Modest gains for the fine wine market in August

4th September 2018 by Rachel England
Posted in: Closer Look, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Liv-ex 100 August market value rise fall value DRC Screaming Eagle Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva Monfortino DRC Richebourg
Modest gains for the fine wine market in August

The fine wine industry benchmark, the Liv-ex 100, closed August on 315.98, up 0.48% on the previous month. A modest gain, although the index has run largely flat this year, up just 0.8% overall.

Top movers came from a range of regions, including Italy, Rhone, USA, Champagne and Bordeaux. August’s biggest riser was Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva Monfortino 2010, up 14.4% to reverse the losses it saw in July.

Beaucastel, Chateauneuf Du Pape Hommage J Perrin 2012 also performed well, up 14%, followed by Screaming Eagle 2015, which rose 11.2%.

July’s top riser, DRC Richebourg, was August’s biggest faller, dropping 14%. Lynch Bages 2009 and Domaine Jean-Louis Chave Hermitage 2015 followed behind, down 6.3% and 8.1% respectively.

Related link:

https://www.liv-ex.com/2018/09/liv-ex-100-index-gains-0-48-august/

 

Posted in: Closer Look, Wine Investment,
Tagged: Liv-ex 100 August market value rise fall value DRC Screaming Eagle Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva Monfortino DRC Richebourg