What should wine investors be considering in light of the predictions that inflation could rise to hit 5% in Spring 2022 and that the Bank of England is more than likely to raise interest rates next month. Find out how you can hedge rising inflation and protect capital with fine wine.
How is wine investment comparing with gold’s performance in 2021? The traditional ‘safe haven’ asset, the yellow metal is looking a little tarnished at the end of Q3 with a negative performance YTD compared to fine wine’s best year on record.
Investment wines are experiencing a top performing year. Liv-ex’s September 2021 data shows us that fine wine prices are returning to the peak levels experienced in 2011 and that 2021 is shaping up to be the best performing year for investment wines.
Trade in Burgundy investment wines has exceeded total 2020 levels at the end of Q3 2021. The removal of tariffs that imposed an additional 25% margin for US buyers in March this year has further energised a market seeing strong growth since the start of the pandemic. Investment wines from the region are seeing rising prices in 2021 and are important additions to your wine portfolio.
Champagne has delivered solid returns to wine investors as its profile as an alternative asset has grown over recent years. The great Champagne houses have produced some of the top performing wines of 2021 adding sparkle to investment wine collections. Which wines could be getting your collection fizzing?
Knight Frank’s updated Wealth Report 2021 ranks fine wine as the top performing luxury asset with comparisons to classic cars, whisky, watches and more – find out how the passion assets have performed during the pandemic.
Former British Bobsleigh Chairman and Vin-X Founder, Peter Shakeshaft, revisited his past at the launch of Team GB’s sled for the 2022 Beijing Olympics with Greg Rutherford this week as he makes his quest for both summer and winter Olympic medals.
The Bank of England Governor has warned of “a growing case to raise interest rates”. Should you be looking at fine wine investment to protect capital as inflation forecasts grow to be in reach of 5% this year?
Fine wine labels don’t just tell you where your wine comes from and alcohol levels, they also add ‘Collector Appeal’ and value to investment wines. Find out what you should be looking for…
The St Emilion Classification system could be said to be also ‘on trial’ as Chateau Angelus’ owner awaits the outcome of a legal battle which is adding to the shock-waves caused by the announcement earlier this year that Ausone and Cheval Blanc would withdraw from the 2022 ranking. How will this impact on the investment wines of the region?