News results for Art

21 December 2020

Online Art Auction Growth Here To Stay - Citi Private Bank Study

The fine art auction market can act as a temperature measure for how high net worth and ultra-HNW...

10 September 2020

The State Of Art: UBS's, Art Basel's Half-Year Verdict

Gallery sales dropped by over a third in the first six months of 2020 as the majority of galleries...

2 September 2020

A Law Firm's Primer On How To Avoid Acquiring Fake Art

As more fine art is sold online - accelerated by the pandemic - the risk of people buying fakes or...

27 August 2020

Pandemic Slams UK's Art, Collectables Exports

Unsurprisingly because of the lockdowns, the pandemic has hit the export of fine art and other...

3 August 2020

“Show Me The Monet”: Using Civil Remedies To Illuminate Shady Arts World

It is imperative that flexible mechanisms are used in the fight against art fraud. Civil tools shed...

20 March 2020

Europe's Fifth Money Laundering Directive: Where Does It Leave Art?

A market long known for the privacy of buyers - and sellers - faces a big challenge in adapting to...

6 March 2020

Global Art Market Cooled In 2019

After a strong decade for sales, total values of the art market dipped last year, reflecting the...

17 February 2020

Deutsche Bank Puts Weight Behind Films Arts

The move is part of a wider trend of banks, such as those with HNW client businesses, supporting...

31 January 2020

UBS Puts Spotlight On Asian Art

As wealth and purchasing power grows in the region, the Swiss bank has become founding partner and...

1 November 2019

Billionaire Divorce Battle Hobbled By Art Collection

The story throws light on how big art collections can be caught up in the emotional and legal...

Comment & Analysis results for Art

11 January 2011

The Essentials Of Investment-Grade Art

The trend to collect investment-grade art as a store of value has been growing steadily over the...

17 November 2008

Are Passion Investment Funds Becoming The New Alternatives?

There is currently a trend toward passion investment funds which could provide a highly fruitful...

28 April 2008

Will Distressed Art be the Next Opportunity for Investment Funds?

Over the past weeks we have seen opportunity capital that is well organised and looking for a home...

7 November 2007

The WB Art Interview: The Art Trading Fund

August saw the launch of the Art Trading Fund, the first hedge fund to focus purely on short-term...

8 October 2007

Assessing Art as an Investment: Applying Hedonic Value Analysis to Prints