Understandably the main obstacle for any investor looking to invest in fine wines is safety. Investors wish to know how safe these tangible assets for investment purposes really are. Who guarantees that the wine sold is the wine stored on the investors behalf, how do I know that it really is that particular wine in that bottle? At Bordeaux Traders we guarantee that those investment-grade wines are acquired directly from the winemakers.
Clients then receive a certificate of ownership and further documents guaranteeing the authenticity of stocks and its pristine condition. These documents serve as safety and security for investors, as they are officially the full owners of those wine assets. They will also see pictures of their liquid treasures and can even visit the warehouse themselves.
Furthermore clients benefit from the unrivalled service offered at Bordeaux Traders; mainly the fact that all investment-grade wines are purchased at the best possible prices, which are expected to appreciate in value.
Is investing in fine wine really tax free? Are investment wines exempt from income tax and capital gains tax? These are some of the salient questions posed by savvy investors when dealing with investments in luxury wines.
Timing is absolutely crucial – in life, as well as in the arena of financial investments. As mentioned in previous articles, the fine wine investment market is steadily moving into the mainstream of alternative financial investments.
Gone are the days where a Hugo Boss suit and Rolex timepiece would propel your perception in the public eye. Even a Ferrari in the garage no longer carries as much status as it once did; however, top class luxury wines are slowly becoming a status symbol for the wealthy and...