The sale of Leonardo da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi for $450m may represent the pinnacle of the global misallocation of capital, says John Stepek.
Curiosity cabinets are back in fashion among collectors, says Chris Carter – and for good reason.
Chris Carter looks at what has gone wrong as the classic-car market hits the skids.
There’s serious money to be made in antique violins with rare musical instruments topping the Coutts Passion Index for last year.
Intricately decorated Chinese snuff bottles made from glass, stone, jade, agate, wood, ivory and lacquer are highly collectable, says Chris Carter.
Fashion trends are driving high prices in modern and contemporary ceramics, says Chris Carter.
Bottles of rare whisky have proven themselves to be rather tasty investments, says Chris Carter.
For those who have always wanted to climb inside the cockpit of a vintage aeroplane, now is the time, says Chris Carter.
Britain has always been a popular place to do business in the international wine trade. Chris Carter looks into the market, and explains how to invest in fine wines.
Collecting items of entertainment memorabilia is more popular than ever, says Chris Carter.
As a recent £300,000 sale goes to show, there’s serious money to be found in handbags, says Chris Carter.