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  • n. Plural form of Krugerrand.


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  • The break applies to gold, silver and other precious metals sold as coins or bars, such as Krugerrands or vintage silver dollars.

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  • "It has caused the premiums on the other precious coins such as Krugerrands and Maple Leafs to go up," said Gary Burton, owner of Burton's Rare Coins in Grants Pass. Latest Headlines

  • However, one ounce gold bullion coins such as Krugerrands or Britannias are by far the most popular for both small investors and high net worth individuals who see the advantages of owning legal tender bullion coins, either in their possession or in depositories, and recognise the advantages of the divisibility afforded by them.

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  • How about telling us a little about this "Ballistic Buffalo" you use to wring out those Krugerrands.

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  • I dearly love premium bullets, but shooting them these days is like firing Krugerrands down your barrel.

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  • Indeed the Glen Beck-Goldine controversy with NY Congressman Anthony Weiner is in part about what Rep Weiner calls misleading statements and fear-mongering on the part of Beck and Goldline, to use the 1933 Executive order to steer buyers into numismatic coins (and common date foreign gold coins) which were exempt under the 1933 confiscation order, rather than purchasing lower margin bullion products, such as American Gold Eagles, Krugerrands and the like.

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  • In January 1980, for instance, sales of Krugerrands dropped 42%, despite the rise in the price of gold.

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  • South Africa's international distributor of Krugerrands ran out of the popular gold coins, New York Federal Reserve President-elect Anthony Solomon was forced to dismiss rumors of a return to the gold standard, and the $1.6 trillion invested in gold exceeded the $1.4 trillion value of U.S. stocks.

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  • Rand Refinery, producer of the blank coins which the South African mint turns into Krugerrands, raised its output to 30,000 ounces in the first week of June, the highest rate of production since 1985.


  • So don't even think about draining your bank account and buying Krugerrands or American Eagles.

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