Category Archives: Industry News

Verum’s Taylor Says Wine Good Long Term Investment (Audio)

Macauley “Mac” Taylor, principal at Verum Capital Group, says wine is a safe investment and that fine wine prices will continue to outperform other assets. Continue reading

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Rise in Liv-Ex Indices Suggests Revived Interest in Wine Investment

London-based Liv-ex fine wine exchange reported on March 1that its Liv-ex fine wine 100 index, the industry’s leading benchmark, has added 3.1 percent in February – read more

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Latour quits En Primeur – but to what gain?

In a letter to negociants on 12th April, Frederic Engerer, who runs Latour on behalf of its owner Francois Pinault, explained that 2011 would be the last vintage that both Les Forts de Latour and the grand vin would be … Continue reading

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Liv-ex interview with Robert Parker part two looking back and moving forward

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Liv-ex interview with Robert Parker, part one: Bordeaux 2009

I really try to never think about that. I am gratified that people give credibility to what I write; a lot of hard work and passion goes into it. I don’t have any hidden agendas and I try and be … Continue reading

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Strong opportunities for fine wine investment in 2012

The report today suggests that sectors of the market have been oversold, providing some of the best buying opportunities wine collectors and investors have seen in several years Read More

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Investors with extremely good taste

By the end of 2011, there will be more than 590,000 people in China with disposable assets of at least 10 million yuan and total assets of 18 trillion yuan, according to a recent study. If only 0.5 percent of … Continue reading

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20-year SWAG analysis: Fine wine best in class

Last month, former Moore Capital Management economist Joe Roseman called for investors to add some “SWAG” to their portfolios (silver, wine, art and gold). Read Analysis

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Lafite Leads $347 Million Hong Kong Sale Amid Stock Swings

Jamie Ritchie, the head of Sotheby’s Asian wine sales, said he is keeping his fingers crossed that the auction house will achieve another sell-out auction in Hong Kong, where it hasn’t had an unsold bottle in its last 15 sales. … Continue reading

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SWAG: the industry’s latest acronym

fine wine has exhibited a very strong asset performance over the last decade. The Liv-Ex fine wine index is up almost 300%. Read Article

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