Founded in London, H&T Pawnbrokers has been serving communities since 1897. Since then it has expanded to become one of the oldest and leading pawnbrokers in the UK. On 8 May 2006, H&T floated on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM). Since 2006, H&T has accelerated its development by adding new products and services, expanding the store network and developing a complete online service. Its continued investment in the business and the communities it serves has resulted in it becoming the largest pawnbroker in the UK.