Archive for December, 2007

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers announces record-breaking 2007 gross auction proceeds

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers announces record-breaking 2007 gross auction proceeds

. December 20, 2007

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE & TSX: RBA), the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, today announced the conclusion of its 2007 auction calendar with a preliminary estimate of US$3.18 billion in gross auction proceeds for the year, a 17% increase compared to last year’s result. The Company plans to release its audited financial statements for the year […]

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Bid Online at Proxibid for Autograph of William Buffalo Bill Cody and More Historic Collectibles

Bid Online at Proxibid for Autograph of William Buffalo Bill Cody and More Historic Collectibles

. December 20, 2007

Proxibid, the leading provider of live auction Webcasting services, today announced that online bidding is available for an auction of militaria and historic collectibles hosted by Manions International Auction House. The auction is currently online at Proxibid and bids will be accepted until Sunday, December 30 at 8:30 p.m. CST. This auction features military collectibles […]

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Diamonds Dominate Winter Sale of Fine Jewelry at Bonhams & Butterields

Diamonds Dominate Winter Sale of Fine Jewelry at Bonhams & Butterields

. December 20, 2007

Diamonds dominated the winter sale of Fine Jewelry at Bonhams & Butterfields, international fine arts auctioneers, on December 17, 2007. Highly competitive bidding was seen, both on the telephones and in salerooms across the US. The firm’s final jewelry sale of the 2007 auction season was comprised of nearly 200-lots featuring exquisite diamonds, fine works […]

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Peter Gamble Currency Collection to Highlight FUN Show

Peter Gamble Currency Collection to Highlight FUN Show

. December 20, 2007

Heritage Auction Galleries, the world’s leading numismatic auctioneer, will present currency from the Peter Gamble Collection at the Florida United Numismatists Show January 10-12, 2008 in Orlando Florida. The Peter Gamble Collection is an incredible type set of United States Large Size Currency, containing some of the finest examples offered at auction in years. Mr. […]

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Bargain-Hunter Portal GovernmentAuctions.org Reports Large Increase in Popularity of Its Government Auctions Blog

Bargain-Hunter Portal GovernmentAuctions.org Reports Large Increase in Popularity of Its Government Auctions Blog

. December 20, 2007

GovernmentAuctions.org, a division of Cyweb Holdings Inc., recently announced that its daily government auctions blog has experienced a substantial gain in popularity amid bargain hunters of all stripes. The idea for the GovernmentAuctions.org blog (http://www.governmentauctions.org/blog.asp) came about one day when Cyweb’s Vice President Michael Pesochinsky, a former chemist, was perusing a science blog to get […]

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