At the beginning of 2015 The Wine Investment Fund published a forecast that the fine wine market would return +9% this calendar year, as measured by the benchmark index, the Liv-ex 100. 2014 saw wine prices fall for an unprecedented fourth year in a row. However, the negative returns were concentrated in the first 7 […]
The world fine wine market took a breather in April, affected partly by slower growth in emerging economies and by exchange rate fluctuations.
Fine wines seem to have lost their resilience to the global downturn. The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 index is down 7.4% on the year, according to the latest Liv-ex Cellar Watch Market Report.