H&T Group Plc
| London Stock Exchange: HAT
H&T Group Plc operates as a non-trading holding company, which engages in the business of pawnbroking, gold purchasing, retail of jewellery, cheque cashing, unsecured lending and other related services. It operates through its subsidiaries: Harvey & Thompson Ltd. and H&T Finance Ltd. The company operates its business through the following segments: Pawnbroking, Gold Purchasing, Retail, Pawnbroking Scrap, Cheque Cashing and Other Financial Services. The Pawnbroking segment offers loan secured against collateral. The Gold Purchasing segment purchases jewellery directly from customers through the group's stores located in shopping centers throughout England and Wales. The Retail segment is engaged in retail sales of forfeited items from the pawnbroking pledge book or refurbished items from the Group's gold purchasing operations. The Pawnbroking Scrap segment comprises all other proceeds from gold scrap sales other than those reported within gold purchasing. The Cheque Cashing segment comprises of two products, which includes third party encashment and pay day advance. The Other Financial Services segment comprises KwikLoan product. H&T Group was founded by Charles James Thompson and Walter Harvey on July 1, 1897 and is headquartered in Sutton, the United Kingdom.