Scripophily, if defined in the simplest way, is the hobby of collecting paper documents and business stock certificates. Stock certificates having historical significance are liked and preferred by the collectors. A stock certificate is the best way to represent a company’s ownership. Issued by the corporation, it certifies the number of stock shares a person or the corporation holds. Those who own a stock certificate have the advantage of attending general meetings of the company and they are also allowed to cast a vote in these meetings.
It was in the year 1970 when collecting stock certificates as a hobby gained popularity. A well designed and aesthetic stock certificate plays a significant role in maintaining the corporate image of the company. The charm and significance of a designer stock certificate is still the same. These certificates are available in various impressive and unique designs that give you an option to customize them. You can get them customized with your company’s official logo and the year of establishment of the company as well. (more…)