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Friday 23 January 2015

Acker Merrall & Condit

King of the auction house?

Acker Merrall & Condit claims to be “head and shoulders” above its rivals in the two most important auction markets, but not everyone agrees.

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015 1 Comment »

Acker to auction Saunier collection

Acker Merrall & Condit is to auction the personal collection of American importer Martine Saunier in Hong Kong this month.

Monday, January 5th, 2015 1 Comment »

Acker’s first HK sale largest of 2014

Acker Merrall & Condit’s first Hong Kong sale of the autumn season proved the continuing health of the Asian auction market.

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Acker pays out to billionaire Koch

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has paid a “substantial sum” to billionaire wine collector Bill Koch in an out of court settlement.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Kurniawan owed ‘millions’

Alleged wine counterfeiter Rudy Kurniawan was millions of dollars in debt to a major auction house the court heard yesterday as his trial continues in New York.

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Asia’s thirst for Screaming Eagle soars

The Asian market is developing a thirst for Californian cult wine Screaming Eagle in addition to top Bordeaux and Burgundy.

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Burgundy’s auction success continues

Acker Merrall & Condit’s New York season was off to a flying start last weekend with Burgundy, once again, proving the standout seller as the US grows stronger.

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Finest and rarest auction lots

18th century Madeira, red and white Bordeaux from the swinging sixties, the pick of some of the truly rarer lots at various auctions over the coming weeks.

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Acker kicks off autumn with a bang

US auction house Acker Merrall & Condit has lined up a host of current auction favourites for its upcoming Hong Kong sale, including the first full case of Screaming Eagle 1992 to be offered since 2008.

Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 No Comments »

Burgundy reigns in NY and HK

Burgundy topped the results at Acker Merrall & Condit’s New York sale and Christie’s Hong Kong auction last week.

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013 No Comments »

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