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In 1880, Roland M. Smythe established a unique company for the purpose of providing the financial community, and private individuals, with accurate information concerning obsolete securities and banknotes.

In 1967 John and Diana Herzog purchased Smythe and Company and developed it into one of the world's premier auction houses, specializing in Antique Stocks and Bonds, Banknotes, Coins, Autographs and Photographs.

R. M. Smythe and Co. / Herzog & Co., established in 1880, buys, sells, and auctions coins, paper money, stocks and bonds and autographs at their corporate headquarters at 2 Rector Street in the heart of the Financial District in New York City. Visit the firm’s website at:

Spink Acquired R.M. Smythe & Company in 2008.  Smythe was New York’s Oldest Dealer and Auctioneer in Coins, Paper Money, Antique Stocks and Bonds and Autographs

On January 26, 2012, / Old Company Research acquired the
Old Stock & Bond Research Archives from Herzog & Co., Inc. The asset purchase includes all archives, publishing rights and copyrights on obsolete research reference material published by the Marvyn Scudders Manuals, the Robert D. Fisher Manuals, and the Herzog & Co., Inc. obsolete research services, which have been performed continuously since 1880.

See Bob Kerstein and featured in IDD Magazine

IDD Magazine (Investment Dealers' Digest)Paper Gains Would you pay $300 for an Enron bond? These folks will.

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in the Hobby of Scripophily (Collecting Stock and Bond Certificates)

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The PSTA is a premier professional association committed to help promote the hobby of Scripophily, the collecting of Stock and Bond Certificates.  This association is committed to customer service and education as well as providing the highest quality products, services and support possible.


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