Behind the numbers: First Growth movers

Behind the numbers: First Growth movers The Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 Index – tracking the price movements of the ten most recently physical vintages of the Bordeaux First Growths – is currently up 19.3% year to date after seeing some of the strongest upward movements in its history. It has outpaced stocks over this period:…

Koch Makes Room in his New Cellar

Koch Makes Room in his New Cellar The anti-fraud campaigner is auctioning off a vast treasury of fine wine in May. When it comes to fighting fraud, billionaire Bill Koch wears a hat that is even whiter than his full head of hair. When it comes to collecting – whether it is modern art (Botero…

Market Investment September 2012

Market Investment September 2012 Please be sure to read our recent newsletter which we have just sent out that highlights some important information on our wine storage and management service. Please contact us if you have any questions. It was sent out last week. Some positive news is that The London Vintners Exchange finished up…

Wine Investment Update August 2012

Wine Investment Update August 2012 Well the wine market has had a busy first half of the year, The market has regained some stability this month and last month but first growth prices are still a great deal lower than they were 2 years ago. Lafite Rothschild was the worst hit wine in the last…