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A millennial entrepreneur who runs a high-end watch retailer explains why now is the time to invest in watches — and which timepieces are the most valuable

Avi Hiaeve, a millennial who owns the high-end watch retailer Avi & Co., spoke with Insider about the value of investing in luxury watches. Hiaeve said those looking to enter the watch investing game should look out for four names: Rolex, Audemars Piguet, Patek Philippe, and Richard Mille. As previously […]
A millennial entrepreneur who runs a high-end watch retailer explains why now is the time to invest in watches — and which timepieces are the most valuable
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A ‘bargain’ Rolex, the brand’s first new model in nearly 20 years at the time it was released, may be the best watch investment right now. Here’s why, according to one reseller.

Rolex watches are notoriously pricey, but the luxury brand’s “bargain” watch might be the best bet for a watch collector. Online watch reseller Watchfinder & Co. thinks that the Rolex Sky-Dweller 326933 may be the wisest investment for horology enthusiasts. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories . The price […]
A ‘bargain’ Rolex, the brand’s first new model in nearly 20 years at the time it was released, may be the best watch investment right now. Here’s why, according to one reseller.
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The top 10 most expensive watches sold by Christie’s in 2018, ranked

The 10 most expensive watches sold at Christie’s in 2018 ranged in price from $US566,000 to $US3.2 million. The auction house also celebrated 25 consecutive years as the leading jewellery auction market in 2018. Topping this list, a rare Patek Philippe wristwatch sold for a whopping $US3,234,905 at Christie’s. In […]
The top 10 most expensive watches sold by Christie’s in 2018, ranked
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RANKED: The 7 most expensive watches worn by the British royal family

The British royal family is worth somewhere between $US500 million and $US600 million. They are by no means the richest royal family in the world, but half a billion dollars is nothing to be sniffed at. Given their worth, one would expect the wrists of Britain’s monarchy to be glinting […]
RANKED: The 7 most expensive watches worn by the British royal family
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Why Rolex watches are so expensive

Rolex watches are some of the most sought-after timepieces in the world. Last year, a vintage Rolex Daytona worn by Paul Newman was sold at auction for $US17.8 million. Cara Barrett, editor at Hodinkee, fills us in on why Rolex’s are so pricey. Following is a transcript of the video. […]
Why Rolex watches are so expensive