The five-coin fractional set with Mint’s Silver Maple Leaf bullion was first minted in 1988 and celebrated its 25th anniversary this year. Continue reading
A while ago, silver prices were slowly surging in an undetected manner. However, its counterpart, gold, outshone the white metal regardless of its better performance and huge profits. Continue reading
The Royal Canadian Mint has issued a public offering of exchange-traded receipts (ETRs) under the new Canadian Silver Reserves Program. Each ETR is the proof of ownership of physical silver bullion, held with the Mint at its reserve facilities. The Canadian Silver Reserves Program denotes further expansion of the Mint and its success in core bullion and refinery. Continue reading
The rising prices of silver have been attributed to India’s renewed interest in white metal. In the third quarter of 2012, silver prices rose 25% thanks to increased volatility and healthy returns on silver ETFs. This behaviour change has subsequently attracted investors who have typically favoured gold investments, including gold’s own country – India. Continue reading
According to the latest report of the United States Mint, sales of silver bullion coins rose 13.4 % in September, the highest since January.