As one of the largest refineries and leading brands for investment bars on the market, Argor-Heraeus is committed to protecting its gold bars from counterfeiting.
The legend says that the Rat was the first animal that showed up when the Jade Emperor called all animals for appointing the zodiac signs. Therefore the Rat is the starting sign for the 12-years cycle.
Argor-Heraeus is announcing the introduction of new and more stringent measures to combat fraudulent requests to change bank account details, a fraud increasingly used by cybercriminals as a way of diverting payments. From now on, all requests from its partners to change bank account details will be checked by means of a multi-step process and using various different communication channels.
TEMPUS FUGIT Time flies - escapes us even. In an age of haste and urgency, slowing down seems impossible and change occurs rapidly. Do we even notice it?
The Argor-Heraeus prize for the best thesis was awarded to Luca Ambrosini e Oscar Scigliuzzo during the graduation ceremony of the Master of Science in Engineering at SUPSI.
More details in the enclosed press release (ITA).
Recently, some fake 100 gr. gold cast bars with Argor-Heraeus’ hallmark were sold in Turkey.
At the beginning of the new year, the team of the UK Embassy in Switzerland visited our facilities in Mendrisio. A visit that allowed us to illustrate our activities and to strengthen an important relationship. London is the world's largest market for wholesale gold; a market with which we have always worked closely to promote the sustainable development of the precious metals sector.