18 11, 2017

BLUESHEET: MS/PR70 SILVER EAGLES AFFECTED BY INCREASED SUPPLY

By | 2017-11-18T06:11:55+00:00 November 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

One series that has received an extensive update this week is certified American Silver Eagles (ASE's). Over the past decade or more, the ASE has become one of the most-heavily collected series in America, and the competition to build the finest known set was pursued by multiple collectors. This is not unlike many other modern [...]

18 11, 2017

Is New Fed Chief A “Swamp Critter Extraordinaire”?

By | 2017-11-18T05:51:06+00:00 November 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

– Is the New Fed Chief Jeremy Powell a “Swamp Critter Extraordinaire”? – Trump surrounding himself with elites disconnected from everyday society – Realities of America's difficulties not recognised by US power makers – Powell will likely continue to protect Wall Street over Main Street – Savers should diversify to protect themselves from Fed's ponzi policies Editor: Mark O'Byrne Just [...]

17 11, 2017

Found: Four Incredible Clocks At Urwerk HQ, Geneva

By | 2017-11-17T23:46:46+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Urwerk is a company whose work I've admired for many years, and among the independent brands, they're one whose products seem remarkably consistently appealing. The system of satellite wheels that are at the heart of Urwerk designs have proved a remarkably fruitful base on which to build the brand, and since the first Urwerk – [...]

17 11, 2017

Introducing: The Autodromo Ford GT Endurance Chronograph (And A Very Special GT Owner’s Watch Too)

By | 2017-11-17T23:33:19+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Sometimes, in very rare instances, David and Goliath actually team up and do something awesome. This is one of those times. Regular HODINKEE readers will be well aware by now of the New York City–based brand Autodromo, and if you haven't heard of the Ford Motor Company, I don't know what planet you're living on. [...]

17 11, 2017

Introducing: The Ferdinand Berthoud FB1.4 In Titanium

By | 2017-11-17T23:33:11+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

As you might have noticed if you're following us on HODINKEE Live, some of us are at Dubai Watch Week, where we've already seen a number of recently introduced watches, and some new releases as well. One of these is the latest version of the Ferdinand Berthoud FB 1.4 in titanium, which is an updated [...]

17 11, 2017

Editorial: Price, Value, And The Strange Case Of The Nine Million Dollar Postage Stamp

By | 2017-11-17T23:32:07+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The Paul Newman Daytona, owned by Paul Newman, and given by him to his daughter's boyfriend, has been called overhyped, and there is no denying that the accusation is essentially correct – in fact, you could say that for the PNPND (so I'll call the Paul Newman's Paul Newman Daytona, for the sake of brevity) [...]

17 11, 2017

PRESS RELEASE: CCG Appoints Trigometric Sdn. Bhd. Official Submission Center in Malaysia

By | 2017-11-17T23:29:11+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

SARASOTA, FLA. (November 9, 2017) - The Certified Collectibles Group® (CCG®) has appointed Trigometric Sdn. Bhd. an Official Submission Center in Malaysia for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®), Numismatic Conservation Services® (NCS®) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®). Trigometric-based in Petaling Jaya, just west of Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia-is one of the most respected [...]

17 11, 2017

Deepening Crisis In Hyper-inflationary Venezuela and Zimbabwe

By | 2017-11-17T23:28:12+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

– Deepening Crisis In Hyper-inflationary Venezuela and Zimbabwe – Real inflation in Zimbabwe is 313 percent annually and 112 percent on a monthly basis – Venezuela's new 100,000-bolivar note is worth less than USD 2.50 – Maduro announces plans to eliminate all physical cash – Gold rises in response to ongoing crises A military coup-de-grace in [...]

17 11, 2017

UK Debt Crisis Is Here – Consumer Spending, Employment and Sterling Fall While Inflation Takes Off

By | 2017-11-17T23:27:11+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

– UK debt crisis is here – consumer spending, employment and sterling fall while inflation takes off  – Personal debt crisis coming to fore – litigation cases go beyond 2008 levels – October consumer spending fell by 2% in October, the fastest year-on-year decline in four years – Britons 'face expensive Christmas dinner' as food price inflation [...]

17 11, 2017

Is New Fed Chief A “Swamp Critter Extraordinaire”?

By | 2017-11-17T23:24:39+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

– Is the New Fed Chief Jeremy Powell a “Swamp Critter Extraordinaire”? – Trump surrounding himself with elites disconnected from everyday society – Realities of America's difficulties not recognised by US power makers – Powell will likely continue to protect Wall Street over Main Street – Savers should diversify to protect themselves from Fed's ponzi policies Editor: Mark O'Byrne Just [...]