Monthly Archives: August 2018

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London House Prices Fall At Fastest Rate Since Height Of Financial Crisis

By |2018-08-16T04:20:04+00:00August 16th, 2018|Blog|

– London house prices fall at the fastest annual rate since height of the financial crisis – London house prices fall in 5th month in row, worst falls since 2009 – London rents dropped at the fastest rate in eight years – ONS – Brexit, London property slump put brake on UK house price growth – Consumer [...]

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Introducing: The Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Tribute Tourbillon Duoface

By |2018-08-15T22:21:40+00:00August 15th, 2018|Blog|

Quick Take As a sort of 185th birthday present to itself and 50 of the brand's closest friends, Jaeger-LeCoultre has announced the Reverso Tribute Tourbillon Duoface, an ornate and limited edition expression of the brand's quintessential design. Not unlike the recent Reverso Tribute Gyotourbillon, this new model combines JLC's iconic Reverso design with a hit [...]

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Night At The Museum: ANA World’s Fair Of Money Kickoff Celebration in Philadelphia

By |2018-08-15T22:15:49+00:00August 15th, 2018|Blog|

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, CDN Editor When I arrived in Philadelphia yesterday for the American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money, it was a surprisingly brisk Tuesday afternoon on the bourse floor at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Sure – it was opening day, so it's going to attract people. And there was certainly a good [...]

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Jim Rogers on Gold, Silver, Bitcoin and Blockchain’s “Spectacular Future”

By |2018-08-15T04:14:31+00:00August 15th, 2018|Blog|

Jim Rogers, legendary investor and “Adventure Capitalist” speaks with Mark O'Byrne, GoldCore's Director of Research, in the Goldnomics Podcast (Episode 7). Are the actions of the US administration making China great again? What currency is going to challenge the US dollar as the global reserve? What can we do to protect ourselves against the next [...]

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Editors’ Picks: The Best New Chronographs Under $10,000

By |2018-08-14T22:24:59+00:00August 14th, 2018|Blog|

This isn't exactly breaking news, but chronographs have become more and more popular with each passing year. Depending on which retailer you ask, you might even hear that they're outselling simpler time-only or time-and-date watches in some cases. The catch here is that finding an excellent chronograph on a more restrained budget can be challenging, [...]

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Jim Rogers on Gold, Silver, Bitcoin and Blockchain’s “Spectacular Future”

By |2018-08-14T22:23:21+00:00August 14th, 2018|Blog|

Jim Rogers, legendary investor and “Adventure Capitalist” speaks with Mark O'Byrne, GoldCore's Director of Research, in the Goldnomics Podcast (Episode 7). Are the actions of the US administration making China great again? What currency is going to challenge the US dollar as the global reserve? What can we do to protect ourselves against the next [...]

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On The Road To The ANA World’s Fair Of Money In Philadelphia

By |2018-08-14T22:22:17+00:00August 14th, 2018|Blog|

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, Editor  I'm arriving in Philadelphia today to join CDN Publisher John Feigenbaum and CDN Editor Patrick Ian Perez at the 2018 American Numismatic Association (ANA) World's Fair of Money. I always love visiting Philadelphia - it's one of my favorite cities. The history… The cheesesteaks… Those “Rocky” steps at the Philadelphia Museum [...]

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Mint to Display Three 1933 Double Eagles at ANA World’s Fair of Money

By |2018-08-13T22:18:52+00:00August 13th, 2018|Blog|

Display Will Include Previously Unknown Piece The United States Mint announced that it will display three of the nation's 1933 Double Eagle Gold Coins in booth 218 at the American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money in Philadelphia from August 14 to August 18. The display will feature two of the 10 pieces recovered by [...]

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Introducing: The Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M ‘Ryder Cup’

By |2018-08-13T22:14:39+00:00August 13th, 2018|Blog|

Quick Take The Ryder Cup, a biennial tournament that pits Europe's greatest golfers against those from America, is one of the biggest events in the sport of golf. In a sport that is as thoroughly individual as they come, it stands out for its ability to make teammates of rivals. Through a partnership with the PGA [...]

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Sunday Rewind: That Time Stephen Totally Fell For The Sector Dial Master Control From Jaeger-LeCoultre

By |2018-08-12T22:11:09+00:00August 12th, 2018|Blog|

Wandering the halls of Baselworld or SIHH, it's easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer number of watches in front of you, forgetting the details of each. By the end, you end up with a head full of "watch" instead of a mental catalog of what you've actually encountered. However, each year there are a [...]

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10 Classic Chronograph Movements

By |2018-08-12T05:06:59+00:00August 12th, 2018|Blog|

A while back, I wrote an article on my top 5 iconic chronograph watches. Some of you readers wondered why Zenith wasn't in there. Quite simply, it didn't make my personal Top 5. However, I do love the Zenith El Primero movement, and think that its reputation as a great chronograph caliber is well-earned. So, [...]

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Finding An Established Gold Buyer For Your Gold Jewelry

By |2017-07-21T16:02:58+00:00August 11th, 2018|Fashion|

sell gold and silver Whether you're strapped for cash you just really want to get rid of a few gold pieces you have lying at home, one of the best ways to do it the quickest way possible would be to sell gold in Toronto. You can find a number of reliable dealers around the [...]

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