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Your guide to buying a silver bullion coin

Bullion coins are some of the most sought-after coins in the world, often selling out and causing stock shortages at major national mints. So what do you get for your money? And why should you buy one? Well the key … Continue reading

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Britannia DateStamp™ Silver Sets: sold out in 15 days

Just 15 days since it went on sale, the complete 495 edition of DateStamp™ “958” and “999” Silver Britannia Set has been fully reserved by collectors looking to capture an unprecedented, never-to-be-repeated moment in the history of this most iconic of … Continue reading

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Royal Mint abandons Britannia Silver

After 25 years the Royal Mint has abandoned Britannia Silver as a standard for UK coins. First introduced under the 1696 Coinage Act to combat the melting down of sterling silver coins, the Royal Mint most recently revived the standard … Continue reading

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