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Tag: Corona

CNG’s Market Report: Winter 2021

Due to the Covid pandemic the coin market changed in some ways and prices have raised in many sections. Michael Gasvoda from CNG takes a closer look and shares his view on the market situation and how it may develop.

End the Museum Lockdown!

Whilst Austria's museums are allowed to open again, the Swiss and German museums have been closed for months. Directors of nineteen museums in and around Basel now call to open up again these important places of education, cultural diversity, and emotional empowerment.

EVA Report: Covid-19 and the Vending Industry

EVA has published a report on what the lockdown means to Europe’s vending & OCS businesses, that both are linked to the coin industry through vending machines. It identifies the biggest threats and opportunities for suppliers and operators.

Royal Canadian Mint Donates $400,000 to Breakfast Club of Canada

The Royal Canadian Mint announced that its special Recognition Medal program to date has raised a total of $400,000 for the Breakfast Club of Canada COVID-19 Emergency Fund.

Investor Group Acquires PCGS for 700 Million Dollars

Collectors Universe certainly benefits from the pandemic. Since the beginning of the year, the company quintupled its market capitalization! However, the reason for this development wasn’t the coin business but the booming collectible sports cards industry.

Our Cartoon: Franklin’s World

Philologist, numismatist and cartoonist Claire Franklin provides insight into her daily thoughts. Recently, in a Syracusan area where the wearing of face masks is mandatory…

2021 Florida United Numismatists Convention in January Cancelled

The Florida United Numismatists Convention 2021 has been cancelled. However, the Summer FUN is still expected to take place.

Ross MacDiarmid to Be First MDC Executive Officer

The Mint Directors Conference has created the new position of MDC Executive Officer to fill the vacancy of the Secretary-General. In a virtual election MDC members voted for Ross MacDiarmid to be the first MDC Executive Officer.

Perth Mint Achieves Record Return

The Perth Mint has achieved a record pre-tax profit of $ 47.55 million for 2019-2020 boosting Australia’s economic recovery from Covid-19.

World Money Fair 2021 to Be Held Online – For Now

The World Money Fair 2021 will not take place in January in Berlin as previously planned. However, the event hasn’t been completely cancelled either...