Round Pound Update – 300% Profit in Less Than a Month

Well I’m just back from posting out the 44th round pound coin sold through my huge eBay listing over the past four weeks. It was a pretty “ordinary” Royal Shield Pound Coin, one of the 27,625,600 released into circulation by the Royal Mint on 2009. There were no unusual features, no special characteristics or finishes; … More Round Pound Update – 300% Profit in Less Than a Month

Round Pound Mania

Well the penny (or should that be pound) has finally dropped in the mainstream media that the introduction of the UK’s new 12-sided pound coin means the current crop of round pound coins in use will soon be removed from circulation. The first wave of coverage this week has been a call to action for … More Round Pound Mania

WWF 50p Price Increase Mirrors Kew's Surge Following Media Attention

Like most people who keep an eye on the market for modern UK coins, I was immediately interested in late November when I spotted internet chatter about the latest ¬†newspaper article on a coin worth far more than its face value. This time it was the fifty pence coin issued in 2011 to commemorate 50 … More WWF 50p Price Increase Mirrors Kew's Surge Following Media Attention