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The Royal canadian mint breaks new ground with double-sided extraordinarily high relief on gold and silver year of the dragon coins

The Royal Canadian Mint has once again raised the bar in the world of extreme relief by launching its first-ever coins dramatically defining a design in Extraordinarily High Relief (EHR) on both their obverse and reverse. 

Feb 06, 2024
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Royal Canadian Mint Commemorates Black History With Silver Coin Recognizing the Settlers of Amber Valley, Alberta

In launching the latest issue in its ongoing Commemorating Black History fine silver coin series, the Royal Canadian Mint is honouring the community of Amber Valley, Alberta, founded in 1910 by African American families from Oklahoma, Texas and other...

Jan 27, 2024
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Royal Canadian Mint Reports Profits and Performance for Q3 2023

The Royal Canadian Mint (the “Mint”) is announcing its financial results for the third quarter of 2023 that provide insight into its activities, the markets influencing its businesses and its expectations for the next 12 months.

Nov 23, 2023
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Royal Canadian Mint Unveils Canadian Effigy of His Majesty King Charles III

The 2023-dated $1 circulation coin becomes the first displaying the portrait of a new monarch in 70 years, after the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II graced Canada’s coins from 1953 to 2023. 

Nov 14, 2023
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From Mine to Mint: Royal Canadian Mint Introduces a New Single Mine Gold Maple Leaf Bullion Coin in Partnership With Newmont

In response to continuing market demand for greater transparency about the origins of precious metals, and to showcase its continually evolving refining capabilities, the Royal Canadian Mint has partnered with the world’s leading gold producer, Newmo...

Oct 04, 2023
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Royal Canadian Mint Honours Visionary Artist JEAN PAUL RIOPELLE on New $2 Circulation Coin

On the 100ᵗʰ anniversary of the birth of legendary visual artist Jean Paul Riopelle, the Royal Canadian Mint is issuing a new $2 circulation coin recognizing his status as one of Canada’s, and the world’s, most influential artists of the 20ᵗʰ century...

Oct 03, 2023
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aXedras and the Royal Canadian Mint collaborate on digitalization of provenance and product integrity

aXedras, a pioneer in digital solutions for supply chains of precious metals, is delighted to announce that it is collaborating with the Royal Canadian Mint (the Mint).

Sep 28, 2023
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Continue to Honour the Victims and Survivors of Residential, Day and Boarding Schools with the Royal Canadian Mint’s Truth and Reconciliation Keepsake

As National Truth and Reconciliation Day approaches, the Royal Canadian Mint is reminding people living across Canada that the Truth and Reconciliation Keepsake, a wearable acknowledgement of the truths behind the residential school experience on Fir...

Sep 26, 2023
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New Coins From The Royal Canadian Mint’s Opulence Collection Featuring Pink Diamonds From The Argyle Mine

The Royal Canadian Mint is adding to its luxurious and exclusive Opulence Collection with new pure platinum coins featuring some of the world’s rarest precious stones: pink diamonds from the famed Argyle mine.

Sep 07, 2023
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Royal Canadian Mint Reports Profits and Performance for Q2 2023

The Royal Canadian Mint (the “Mint”) is pleased to announce its financial results for the second quarter of 2023 that provide insight into its activities, the markets influencing its businesses and its expectations for the next 12 months.

Aug 18, 2023
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Royal Canadian Mint Special Examination Report Completed

The Royal Canadian Mint Special Examination Report by the Office of the Auditor General of Canada (OAG) was recently completed and accepted by the Mint’s Board of Directors.

Aug 11, 2023
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Royal Canadian Mint’s 5 oz. Pure Silver Coin – Canadian Ghost Ship Wins Coin of the Year Award in the Most Innovative Category

The Royal Canadian Mint is delighted that its 2022 5 oz. Pure Silver Coin – Canadian Ghost Ship has won the Coin of the Year Award in the Most Innovative category.

Aug 10, 2023
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