Royal Canadian Mint Silver
You can explore and buy silver and silver coins from world-renowned mints, like the Royal Canadian Mint, directly through our secure website. And when you choose to store your coins with us, you can enjoy free storage and zero commission on any items you resell to us.
What is the Royal Canadian Mint?
The Royal Canadian Mint was founded in 1908 to address the need for a domestic mint in Canada. Prior to its inception, Canadian coins were produced in the Royal Mint in London. In 1976, the mint became a Crown corporation owned by the Canadian government. Over the years, the mint has played a crucial role in producing Canada's circulation coins, commemorative coins and refining precious metals.
Today, the Royal Canadian Mint is recognized globally for its high-quality coinage and innovative products.
What are the different products of the Royal Canadian Mint?
The Royal Canadian Mint produces various coins, including Canada’s circulating coins, for everyday transactions. The mint is also responsible for creating bullion coins, with the Maple Leaf silver coin being one of the most widely recognized coins globally. These coins, along with the Royal Canadian Mint gold coins, are popular among investors for their high purity and iconic designs.
The mint also releases a wide range of collectible coins, including themed series like the Wildlife Series, Birds of Prey, and various commemoratives. These coins often feature unique designs, special finishes, and limited mintage, making them attractive to collectors.
At GOLD AVENUE, you can purchase the iconic 1 oz Maple Leaf silver coin tax-free, which is part of our VAT-free silver coins. At GOLD AVENUE, you have the option to purchase silver products without paying VAT, provided they are stored in our secure Swiss vaults. While you can always opt to have them delivered to your home, please note that VAT will be applicable upon delivery.
Why invest in Royal Canadian Mint silver coins?
Investing in Royal Canadian Mint silver coins can be a great choice for several reasons.
First, these coins are globally recognized and renowned for their exceptional purity, particularly in the Silver Maple Leaf series. The variety of captivating designs, including limited editions and commemorative releases, appeals to both collectors and investors.
The mint is also backed by the Canadian government, which adds a layer of trust, and the incorporation of advanced security features ensures authenticity.
Overall, the Royal Canadian Mint silver coins offer an investment opportunity that combines quality craftsmanship with global appeal.
And when you’re deciding when to buy one of these silver coins, you can check the current silver prices to ensure you’re aware of the current market and make an informed decision.
Differences between Royal Canadian Mint silver coins and other silver coins
The Royal Canadian Mint silver coins stand out among precious metals due to their exceptional purity, with the Silver Maple Leaf series being recognized for its 99.99% fine silver content.
The distinct designs, including the iconic maple leaf, and diverse themes make the coins visually appealing and sought after by global collectors and investors looking to buy silver coins. The Royal Canadian Mint is also known for its advanced security features, such as micro-engraved radial lines, enhancing the coins’ authenticity.
Furthermore, the mint's commitment to technological innovations and frequent releases of limited-edition and commemorative coins contribute to the uniqueness of the mint’s silver offerings. While other mints produce high-quality silver coins, the combination of purity, design, security, and innovation make the Canadian Mint silver coins a popular choice among investors and collectors.
How to store your silver coins
Although you can ship and store your products to your home, you’ll need to ensure you have the right insurance cover and a secure safe. This might become costly in the long run. But with our simple and unique storage solution, you can store your silver coins for free (up to €10,000/£8,500) in our highly secure vaults in Switzerland.
They’re independent of the banking system and insured against any theft, loss, and damages. And with 24/7 access, you can sell your silver coins back to us immediately, all without any commission. You can access your account anytime to check how your savings are doing using the Wallet performance tool and decide when it’s a good time to buy or sell.
The different mints that produce silver coins
There are multiple other world-renowned mints that produce high-quality silver coins with beautiful designs. These include: