Rolex have been a long favourite among collectors ,turns out they’re a good investment too, new data shows Rolex outperforming gold, houses and stocks, Pre-owned value of some Rolexes has tripled as demand outstrips supply.

Rolex was founded in London in 1905 by Hans Wilsdorf, who chose the name Rolex because it sounded expensive and was easy to pronounce. After the First World War Rolex moved operations to Geneva and today it is owned by the Hans Wilsdorf Foundation. Regarded as leaders in the field of horology Rolex is estimated to be worth £7 billion.