Perth Mint announces world’s largest gold coin

The Perth Mint of Australia used Twitter to announce a 1 tonne Gold Kangaroo coin. The 1 tonne weight is equal to 1,000 kilograms or 32,150.7466 troy ounces. Based on the current market price of gold, the coin has a value of more than US $55 million based on the gold content alone. The announcement … [Read the full story]