Mint...

2014-10-14 08:25:37

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- APMEX announces the launch of the 2015 ¾ oz Silver Canadian Grey Wolf Coin from the world-renowned Royal Canadian Mint. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/151938 The coin's unique design portrays one of the most mysterious and stunning animals on earth, the Grey Wolf. Royal Canadian Mint Senior Manager of Communications Alex Reeves noted about the design, "The wolf is reflective of Canada and its identity, but it's...

2014-09-05 08:21:02

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Edmund C. Moy, the 38th Director of the United States Mint, will be the new Chief Strategist for gold-backed IRA provider Fortress Gold Group, the company announced today. In that capacity, Mr. Moy will provide the company with objective expert analysis of the markets for precious metals, as well as monetary and fiscal policy, traditional and digital currencies, with an emphasis on U.S. and global economies. "Fortress Gold...

2014-09-03 23:03:46

KMG Gold Recycling® is proud to offer their customers high-quality customer service and the products they desire, including a wide range of gold bullion in the form of gold coins and bars. (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 Both gold and silver bullion coins and bars are popular with investors and collectors because they protect against inflation and deflation in a way that cash is unable to. Though gold is generally not used as currency anymore, many mints across the world produce their...

2014-08-25 12:21:57

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25th, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Mint and the National Park Service will celebrate the launch of the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. The ceremony will take place in the site's parking area at 10 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time (MDT). Highlights of the free event include a coin exchange where the public can trade their cash for $10 rolls of the new Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter. WHAT: Great Sand Dunes National Park...

2014-07-10 12:23:34

Joins Select List to Purchase Gold and Platinum Bullion Coins Directly from U.S. Mint OKLAHOMA CITY, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- APMEX, Inc., one of the nation's largest online precious metals companies, is now an Authorized Purchaser with the United States Mint to purchase gold and platinum bullion coins directly from the United States Mint. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140709/125748 Previously, APMEX was an Authorized Purchaser of the United States Mint silver...

2014-05-22 16:23:26

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Join officials from the United States Mint and the National Park Service for the official launch of the Arches National Park quarter on Friday, June 6, 2014. The ceremony will take place at the Arches National Park Visitor Center at 9 a.m. Mountain Daylight Time (MDT). Invited guests include Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer J. Cox and Moab Mayor Dave Sakrison. Highlights of the free event include a coin exchange where the public can...

2014-04-04 12:25:57

Latest quarter honors Shenandoah National Park in Va. FRONT ROYAL, Va., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States Mint today launched the America the Beautiful Quarters(®) Program coin honoring Shenandoah National Park in Va. This is the 22nd coin in the bureau's America the Beautiful Quarters Program, a multi-year initiative to honor national parks and other national sites. The coin's reverse (tails) design depicts a day hiker taking in the view from Little Stony Man...

2014-03-28 16:21:20

Morgan Gold Chief Strategist Urges Gold as Investment Choice at First of Quarterly Webinars TORRANCE, Calif., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gold will be increasingly an important investment in 2014, as the Federal Reserve continues its tapering policy and financial markets become increasingly volatile. That's a key assessment from former U.S. Mint Director Edmund C. Moy, who now serves as Chief Strategist for Morgan Gold, a gold-backed IRA provider. Mr. Moy made his comments at...

2014-03-27 12:27:09

Baseball legends and Congressional leaders introduce coin today on Capitol Hill WASHINGTON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Baseball Hall of Fame and the United States Mint today unveiled the first-ever curved commemorative coin to honor the 75th anniversary of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. The coin goes on sale today. At a launch event on Capitol Hill, Hall of Famers Joe Morgan and Brooks Robinson joined Treasurer of the United States Rosie...


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