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RE: Have you all seen this?

From: Reutzel, Bailey <bailey.reutzel@sourcemedia.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Mar 2014 15:27:22 +0000
To: David Nicol <davidnicol@gmail.com>, "public-webpayments@w3.org" <public-webpayments@w3.org>
CC: Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>
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So the Bank of Canada is a shareholder in The Mint. The Mint casts coins for the Bank of Canada... but they also cast coins for other countries as well, about 10-15 countries a year. http://www.paymentssource.com/news/dispelling-the-myths-of-canadas-mintchip-3017114-1.html


I think the decision to stop making pennies had to be a collaborative effort really...

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From: David Nicol [mailto:davidnicol@gmail.com]
Sent: Monday, March 03, 2014 10:22 AM
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On Mon, Mar 3, 2014 at 9:10 AM, Joseph Potvin <jpotvin@opman.ca> wrote:
> RE: "The Royal Canadian Mint (the Canadian equivalent of the US's
> Federal Reserve)"
>
> Correction, No it's not at all.  The Mint is not the Bank of Canada.
> http://www.mint.ca/store/mint/about-the-mint/corporate-information-130

> 0004#.UxSaAtHNV0w

Well that is enlightening. They may be guilty of the same kind of fraud that Bernard von Nothaus got arrested for then, because I sure have had the impression that they were official, and were related to the decision to stop making pennies.


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