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Monday 30 November 2015

wine investment

China no longer an ‘El Dorado’ for wine traders

A dramatic slump in demand is putting paid to China’s reputation as an ‘El Dorado’ for wine trading, one French importer has said.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Gaja optimistic after ‘spectacular’ harvest

Leading Barbaresco producer Gaja is hopeful of producing an outstanding 2015 vintage following a ‘spectacular’ harvest of its Nebbiolo grapes.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Château de Santenay hopeful of best ever vintage

Burgundy producer Château de Santenay is optimistic that 2015 will be its greatest vintage yet.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Investors switch on to Cheval Blanc 2011

Investors’ interest in the hitherto relatively unheralded 2011 vintage of Cheval Blanc has been boosted by a tip-off from the estate’s technical director, Pierre-Olivier Clouet.

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Alleged million-pound wine fraudster in court

A man who was banned from running a company has swindled £1m out of investors in a fraudulent fine wine scheme, a London court has heard.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 2 Comments »

O Fournier extends vineyard ownership concept

Fournier estates has expanded its “Wine Partners” concept of buying vineyard plots to include its estate in Ribera del Duero.

Monday, December 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Fine wine: Speculation in a bottle

Liv-ex MD James Miles, will tell this week’s Wine Industry Conference in Hong Kong why speculation is, and always has been, part of fine wine.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

EU wine investment ‘not justified’

There is no justification for investment measures specific to the wine sector, according to a report published today by the European Court of Auditors (ECA).

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 No Comments »

Notes from a sacrilegious oenophile

I am the managing director of a wine investment business. There, I’ve said it.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 8 Comments »

Lindsay Hamilton joins Bordeaux Index

Bordeaux Index has appointed Lindsay Hamilton, co-founder of rival fine wine merchant Farr Vinters, to the BI board of directors.

Monday, December 2nd, 2013 1 Comment »

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