Monday, December 03, 2012
Royal Canadian Mint Sells Canada's First Gold Coins That Were Stored for Over 75 Years
Stored at the Bank of Canada for over 75 years after becoming part of the Government of Canada’s Exchange Fund Account, the highest quality of these $5 and $10 gold coins are now being offered for sale to convert the proceeds into quality fixed-income securities, while less visually appealing examples will be refined into 99.99% pure gold to liquidate the balance of the coin holdings.
"The 1912-14 $5 and $10 Canadian gold coins are at the source of the Royal Canadian Mint’s . . .
Read more at the Royal Canadian Mint