Silver Eagle Bullion Coins Sold Out at Record 44,006,000 Ounces


On December 24, 2014, the United States Mint announced that the American Silver Eagle bullion coins were officially sold out for the year. The sales total of 44,006,000 ounces set a new annual sales record. This is now the sixth time in seven years that the bullion coins have set a new annual sales record. […]

American Silver Eagle Bullion Coin Sales in Record Territory


Sales of the United States Mint’s American Silver Eagle bullion coins have moved into record territory. The year to date sales total has now reached 42,864,000 ounces, just surpassing the prior annual record sales total of 42,675,000 ounces established in 2013. This represents the sixth time in seven years that the one ounce silver bullion […]

Availability Dates for 2015 American Gold and Silver Eagles

American Gold Eagle

The United States Mint has announced the year end ordering policy for 2014-dated gold and silver bullion coins as well as the on-sale dates for upcoming 2015-dated bullion coins. The announcement covered the American Silver Eagle, American Gold Eagle, and American Gold Buffalo bullion coins. Production for both the 2014-dated Gold Eagle and Gold Buffalo […]

US Mint To Resume Silver Eagle Bullion Sales Under Allocation

2014 Silver Eagle

Last week, the United States Mint had informed their network of authorized purchasers that they were temporarily sold out of American Silver Eagle bullion coins. The Mint had cited “tremendous demand” following the recent drop in the market price of silver. The Mint now anticipates resuming sales for the silver bullion coins on Monday, November […]

Royal Canadian Mint Launches 10 oz. 99.99% Pure Silver Bullion Bar

10 oz Silver Bullion Bar

The Royal Canadian Mint has expanded their line of bullion products with a new 10 ounce 99.99% pure silver bullion bar. “The Royal Canadian Mint is committed to offering precious metal investors the best combination of quality and value by delivering superior bullion products through innovation,” said Marc Brûlé, Interim President and CEO of the […]

US Mint Resumes Sales of One-Tenth Ounce Gold Eagles

one-tenth ounce Gold Eagle

After a suspension of more than a month, the United States Mint has resumed accepting orders from authorized purchasers for one-tenth ounce American Gold Eagle bullion coins. Allocations have also been lifted for the White Mountain National Forest Five Ounce Silver Bullion Coins. On April 22, 2013, the Mint had informed their network of authorized […]

US Mint Increases Gold, Silver, and Platinum Product Prices as Precious Metals Fall

Proof Silver Eagle

Precious metals are currently showing declines from year ago levels, yet the United States Mint has recently implemented a series price increases for gold, silver, and platinum numismatic products. Collectors who may have been hoping to pick up lower priced numismatic coins following the pull back in precious metals will no doubt be dismayed by […]

American Silver Eagle Bullion Coins Move Into Record Territory


Based on the latest available figures, the United States Mint’s American Silver Eagle bullion coins have moved into record monthly sales territory. This occurs despite the fact that the coins have been suspended or unavailable for more than half of the month. Sales of the one ounce Silver Eagle bullion coins have now reached 7,130,000 […]

RCM Rationing 2013 Silver Maple Leaf Bullion Coins

2013 Silver Maple Leaf Coin

Amidst a surge in demand, the Royal Canadian Mint has started rationing 2013 Silver Maple Leaf bullion coins at the primary distributor level. This follows the news earlier this month that the United States Mint had temporarily sold out of their 2013-dated silver bullion coins after receiving orders for more than 6 million coins and […]