Trends

  • From the desk of…John Moore, VP Sales

From the desk of…John Moore, VP Sales

  • February 4, 2015

We created Inside Minting with the vision of making it an industry publication. This issue advances that goal with a new feature—a conversation between our Mint’s Interim President and CEO, Marc Brûlé, and Francisco Franco of the Casa da Moeda do Brasil about the experience of being a ...Read More

  • KRAUSE AWARDS: BEHIND THE SCENES

KRAUSE AWARDS: BEHIND THE SCENES

  • February 4, 2015

Every year since 1984, Krause Publications has convened an international panel of judges to declare one coin among thousands “Coin of the Year”. Krause Program Director David Harper sat down with Inside Minting to shed some light on the origins and inner workings of minting’s most prestigious award ...Read More

  • From the desk of…John Moore, VP Sales

From the desk of…John Moore, VP Sales

  • February 4, 2015

We created Inside Minting with the vision of making it an industry publication. This issue advances that goal with a new feature—a conversation between our Mint’s Interim President and CEO, Marc Brûlé, and Francisco Franco of the Casa da ...Read More

  • KRAUSE AWARDS: BEHIND THE SCENES

KRAUSE AWARDS: BEHIND THE SCENES

  • February 4, 2015

Every year since 1984, Krause Publications has convened an international panel of judges to declare one coin among thousands “Coin of the Year”. Krause Program Director David Harper sat down with Inside Minting to shed some light on the ...Read More

  • A personal invitation to Winnipeg

A personal invitation to Winnipeg

  • February 4, 2015

With the 2015 Currency Conference approaching, the Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to invite Central Bank and Monetary Authority delegates to Winnipeg for an exclusive pre-conference event on May 8.Our Mint is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of ...Read More

News

Innovation

  • Taking R&D from idea to delivery

Taking R&D from idea to delivery

  • February 4, 2015

Most organizations would be quick to acknowledge innovation as a priority – the key to ongoing evolution and competitive success. But what comes after that kind of declaration? How do you actually make innovation happen?

Business observers have noted there can sometimes be a wide gulf between aims and outcomes when it comes to innovation. Execution is challenging without the discipline and processes to guide discovery from one step to ...Read More

Business

  • Pioneering secure coinage together

Pioneering secure coinage together

  • February 4, 2015

Digital Non-destructive Activation technology (‘DNA’, for short) took coin security to a whole new level when it was announced in 2012. Florent Denjean of Arjowiggins Security and Pierre Justino of the Royal Canadian Mint reflect on the collaboration ...Read More

  • The world’s most secure bullion coins

The world’s most secure bullion coins

  • February 4, 2015

An industry-first and the world’s most advanced and comprehensive ecosystem to authenticate a bullion coin, Bullion DNA anti-counterfeiting technology unveiled by the Royal Canadian Mint at the 2013 World Money Fair has moved one step closer to full-scale ...Read More

O Canada

  • O CANADA

O CANADA

  • February 4, 2015

“Canadian heroes come from all walks of life—from the hockey rink to the halls of government,” says Royal Canadian Mint’s Vice-President of Marketing and Communications, Patrick Hadsipantelis. “Our job is to celebrate the full variety of exceptional Canadians.”

That celebratory role is in full swing at the Mint, with ...Read More

  • Mint celebrates Canadian excellence

Mint celebrates Canadian excellence

  • February 4, 2015

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to have contributed the insignia for the Order of Canada investiture ceremony held on November 21, 2014, at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.

“The excellence and innovation shown by members of the Order of Canada has been our inspiration in developing this new generation ...Read More

Meet the Experts

  • DAVID BUTLER, MANAGING DIRECTOR FOREIGN BUSINESS LINE

DAVID BUTLER, MANAGING DIRECTOR FOREIGN BUSINESS LINE

  • February 4, 2015

David Butler, new Managing Director of the Royal Canadian Mint’s Foreign Business Line, reflects on his first 100 days on the job, how to compete in today’s dynamic market, and what makes minting such an exciting global business.

INSIDE MINTING: You have a postgraduate diploma in international relations, a Masters of Business Administration, and have worked in other global industries such as aerospace and defence. What attracted you to this ...Read More