Monthly Archives: June 2018

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Weekend Round-Up: Thirty-Six Hours In Napa, Interviews With The Oldest Americans, And The Challenges Of Automotive UX

By |2018-06-30T22:09:05+00:00June 30th, 2018|Blog|

Each week our editors gather their favorite finds from around the internet and recommend them to you right here. These are not articles about watches, but rather outstanding examples of journalism and storytelling covering topics from fashion and art to technology and travel. So go ahead, pour yourself a cup of coffee, put your feet [...]

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Buy Gold Or Bitcoin As The “Liquidity Party” Is Ending?

By |2018-06-29T22:07:52+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|

Buy Gold Or Bitcoin? This “Liquidity Party Is Ending” Goldnomics Podcast (Ep. 5) Key Quotes and Transcript – “This liquidity party is ending. They're implementing quantitative tightening” – “If quantitative easing had positive effects, why shouldn't quantitative tightening have negative effects for the valuation of those asset classes?” – “When the tide goes out, as [...]

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August Monthly Greysheet Format Upgraded to Magazine-Quality Paper & Binding

By |2018-06-29T22:06:57+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|

Our readers have spoken, and we have listened. Readers love the huge amount of new content in the Monthly Greysheet, but they don't love the oversized pages and newsprint that comes off on their hands. Starting with the August 2018 issue, Monthly Greysheet will be printed in magazine-quality format with full color throughout. Our first three issues (May-June-July) of [...]

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Hands-On: The Rolex Everose GMT Master II Vs. The GMT Master II In Oystersteel And Everose Gold

By |2018-06-29T22:06:42+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|

If, like me, you're old enough to remember when "Tu-Tone" was an acceptable ad-copy variation on two-tone, the idea of a gold and steel watch can seem a little challenging. A gold and steel Datejust carried with it a little bit of a stigma in quote serious unquote watch circles for a while; there was [...]

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4 Valuable Roosevelt Dimes Worth Looking For In Circulation

By |2018-06-29T04:14:38+00:00June 29th, 2018|Blog|

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor   Roosevelt dimes have been in production since 1946, and this long-running series is generally affordable – most dates are easily obtainable in circulated and typical uncirculated grades. However, there are several Roosevelt dimes that are relatively scarce and are worth a pretty penny. Even better? With enough looking, these valuable [...]

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Why Russia and Turkey Diversifying Into Gold May Signal A Bigger Global Shift

By |2018-06-28T22:07:25+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog|

Russia and Turkey's moves out of U.S. debt and into the precious metal could be precursors of a bigger global shift. by Leonid Bershidsky of Bloomberg U.S. government debt and the world's foreign exchange and gold reserves. Source: Bloomberg Since December 2017, Russia has cut its holdings of U.S. foreign debt by more than half. [...]

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In-Depth: Diving With The Omega Seamaster Professional 300M

By |2018-06-28T22:06:25+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog|

Taking a luxury dive watch underwater for review purposes seems both logical and quixotic. On the one hand, very few people who scuba dive actually wear an analog mechanical wristwatch anymore, and the great majority of luxury watch buyers have no intention of ever getting their watches wet. So what's the point of proving a [...]

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London House Prices Fall 1.9% In Quarter – Bubble Bursting?

By |2018-06-28T04:19:19+00:00June 28th, 2018|Blog|

– London house prices down 1.9 per cent in Q2 (yoy) – London house prices still 50% above 2007 bubble peak (see chart) – Brexit and weak consumer confidence to blame say experts –  Little sign that U.K. property “weakness” is likely to change – London property bubble appears to be bursting From Bloomberg: U.K. house-price growth [...]

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Recommended Reading: New Report Shows Radium Dials Might Pose Serious Danger

By |2018-06-27T22:10:39+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog|

It is generally conceded by most reasonable (and hell, probably some unreasonable) individuals, that radiation in excess, like anything else, can do more harm than good. Now, we all know that radium dials are a feature of vintage watch and clock collecting. We all also know the cautionary tale of the Radium Girls, who received [...]

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London House Prices Fall 1.9% In Quarter – Bubble Bursting?

By |2018-06-27T22:10:04+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog|

– London house prices down 1.9 per cent in Q2 (yoy) – London house prices still 50% above 2007 bubble peak (see chart) – Brexit and weak consumer confidence to blame say experts –  Little sign that U.K. property “weakness” is likely to change – London property bubble appears to be bursting From Bloomberg: U.K. house-price growth [...]

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Early Type, Morgan Dollars, Gold, and Pattern Coins Focus of Eight Fresh, High-End, Quality Collections That Anchor Legend’s 27th Regency Auction

By |2018-06-27T22:09:12+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog|

  June 20, 2018, Lincroft, NJ - If you think Las Vegas is HOT in July, step inside our auction room - the atmosphere will be even hotter! Legend Auctions is proud to have produced yet another mind-boggling auction for the 27th Regency Auction. The amazing coins in this sale could possibly beat the record-breaking results [...]

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Early American Treasures In Lipton’s ANA World’s Fair of Money® Display

By |2018-06-27T04:23:28+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog|

  (Beverly Hills, California) June 26, 2018 - The only complete, four denominations set of the USA's first proposed coins, the 1783 Nova Constellatio patterns, along with the finest known 1792 Birch cent and the only privately owned 1792 Eagle-on-Globe copper pattern quarter dollar will be publicly displayed for the first time together in their [...]

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