Good & Bad News – Retiring the Morgan Dollar Silver Round Dies

Let’s start with the bad news: After more than six years of stamping the 1 ounce silver rounds with the Morgan Dollar design, Regency Mint announced that these coining dies with that design have been retired. It is estimated that 150,000 rounds with this Morgan design were minted between 2008 and August of 2014. Now, are you ready for the Good News?

Regency Mint has redesigned their Morgan round, and will begin selling them September 2014. This new Morgan design features ...

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Regency Mint featured in Coin Word News

Regency mint was featured in Coin World News for some of the innovative bimetallic products we created using a US Mint canceled die. The article reads:

Eighteen years after the U.S. Mint retired a Proof 1995-P Atlanta Centennial Olympics silver dollar die from production, the private Regency Mint in Orem, Utah, resurrected its use to strike medals.

The United States Mint sold canceled dies from the Atlanta Olympics program as collector products for $49 each in 1997. The privately ...

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London Silver Fix

On May 14, 2014 it was announced that one of the three banks involved with the fixing of the price of silver for the London Silver Market would cease to do so as of August 14, 2014.  The announcement fundamentally ends an industry benchmark that has been performed continuously since 1897.

So, what is the “London Silver Fix”, and why do we need it?  The London Silver Market Fixing Ltd serves as a brokerage for mines and refineries to sell silver ...

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Rules of the Military Challenge Coin

Did you know that many members of our armed forced trade and collect coins? These are not just regular nickels and dimes, but rather custom made medals called Military Challenge Coins. The following are the Rules of the Military Challenge Coin:

  1. A “Coin Check” consists of a challenge and response. A challenge is initiated by either holding your coin in the air or slamming it on a table or floor and yelling “Coin Check!”
  2. The individual(s) challenged must respond by showing ...
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History of the Military Challenge Coin

What most people do not understand is that the history of the Military Challenge Coin goes much deeper than just a coin. During World War I, American volunteers from all parts of the country filled the newly formed flying squadrons. Some were wealthy scions attending colleges such as Yale and Harvard who quit in midterm to join the war. In one squadron, a wealthy lieutenant ordered medallions struck in solid bronze carrying the squadron emblem for every member of his ...

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New Gold Rounds from Regency Mint

Regency Mint announces its new line of Gold rounds to the bullion market. The rounds are being minted in 24 karat .9999 fine gold in various fractional sizes. Our goal is to create a more affordable alternative to the American Gold Eagle coins made by the US Mint. There is a lack of American made fractional gold bullion in the market, and we hope to supply our customers with attractive gold rounds that are literally worth their weight in gold.

These ...

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Regency Mint Announces New 2014 Silver Round – 2014 coin design

Of the new 2014 coin designs being introduced this year, we are excited to introduce Regency Mint’s New 2014 Statue of Liberty silver rounds. This new addition to our arsenal of minted silver bullion, features a majestic eagle on the reverse with the Latin words “Deo Est Gloria” on the raised banner, meaning “Glory to God.” If you look closely you will notice a double dated “2014” year on the obverse. The die was slightly out of alignment during the ...

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Regency Mint Buys Mint from California

In our quest to serve our customers better, Regency Mint just purchased another coining mint out of Grass Valley, California. With this acquisition came all of the minting equipment that is being transported to Regency’s headquarters in Utah. This video is to include our customers and dealers in this exciting purchase, because you are the reason for our growth. Thank You!

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