Mr. Briggs is Hard Asset Management’s founder and CEO. He brings over 30 years of precious metals and rare coin industry experience to the firm. Mr. Briggs has bought and sold some of the world’s rarest and mostcollected and invested coins, includingseveral U.S. rarities highlighted in the book,"100 Greatest U.S. Coins.”
These transactions included highly coveted and sought-after rare coins, such as the 1804 Draped Bust Dollar Heraldic Eagle PR 68 (worth $8.5M), the 1907 Saint Gauden’s $20 Double Eagle PR 69 (valued at $2.7M), the 1894-S Barber Dime PR66 (current value $1.9M), and the 1801 Draped Bust Dollar Heraldic Eagle PR63 (worth $1.25M). In addition, he’s sold more than $500 million in rare coins and precious metals over the course of his career.
Mr. Briggs understands the economics, demographics, market conditions, and macro and geopolitical trends to determine the optimaltimes to buy and sell select U.S. and world rarities. Mr. Briggs also holds a number of patents related to interactive video cue point delivery systems.