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Stamp Collecting is Big Business in Asia

By Justin Harper Stamp collecting is growing hugely popular in Asia, prompting British dealer Stanley Gibbons to open offices in Hong Kong and Singapore. There are roughly 60 million collectors of rare stamps around the world, with the Far East now … Continue reading

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Stanley Gibbons to Launch Rare Stamp Fund

Stamp dealership firm Stanley Gibbons plans to launch a fund investing in rare stamps later this year, allowing UK investors access to the rapid growth of this market.The fund is scheduled to launch in October and will roadshow next month, … Continue reading

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The World’s Most Important Proof

By Louise Reynolds As the 172nd anniversary of the world’s first stamp, the Penny Black, approaches, Jersey based Stanley Gibbons, is pleased to offer for sale one of only 5 known examples of the Master Die Proof.Stanley Gibbons has acquired … Continue reading

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Customs, Culture and Commemoratives

Rare stamp and collectibles dealer and award-winning African-Caribbean creative collaborate to celebrate the stamps from the African Diaspora as part of  Black History Month UK In celebration of Black History Month UK, rare stamp and collectibles dealer Stanley Gibbons will … Continue reading

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Animate Your Child’s Imagination with the New Stamp Collecting Starter Kits

Modern designs and updated contents make the new stamp collecting starter kits from Stanley Gibbons a must-have educational tool.With Stamp Active reaching their 1000th member earlier this year and the ABPS School Starter Pack initiative going strong, Stanley Gibbons have revamped their stamp collecting starter kits to … Continue reading

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Stanley Gibbons Increases its Worldwide Distribution Network

Stanley Gibbons, announce two new additions to its international distribution network this week; Peter Bale Philatelics based in South Africa and Regency-Superior Ltd based in the US.Regency-Superior has been one of the United States leading Auctioneers since 1929, specialising in the sale of classic postage … Continue reading

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The Stanley Gibbons Group Expands into Asia

Following the launch of a China Rarities Index last month, rare stamp and collectibles dealer, Stanley Gibbons Group plc (LSE: SGI), announce their Asian expansion. Jersey-based Stanley Gibbons Group plc, the AIM listed Company which trades in stamps, historical documents … Continue reading

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Gibbons Stamp Monthly Defies Publishing Downturn

Stanley Gibbons announces a 6.5% rise in sales and increased market share 2010-2011 for Gibbons Stamp Monthly.  When an average of 12 titles a month are reported to be folding (“74 Titles Fold in First Half 2011” – Folio Magazine 30 June)Gibbons Stamp … Continue reading

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Winner of Stanley Gibbons Congress Cup Announced

Following the re-introduction of the Stanley Gibbons Congress Cup in 2010 for the best paper presented at the Philatelic Congress of Great Britain, Stanley Gibbons is pleased to announce the second name to be engraved; Mr Ashley Lawrence.Mr Lawrence’s insightful … Continue reading

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Indian Errors Excite Interest at Stanley Gibbons Auction

Stanley Gibbons June auction demonstrates the strength of Indian and Chinese stamps with a bidding frenzy for rare Indian errors and 60% of China lots selling for double estimate or more Wednesday 15th June saw collectors and investors from across … Continue reading

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