Fine Wine Market

August 13, 2010

The super second wines

Our recent spotlight on Forts de Latour showed the phenomenal price appreciation that some of the second wines of First…

August 11, 2010

Bordeaux 2007: Asian favourites

Though Bordeaux 2007 as a whole has not yet benefitted from the bull market of recent months, it appears that there…

August 10, 2010

August Market Report Released

In summary, the August Market Report includes: Trading Activity – turnover down 25% on a record June    Liv-ex 100 Fine…

August 9, 2010

Claret Chip Index up 0.7%

The Claret Chip Index rose to 363.57 on Friday, up 0.7% on the previous week. But with much of the…

August 9, 2010

Bordeaux 2007 gains momentum

After a slump in prices earlier this year and steady decline throughout much of the 2009 campaign, Bordeaux 2007 is…

August 6, 2010

Tracking the 2009s

  With the 2009 En Primeur campaign now over, memories of those hectic days in late June are already fading….

August 3, 2010

Lafite rests as Carruades powers on

The Liv-ex Lafite Index, which measures the performance of Lafite and Carruades vintages from 2000 to 2006, edged downwards last month for the…

July 28, 2010

A look at back vintages

With buyers looking for value beyond 2009, this month has seen increased trade of Bordeaux 1986 and 1996. Both vintages…