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Italian 'Super Tuscans'  sub wine market - for a diverse and robust Wine Investment portfolio.

Jan 23, 2020 12:44:23 PM / by Charles Agutter posted in Fine Wine Investing, Brexit, Investing 2020


Italian Wine producers in Piedmont and Tuscany can breathe a sigh of relief, as one door is left ajar on premium & Vintage French wines, another door opens wide, making investing in the fine wines of Italy an opportunity you just can't ignore.

You can thank Donald Trump and his ongoing crusade to level the playing field with trade tariffs with other countries around the world.   The US has now imposed a 25% tax on bottled wines from France, Spain, Germany and Britain, under 14% abv.  This will forge a broadening of the wine market in 2020 with some new winners on the horizon.

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Fine Wine Investing: Safe Haven

Jan 1, 2020 1:11:24 PM / by Charles Agutter posted in Fine Wine Investing, Brexit, Investing 2020


Towards the end of a stock market cycle interest switches from ‘growth stocks’ to ‘value stocks’, as profitability diminishes with the onset of economic slowdown.

In simple terms, when profitability is abundant investors chase the price of profitable (growth) companies higher and higher, on the basis that profits will continue rising forever. Then when profits become harder to come by they sell them and buy companies where (usually lower but more stable) profits exist. Utilities and so on.

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