TREASURE HUNTERS

FEARS JERSEY AWARD COULD LEAD TO INFLATED VALUATIONS UNDER TREASURE ACT

By any standards the Le Câtillon II Coin Hoard is astonishing. Found by two metal detectorists on the Crown Dependency of Jersey in 2012, the Hoard of late...

UK GOVERNMENT DENIES MARITIME HERITAGE FOUNDATION/OMEX PERMISSION TO SALVAGE HMS VICTORY 1744

The sinking of HMS Victory on 4 October 1744   By Andy Brockman The UK marine regulator, the Marine Management Organisation...

OMEX MARITIME HERITAGE FOUNDATION VICTORY 1744 PUFF PIECE DEFLATES

Lead Image: Detail from HMS Victory Sinking by Peter Monamy       In Gerry Anderson's 1960's science fiction classic "Thunderbirds", Gordon...

BREAKING NEWS: UK GOVERNMENT CONFIRMS INDEPENDENT SURVEY OF HMS VICTORY 1744 BY HMS ECHO

Odyssey Marine Exploration's former research vessel Odyssey Explorer working on the HMS Victory wreck site in 2012   In the...

CARRY ON CLIO OFFSHORE AS OMEX REBRANDS TREASURE HUNTING BUSINESS

With none of its traditional fanfare, let alone the promise of a reality series on the Discovery Channel,...

DID FALLON GO IT ALONE ON VICTORY 1744 CONSENT?

A Parliamentary written answer from Veterans Minister Anna Soubry has raised the question as to whether the Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon...

MOD CONFIRMS NEW THREAT TO HISTORIC WARSHIP GRAVES

Minister of State at the Ministry of Defence, Anna Soubry has confirmed that three historic World War Two wrecks, which many regard as war...

CRYSTAL BALLS AND THE TWO FACES OF OMEX

As we await the 10Q quarterly financial report and conference call from Odyssey Marine Exploration there is time to recall an old joke which...

VICTORY GO AHEAD FOR OMEX UNDER UNESCO RULES

British Secretary of State for Defence Mr Michael Fallon MP has announced that the NASDAQ quoted  Florida based Treasure Hunting Company Odyssey Marine Exploration...

OMEX CEO STEMM HEADS UPSTAIRS TO CHAIR BOARD

ODYSSEY MARINE EXPLORATION HAS IMPLEMENTED THE CHANGES IN ITS SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM ANNOUNCED AT THE SAME TIME AS IT POSTED A $4 MILLION QUARTERLY...

OMEX HIT AS DCMS SAYS STILL NO VICTORY 1744 DEAL

The latest Parliamentary written answer regarding HMS Victory 1744 from Heritage Minister Lord Astor doesn't offer much comfort to the long suffering shareholders of...