Art & Collectibles

Art Collectibles Alternative Investments

Arts and collectibles are a distinct category in alternative investments, set apart by the majority of alternative assets (other than timberland investment) for the fact that they are very much tangible assets.

The asset class can include anything from fine wine to stamps, antiques and classic cars, and on the whole the class is seeing an increase in interest from investors keen to move away from less tangible financial products as the recession still hangs in people’s minds. At least if the value of a bottle of wine plummets, you still have a bottle of wine to enjoy! READ MORE…

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international art market

According to a leading index, the global art market is seeing a major uptick as investors search for an alternative to other, more traditional investments such as stock and shares. The index, Artprice, confirmed that the art market has bounced back all over the globe following a slump of more

treasure assets - cars

Wealthy investors are increasingly favouring so-called ‘treasure assets’ when it comes to opting for financial vehicles in which to place their money. As well as having a sense of nostalgia, this asset class – which includes collectibles such as historic cars, books, figurines and music memorabilia – also carries a

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