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The Royal Canadian Mint in Ottawa.
The Royal Canadian Mint in Ottawa.
(Blair Gable/© Blair Gable Photography, 2009)

Mint launches $100-million silver fund IPO

After experimenting with a highly successful gold offering, the Royal Canadian Mint is now marketing its second trust product. This time it’s for silver.

The deal has been in the works for some time. When marketing the last offering, the Mint came right out and said that it had a silver deal on its radar. Ten months later, that idea came to fruition.