One of the three major Platinum bullion coins, the Canadian Platinum Maple Leaf has long been the standard Platinum coin in Platinum trading for decades. First minted in 1988, the Canadian Platinum Maple Leaf is produced by the Royal Canadian Mint. During their mintage between 1988 and 2002, Canadian Platinum Maple Leafs were available in one-ounce and many fractional sizes.
In 2009, the Royal Mint reintroduced the Platinum Maple Leaf in only the one ounce size. Legal Canadian tender, the Platinum Maple Leafs are .9995 fine Platinum and have a face value of $50.