Only nine coins of 250 hryvnia.
National Bank addicted to trade his “suvenirku” on electronic auctions. March 14, on the floor of the stock exchange house of contracts UICE controller successfully sold 9 pieces of commemorative coins of “25 years of independence of Ukraine” for 1.4 million hryvnia, the press service of the Ministry on the official website, informs Rus.Media.
The highest price of the coins, made of gold 900-th sample was 166,8 thousand UAH. “Cheap” left over 146,8 thousand UAH. The reason for this excitement is not only in the fact that they are carved in precious metal, but in very small quantities. Coin weight is 62.2 grams and a diameter of 4.2 cm. All mint issued 400 units.
It is noteworthy that coin you can pay at a conventional supermarket – commemorative coins is a full-fledged currency. That will only take cash at par value 250 UAH.
Note that the coins are collectible and are issued for the purpose of investment. Over time, these coins are getting more expensive, so the one who bought it can capitalize on change in the value of such coins on the market. In handling these coins you can pay at face value, however, the cost to acquire them in the market much higher.
Note that the current auction is not the first experience for the NBU. On 25 January, he sold rolls of uncut banknotes in denominations of 1, 2, 5 and 10 UAH. for a total amount of UAH 10 million. The next auction similar lots is scheduled for March 21.