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PostPosted: Jan 11, 2021 12:21    Post subject: When the Financial Times talks about minerals  

The FT has a regular supplement on how to spend money. They have just featured our world of minerals and the high-end collector market.

Have a read and see what you think. I guess some of the companies mentioned paid for this advertorial.

https://www.ft.com/content/5ea4bc4d-7868-409b-9ace-9a1ffaea9c2e

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PostPosted: Jan 11, 2021 12:46    Post subject: Re: When the Financial Times talks about minerals  

TGMS did not!
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PostPosted: Jan 11, 2021 12:52    Post subject: Re: When the Financial Times talks about minerals  

I thought not as any serious article has to mention TGMS - but maybe some dealers did

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PostPosted: Jan 11, 2021 13:08    Post subject: Re: When the Financial Times talks about minerals  

Luckily, there is a place in the hobby for people who love minerals and don't care about the hype. The investor-collector community clearly has a place, but that really isn't where most of the collectors I know are coming from.
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