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Perth Mint Introduces Australian Platypus Platinum Bullion Coins

Perth Mint Introduces Australian Platypus Platinum Bullion Coins

March 4, 2011

On March 1, 2011, the Perth Mint of Australia introduced a new platinum investment coin to complement the gold and silver offerings of their official bullion program. The Perth Mint has not offered a platinum investment coin since the withdrawal of the Platinum Koala in 2000, however they do produce certain platinum numismatic coins. The Australian

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Perth Mint Forecasts Jump in Silver Coin Sales

Perth Mint Forecasts Jump in Silver Coin Sales

November 26, 2010

The Perth Mint is operated by Gold Corporation, which is wholly owned by the Government of Western Australia. The Perth Mint currently refines all of the gold mined in Australia, as well as gold from surrounding countries, and scrap gold from Asia. In addition, they refine substantial quantities of silver. The

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Gold and Silver Paper and Physical Markets Realign

Gold and Silver Paper and Physical Markets Realign

May 13, 2009

Late last year and early this year, a continual observation of the gold and silver markets was the disconnect between the prices quoted on paper markets and the prices that you would actually need to pay to buy physical precious metals. In the past few weeks premiums for physical gold and silver have

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Perth Mint to Resume Gold & Silver Sales

Perth Mint to Resume Gold & Silver Sales

December 11, 2008

Today the Perth Mint announced that it will resume taking orders for gold and silver bullion coins on January 12, 2009. Sales of bullion products have been suspended since November 22, making

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Can the US Mint Handle Demand for the Ultra High Relief Gold Double Eagle?

Can the US Mint Handle Demand for the Ultra High Relief Gold Double Eagle?

December 4, 2008

For much of the year, the United States Mint has been touting the upcoming recreation of what they have called the “nation’s most beautiful coin.” Augustus Saint Gaudens’ design for the Ultra High Relief Gold Double Eagle

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Perth Mint Suspends Gold Sales

Perth Mint Suspends Gold Sales

November 21, 2008

Another major Mint has succumbed to the unrelenting demand for physical precious metals. Today the Perth Mint announced that they will be forced to cease taking orders until January. Although

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