The 1/4 oz Canadian Gold Maple Leaf is minted by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM), Canada’s national mint, located in Canada's capital Ottawa.
Each 1/4 oz Gold Maple Leaf contains .9999 pure gold, the highest gold content of any production investment gold coin in the bullion world.
The front face of the 1/4 oz gold Maple Leaf coin features a portrait of Canada’s monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, with the coin’s face value 10 dollars, and the year of issue, 2020, inscribed below.
The reverse of the coin displays a stylish design of a Maple Leaf surrounded by the words ‘CANADA’ and ‘FINE GOLD’ ‘1/4 OZ OR PUR’, and the gold coin’s purity 9999.
In addition to the 1/4 oz weight, Gold Maple leaf bullion coins are issued by the Royal Canadian Mint in 1 oz, 1/2 oz and 1/10 oz sizes.
The Royal Canadian Mint is a federal Crown corporation of the Government of Canada and is fully-owned by the Canadian Government. The mint was established in in Ottawa in 1908, initially as a branch mint of the British Royal Mint.
The RCM’s facility in Ottawa is both a mint and a gold and silver refinery, and it also hosts a precious metals storage facility.
As investment grade precious metals coins, the 1/4 oz Canadian Gold Maple Leaf is exempt from Singapore’s Good and Services Tax (GST).