Put the Industry’s Top Numismatists to Work For You
When investing in Blanchard rare coins, you are not merely acquiring an advantageous portfolio asset. You are also engaging in an investment relationship built upon the strongest and most reputable of cornerstones.
Our meticulous coin acquisition is unrivaled, and it reflects the union of our superior business principles and impeccable rare coin selection methods. We proudly offer coins handpicked by John Albanese, who is the top numismatist and coin grader working in the rare coin market today.
John Albanese: a Renowned Name in Numismatics
When you’re ready to invest in a numismatic rarity, John Albanese is the person you want handpicking your investment for you. This is precisely what you get by choosing Blanchard as your investment firm.
John has more than 30 years of experience in numismatics, and he holds the unique distinction of creating both of America’s leading independent coin-grading services. He cofounded Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) before launching Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), where he personally graded more than one million coins.
Today, John is America’s leading professional numismatist, and he is a world-renowned authority on coin grading and the rare coin market.
Employing the Highest Standards on Your Behalf
Blanchard routinely rejects more than 75% of the rare coins offered to us as inferior and unacceptable for our clients. Our handpicked coins typically perform at higher rates of appreciation than low-quality coins of the same grade that are promoted by others. Our pricing reflects our conviction that acquiring products from the highest echelon of rare coin standards is essential to every investment strategy.
In fact, Blanchard has owned and sold more than half of the coins in Whitman Publishing’s 100 Greatest U.S. Coins list.