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View full post titled - 'Cult Wines Posts Strong Financial Results'

Cult Wines Posts Strong Financial Results

Global Expansion Marks 10th Anniversary of Leading Fine Wine Asset Manager

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 18 January 2018

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View full post titled - 'Cult Wines Index for 2017 outperforms market benchmark'

Cult Wines Index for 2017 outperforms market benchmark

During 2017 the investment grade fine wine market showed continued growth across all sectors with the Cult Wines Index...

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 12 January 2018

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View full post titled - 'R.J.O'Brien and Cult Wines celebrate for Futures For Kids Charity'

R.J.O'Brien and Cult Wines celebrate for Futures For Kids Charity

On October 5th, R.J.O’Brien, the largest and oldest independent futures brokerage and clearing firm in the USA entertained senior staff and clients at a fine wine tasting hosted by Cult Wines and held by Olivier Bernard.

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 17 October 2017

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View full post titled - 'Investment appetite in Southeast Asia'

Investment appetite in Southeast Asia

Aside from the small matter of Brexit, the UK political climate is currently dominated by a debate over the future validity of the capitalist model driven by the free market economy.

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 17 October 2017

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View full post titled - 'Passion assets-only for the rich? Think again'

Passion assets-only for the rich? Think again

Coutts Bank recently published their 2017 Passion Index report which tracks the changing values of a range of investable assets. So what are these so called 'passion assets'?

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 17 October 2017

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View full post titled - 'Investment planning and how to avoid that feeling of despair'

Investment planning and how to avoid that feeling of despair

I’m of an age whereby my mind increasingly wanders into a place called ‘pension investment planning’.

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 16 October 2017

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View full post titled - 'Back To The Future, After A Fashion'

Back To The Future, After A Fashion

After over 30 years in the exchange traded derivative and fintech sectors, I retired from that arena a few months ago and changed career into the fine wine investment world. Long story but a passion, life too short, time for a change etc.

Posted by Patrick Thornton-Smith on 16 October 2017

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