Its been almost a year since I wrote about investing in coins – Investment of a different Kind Buy collectible coins.
Gold and Silver prices have sea-sawed in this timeframe. We saw Gold hitting lows of 1536 and highs of 1794 whereas Silver went to highs of 37.14 and lows of 26.35.
But what happened to the value of coins?
The Bullion category like – American Silver Eagles, Austrian Phila and Canadian Maple leaves have moved slong with the silver price. However the Australian Mint – Kookaburras and Lunar Series, Chinese Pandas and Canadian wildlife series have shown reaonable appreciation.
The 2012 Lunar Dragon 1 oz Silver coin that was launched at SGD$60 a piece now sells for SGD$75 or more (25% appreciation)
The 2012 1 oz silver Panda moved from SGD$53 to SGD$60 (13% appreciation)
Canadian Wildlife Wolf 1 oz silver that was selling for SGD60 in the…
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