Gold Bullion Coins
Gold bullion coins offer an opportunity to own assets with worldwide value. Gold being a precious metal gives it inherent value that will never go away. For thousands of years, gold has been used as currency, and as long as it remains rare, it will continue to do so. Gold bullion coins are valued by their mass and purity, rather than a face value. Face values assigned to gold bullion coins are always much lower than their actual value. Below are the gold bullion coins available from National Coin Broker.
Bullion Coins: American Gold Eagle
The production of gold coins for circulation ended in 1933, and many of the coins from the final years were melted following President Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s Executive Order 6102 of April 5, 1933. The purpose of the Order was broadly outlined: “I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States of America É do hereby prohibit the hoarding of gold coin, gold bullion, and gold certificates within the continental United […]
Bullion Coins: American Gold Buffalo
American Gold Buffalo Bullion Coins are the first .9999 fine 24-karat gold coins ever struck by the United States Mint. Production of the American Gold Buffalo coins is authorized by Public Law 109-145, dated December 22, 2005, also known as the Presidential $1 Coin Act of 2005. The new American Buffalo Gold coin’s obverse and reverse designs feature images
The Native American depiction on the American Gold Buffalo coins obverse is believed to be […]
Bullion Coins: Canadian Gold Maple Leaf
The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf is the official bullion gold coin of Canada, and is produced by the Royal Canadian Mint. The brainchild of Walter Ott, it is one of the purest gold regular-issue coins in the world with a gold content of .9999 millesimal fineness (24 carats), with some special issues .99999 fine. That is, the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf contains virtually no base metals at all—only gold, […]
The Vienna Philharmonic coin is struck from pure, 999.9 fine (24 karats) gold. It is issued every year, in four different face values, sizes and weights. According to the World Gold Council, it was the best-selling gold coin worldwide in 1992, 1995 and 1996.
Because the Vienna Philharmonic gold coin is legal tender in Austria with actual face value, it is backed by the Austrian government, making it an incredibly safe and secure gold coin […]
The Gold Krugerrand is a South African gold coin, first minted in 1967 to help market South African gold. The coin proved popular, and by 1980 the Krugerrand accounted for 90% of the gold coin market.
It is produced by the South African Mint, and offered in one ounce, a half ounce, a quarter ounce and a tenth ounce of actual gold weight.
Private mints have attempted to capitalize off the popularity of the coin, minting […]
The Australian Gold Kangaroo was a gold bullion coin minted by the Perth Mint. The Australian Gold Kangaroo have been minted in denominations of 1/20 oz, 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/2 oz, 1 oz, 2 oz, 10 oz, and 1 kg of 24 carat gold. They have legal tender status in Australia and are one of few legal tender bullion gold coins to change their design every year, another being the Chinese Gold Panda.
This and […]
The Chinese Gold Panda is a series of gold bullion coins issued by the People’s Republic of China. The official mint of the People’s Republic of China introduced the Chinese Gold Panda bullion coins in 1982. The panda design changes every year (with a single exception) and the Chinese Gold Panda come in different sizes and denominations, ranging from 1/20 troy oz. to 1 troy oz. (and larger ones as well).
China issued its first […]