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A watch collectors guide to investing in new watches

In the autumn of 2017 a world record was broken. A wrist watch sold publicly at auction in New York for $17,752,500. The auction house that conduct...

Thinking of pawning your assets? Unbolted offers a cheaper, more discreet alternative

Despite the fact that pawnbrokers offer an attractive alternative for those looking to secure a loan in a difficult lending environment, or who wis...

The rise in lending and borrowing against art

When Skate's Art Market Research took another look at the art market last year, the findings were striking: the art-loans book was on course to gro...

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How To Buy It: Expert Tips on Watches

All watch brands with a very few exceptions will depreciate immediately after purchase. There are a few such as the grand complication Patek Philippes which are in such short supply and high demand that they can immmediately be sold for a profit.

Why peer-to-peer loans are a more intuitive product for retail investors than equity

The peer-to-peer lending sector in the United Kingdom is much larger than the equity crowdfunding sector. There are many reasons for this, not least of which is the significant demand from consumers and small businesses for credit that is not fulf...

Delays in FCA IFISA-approval for most P2P platforms

With the recent launch of the much-awaited Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA), it has become clear that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has yet to approve a single big peer-to-peer (P2P) lender for involvement in the new tax-free savings vehicle...