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'Hand it over, if threatened'. Rolex ripping is so rampant in London that luxury watch resellers are running mobile billboard ad

Rolex ripping is becoming somewhat of a sport in London. So rampant is this larceny that watch resellers are now resorting to a counter-intuitive,

Watch Collecting Sets Another World Record With Latest Rolex Submariner Sale

Another month means another world record for Watch Collecting which has gone from strength to strength following its inception.

Hammer Time

The prices of vintage timepieces continue to rise – and the auction market has never been so hot.

Watches And Cars Crossover For Collectors

WatchPro finds out more about how watches and cars crossover for collectors from’s Adrian Hailwood.

Watch Collecting Reveals Top 10 Lots Since Launch In March

Online platform has sold more than 300 watches, generating sales in excess of $5m USD in four months.

Site Sets Online Record Price For Double Sealed Patek Philippe 5711

The auction took place on March 26 and was remarkably well-supported for a debut.

A Vintage Rolex Submariner Ref. 6200 Is Up For Auction

We see Rolex watches go up for auction all the time. But it doesn’t happen that often that we see the legendary Rolex Submariner ref. 6200 go under the hammer.

£50 Million Turnover Shifts Gears Into Prestige Watches

The team behind, an online auction site for rare vintage cars, is turning its hand to luxury watches.

Motoring-inspired Watches You Would Want To Find Under Your Christmas Tree

Like desirable motors, these watches can both be enjoyed but also considered an investment, with their exclusivity and quality meaning buyers will hope to see value grow with time.

Watch Collecting Promotes Auction Of Patek Philippe Grand Complications Split Seconds Chronograph

Watch Collecting is rapidly building an international reputation for the sale of rare and hard to find timepieces.

The Hidden Fortune In Old Watches

The pre-owned market is now so strong that a recent report by management consultant McKinsey predicts sales of second-hand watches will hit $30bn within the next four years.

Making Millions From Watch Collecting

Watch Collecting is celebrating racking up sales of £10 million since it launched 10 months ago.

How Watch Collecting Is Making The Record Books

Its very first day of auctions brought its first record, for a ‘double sealed’ Patek Philippe 5711 Nautilus.

Forgotten Vintage Rolex Sells For $272,000

A rare vintage Rolex watch found at the bottom of a dusty old box has sold at auction for over 200,000 British pounds ($272,100).