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News

8/20/15
New Set Composites Online
Ukraine Commemoratives Silver 2 Hryvni, Proof (2014-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Silver Hryvnia, Circulation Strikes (2011-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Gold 2 Hryvnia, Circulation Strikes (2012-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Gold 5 Hryvnia, Circulation Strikes (2011-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Gold 10 Hryvnia, Circulation Strikes (2012-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Gold 20 Hryvnia, Circulation Strikes (2011-Present)
Ukraine Bullion Complete Set, Circulation Strikes (2011-Present) 

8/17/15
ANA Images
We had a great time at the PCGS Awards Luncheon in Rosemont, IL last Friday. Please enjoy these pictures from the Scrapbook. Click here.

7/27/15
PCGS Luncheon
Your RSVPs were due Friday for the August 14th luncheon in Rosemont, IL. If you have not yet emailed your RSVP, please do so asap. We still have some seating available. Please email [email protected].

New Set Composites Online
2015 Eagle First Strike Mint Set
2015 Eagle Mint Set
2015 Eagle First Strike Proof Set 
2015 Eagle Proof Set

7/10/15
Judging is underway for the 2015 Set Registry awards. Winners will be announced later this month. Invitations to the PCGS Awards luncheon to be held in Chicago on August 14th were mailed out last month. If you did not receive your invitation, please email [email protected]. Your RSVP is due by July 24th.

6/16/15
Vote for your Favorite Digital Album
Click here to vote for the Best Digital Album in the 2015 PCGS Set Registry awards. The poll will remain open until 2pm PST on June 30th. If you are not a member of the Collectors Universe Message Boards, sign up today. It's free to join.

6/2/15
2015 Set Registry Awards
The deadline for this year's awards is Tuesday, June 30th. All sets must be updated by 2PM PST. For more information, please click here. Don't forget to email [email protected] your nominations for Best Digital Albums. To view the albums, click here. The PCGS Set Registry award luncheon will be Friday, August 14th, in Rosemont, IL. Email invitations will be sent mid-June.
 
5/22/15
Top Pop Bonuses in Basic Sets Rolled Out
Today we rolled out the change to the way the bonuses are calculated in the Basic sets. This will give Top Pop bonuses to First Strike, PL, DMPL, and other "labeled" coins should they be the highest graded for the slot. The calculations of the sets will take three to four days. 

5/14/15
Top Pop Bonuses in Basic Sets
We are making a change in the basic sets which will add First Strike coins into the Top Pop mix. We are hoping to roll out this change next week. 

5/11/15
Top Pop Bonus Modifications Updating this Week
We have rolled out the updates to the Top Pop Bonus plan. It will take 7-10 days for all the sets in the Registry to recalculate. Should you have any questions, please email [email protected]. Thank you.

5/5/15
Modifications to the Top Pop Bonuses are Coming Soon!
Click here to read the details.

5/1/15
New Coin Additions
Beginning 5/1/15 all new pre-2015 coins will be added to set composites as optional. These coins will become required after the Set Registry awards deadline on 6/30/15. 2015 coinage will remain optional throughout the year.

4/21/15
New Set Composites Online
Congo (Reform), Circulation Strikes (1967)
Congo (Zaire) Makuta, Circulation Strikes (1973-1978)

4/17/15
New Set Composites Online
Ghana Decimal Pesewa Coinage, Circulation Strikes (1965-1984)
Ghana Decimal Pesewa Coinage, Proof (1967)
Ghana Republic Medallic Coinage Crowns, Proof (1965)

4/14/15
New Set Composites Online
Ghana Republic Coinage, Circulation Strikes (1958)
Ghana Republic Coinage, Proof (1958)

3/23/15
New Set Composites Online
Macau "Round Portuguese Shield" Set, Circulation Strikes (1952-1980)
Macau Provas, Special Strikes (1952-1975)

3/19/15
New Set Composites Online
Canadian Elizabeth II Nickel Dollars, Proofs (1981-1987)
Canadian Elizabeth II Nickel/Bronze Loon Dollars, Proofs (1987 to date)

3/18/15
New Set Composites Online
2007 Canadian PL Set
2006 Canadian PL Set
2003 Canadian PL Set
2002 Canadian PL Set
2001 Canadian PL Set
2000 Canadian PL Set
2000W Canadian PL Set 
Baltic Country Denomination Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1922-1939)

3/16/15
New Set Composites Online
French Modern Republics Decimal Coinage Type Set (1870-1959)

2/25/15
New Set Composites Online
Mongolian 1925 Mint Set
Palau Dollar Marine Life Protection (1992-present)

2/17/15
New Set Composite Online
Large Cents Die Variety Set by Newcomb, Circulation Strikes (1816-1839)

2/16/15
New Set Composites Online
Finland Republic Denomination Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1919-1962)
Finland Complete Denomination Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1864-1962)
Finland 100 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1956-1960)
Finland 200 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1956-1959)
Finland 500 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1951-1952)

2/12/15
New Set Composites Online

Finland Markka, Circulation-Strikes (1921-1940)
Finland Markka, Circulation Strikes (1940-1951)
Finland Markka, Circulation Strikes (1943-1952)
Finland Markka, Circulation Strikes (1952-1962)
Finland 5 Markka, Circulation-Strikes (1928-1946)
Finland 5 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1946-1952)
Finland 5 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1952-1962)
Finland 10 Markka, Circulation-Strikes (1928-1939)
Finland 10 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1952-1962)
Finland 20 Markka, Circulation-Strikes (1931-1939)
Finland 20 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1952-1962)
Finland 50 Markka, Circulation Strikes (1952-1962)

2/11/15
2014 Kennedy Anniversary Coins
PCGS is reclassifying the 2014 Kennedy half dollars from commemoratives to half dollars. Set composites will be updated in the next week to reflect these changes. Should you have any questions, please contact [email protected].

2/6/15
New Set Composites Online
Finland 5 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1941-1943)
Finland 10 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1919-1940)
Finland 10 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1941-1943)
Finland 10 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1943-1945)
Finland 25 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1921-1940)
Finland 25 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1941-1943)
Finland 25 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1943-1945)
Finland 50 Pennia, Circulation-Strikes (1921-1940)
Finland 50 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1940-1943)
Finland 50 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1943-1948)

2/5/15
Digital Coin Albums!
Browse all the wonderful new digital albums that have been created. Use the Digital Coin Albums link at the top of the page.

2/3/15
New Set Composites Online
Finland Denomination Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1864-1917)
Finland Penni, Circulation Strikes (1919-1924)
Finland 5 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1918-1940)

1/23/15
New Set Composites Online

Finland 10 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1865-1917)
Finland 50 Penna, Circulation Strkes (1864-1893)
Finland 2 Markkaa, Circulation Strikes (1865-1908)

1/22/15
New Set Composites Online
Finland Penni, Circulation Strikes (1864-1916)
Finland 5 Pennia, Circulation Strikes (1865-1917)

1/14/15
New Set Composites Online
Canadian Gold 5th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian Mint Million Dollar Coin, Proof (2012)
Panama Type Set, Circulation Strikes (1904-1962)

1/2/15
Happy New Year!

In the next week you will notice that 2014 coins will be required in the modern coin sets. We will begin adding 2015 coins as optional throughout the year as the new coin numbers are created.

1/28/09
PCGS Luncheon videos available for viewing online:

You will need Adobe Flash Player installed on your web browser in order to view these videos.
     August 2009 - PCGS Set Registry Awards Presentation and Tour of the CoinFacts website
PCGS Set Registry awards were presented by Collectors Universe and PCGS Founder, David Hall.  In addition, Ron Guth, President of CoinFacts, gave a presentation on the new CoinFacts website.
     August 2008 - PCGS Set Registry Awards Presentation and Price Guide Enhancements
Ron Guth presents awards to the 2008 winners and David Hall discusses new price guide features.
     August 2008 - Panel Discussion on Copper Coinage
Panelists Stewart Blay, Steven Ellsworth, Denis Loring, Richard Snow and Andrew Skrabalak discuss collecting copper.
     January 2008 - The History of Grading presented by Ron Guth, Q&A Session with David Hall
     January 2006 - Grading Summit. Q. David Bowers, David Hall, Jim Halperin, Dr. Donald H. Kagin, Julian Leidman and Scott A. Travers participated in a panel discussion about the history of grading, the grading scale, and the future of grading which also included a discussion on whether or not the rare coin market should adopt a 100-point grading scale.
     January 2005 - The Good Old Days. Discussing “What Was the Coin Market like in the 1950s and 1960s?” was Q. David Bowers, David Hall, Art Kagin and Julian Leidman. This very entertaining video gives you a rare opportunity to hear the delightful stories of Art Kagin, who passed away in July, 2005.