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Thursday 24 April 2014

First Growths

Bordeaux 2013: Mouton, Angélus and Pavie

Mouton Rothschild and Right Bank heavyweights Angélus and Pavie threw their combined backs behind the 2013 en primeurs this morning.

Thursday, April 17th, 2014 No Comments »

Bordeaux 2013: weakest since 2007?

Half of the merchants in Liv-ex’s Bordeaux 2013 en primeur survey have voted the vintage the weakest out of 2007, 2008, 2011 and 2012 for the first growths in terms of quality.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 No Comments »

First growths’ top vintages down 35%

Prices of first growths from “on” vintages have fallen by 35% or more since the market peak in February 2011 – but the 2000 vintage is bucking the trend.

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 3 Comments »

Bordeaux drags market down in 2013

The poor performance of Left Bank Bordeaux frustrated merchants this year and the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 is facing an unparalleled third consecutive slump.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

05 Haut-Brion slips below £5,000

The 2005 vintage of Haut-Brion has dipped below £5,000 a case on Liv-ex, further strengthening the index’s claim it offers the best value of the first growths.

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 suffers second decline

The Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 index is heading towards its second consecutive quarterly decline due to lack of demand for the Bordeaux 2012 vintage.

Monday, September 30th, 2013 No Comments »

Petit Mouton bucks second wine slump

Mouton Rothschild’s second wine, Petit Mouton, is the one first growth second label to hold its value since 2011 according to Liv-ex.

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Lafite ‘98 outperforming Liv-ex Fine Wine 50

A case of 1998 Château Lafite sold for £5,800 on Liv-ex last week, outperforming the 4% drop in the Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 Index since the middle of March.

Monday, August 12th, 2013 No Comments »

Bordeaux’s firsts too expensive for China

Wine merchants in China are finding the prices of Bordeaux first growths too expensive, despite recent decreases, and are increasingly looking to other fine wine producing regions.

Tuesday, July 9th, 2013 2 Comments »

Fine Wine Investment: Expect no quick rebound on first growth prices

Fine wine markets were flat but steady in June after the disappointing en primeur campaign, but there is unlikely to be a quick return to prosperity for former leading estates.

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013 No Comments »

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