Shares tumbled by another quarter yesterday in the wake of a torrid day for the group, which saw five of its six non-executive directors quit with immediate effect - leaving chairman and former chief executive Greville Nicholls as the only remaining nonexecutive at the pawnbroker
There are several simple steps that jewellers and pawnbrokers
can take to protect themselves from these risks, and ensure the items that they re buying are legitimate, as Geoff Knupfer, Chairman of the British Security Industry Association s Asset and Property Marking Section, explains:
In addition to needing to be duly licensed by the board of selectmen, every pawnbroker
or secondhand shop owner will have to keep detailed records of every transaction, as well as a photocopy of a driver's license of the person involved in the transaction, according to the article.
The witness, 28, from St Mellons, who did not wish to be named, said: "I was pulling up at the lights outside the pawnbrokers
and there was a car in front of me.
Critics may question this rose-tinted description, but Nichols insists pawnbrokers
are shrugging off their shady reputation.
The Beeb footage was there for all to see on a website last week, with Mr Olley haggling over a deal for the Lanchester with one 'Gez' Pountney of Uncles pawnbrokers
He started in retail jewelry, moving to the pawn business when he realized very few pawnbrokers
had jewelry specialization.
50 recorded on January 3, 2011 - pawnbrokers
began to buy old gold too.
IN the last year another four pawnbrokers
have sprung up locally.
A preliminary inquiry by the TTD's vigilance authorities into Friday's incident revealed that Deekshitulu had mortgaged not one, but 12 ornaments with pawnbrokers
and took loans worth over Rs 10 lakh.
have fared better than many in the current economic downturn, as cash-strapped citizens hock possessions.
The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) and the National Pawnbrokers
Association (NPA) have announced a strategic alliance.