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MONOCHROME Art Innovative Concept Sale | Sotheby's

MONOCHROME Art Innovative Concept Sale | Sotheby’s

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Art, News

MONOCHROME is an innovative concept sale, which will feature both traditional and modern Chinese works united in their shared aesthetic of clean lines and subtle variations in... Continue reading »

Classic Cars Outperform Global Stocks | CNBC

Classic Cars Outperform Global Stocks | CNBC

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Cars, News

Are you tired of feeling queasy from the roller-coaster ride of financial markets? Maybe "passion" investments like classic cars, fine art, wine, coins, and watches are worth... Continue reading »

Sotheby’s Offers Taste of Krug 1915 Champagne for $15,000 | Decanter

Sotheby’s Offers Taste of Krug 1915 Champagne for $15,000 | Decanter

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in News, Wine

Wealthy wine lovers will be given the chance to taste 100-year-old Krug 1915 vintage Champagne at a Sotheby's New York auction this September as The LVMH owned Champagne house... Continue reading »

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy Part 2: Grand Seiko | WATCHTIME

Vintage Eye for the Modern Guy Part 2: Grand Seiko | WATCHTIME

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in News, Watches

What you might not know about Seiko watches...Released earlier in 2015, the Seiko Grand Seiko 62GS is a tribute to the 1967 model that featured the first automatic caliber in the... Continue reading »

Christie’s Hong Kong to Offer Mature Champagne Vintages from Bollinger | BLOUIN ARTINFO

Christie’s Hong Kong to Offer Mature Champagne Vintages from Bollinger | BLOUIN ARTINFO

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in News, Wine

The fall wine auction season kicks off at Christies Hong Kong on September 11‑12 with a large selection of fine wines and champagne from three major Asian consignors.--Mature... Continue reading »

Important Jewels Sale: Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels and Jean Schlumberger | Sotheby's

Important Jewels Sale: Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels and Jean Schlumberger | Sotheby’s

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Gems, News

Vibrant in color and striking in style, signed jewels by renowned makers such as Bulgari, Van Cleef & Arpels and Jean Schlumberger highlight the first major sale of the... Continue reading »

Sale Announcement From The Exceptional Cellar of James H. Clark | Sotheby's

Sale Announcement From The Exceptional Cellar of James H. Clark | Sotheby’s

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in News, Wine

The second offering from The Exceptional Cellar of James H. Clark concentrates on white Burgundy, red Rhône and the greatest producers from Barolo, Barbaresco and Brunello di... Continue reading »

Classic & Vintage Cars Are A Stand Alone Asset Class | Live Trading News

Classic & Vintage Cars Are A Stand Alone Asset Class | Live Trading News

Posted on August 27, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Cars, News

Classic & Vintage sports and racing cars are now seen as a stand-alone asset class. Classic & Vintage Cars Are A Stand Alone Asset Class | Live Trading... Continue reading »

Bonhams Flies the Flag for Spanish Wine | The Drinks Business

Bonhams Flies the Flag for Spanish Wine | The Drinks Business

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in News, Wine

Auction house Bonhams is shining a light on Spain at its next fine wine auction in London on 3 September, which will include 40 lots of “top Rioja”. Highlights from Spain... Continue reading »

Third "Made in Britain" Auction Announced For Sotheby's | Art Lyst

Third “Made in Britain” Auction Announced For Sotheby’s | Art Lyst

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Art, News

The forthcoming Made in Britain auction has been announced by Sotheby's. It is the third edition of a sale uniquely dedicated to celebrating the diversity and creativity of... Continue reading »

Epic 3-day Auction of 1000 Works From Peter Elliott's Collection | Financial Review

Epic 3-day Auction of 1000 Works From Peter Elliott’s Collection | Financial Review

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Art, News

Over 1000 works from the startlingly diverse collection of the late Sydney doctor and medical researcher Peter Elliott AM will go under the hammer with Mossgreen in a three-day... Continue reading »

Keeneland to Offer Guided Breeders’ Cup Tours to Fans | Horse Racing Nation

Keeneland to Offer Guided Breeders’ Cup Tours to Fans | Horse Racing Nation

Posted on August 24, 2015 by Jaymie Christine-Kuszai in Horses, News

Keeneland will celebrate hosting the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Thoroughbred racing’s season-ending 13-race, $26 million championship event on Oct. 30-31, by... Continue reading »

Chronicles

Meet the Wine Educator and Personality: Leslie Sbrocco

Meet the Wine Educator and Personality: Leslie Sbrocco

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles, Wine

Touchinvest recently spoke with Leslie Sbrocco, one of the most entertaining and recognizable commentators in the North American wine community.  Leslie’s passion for the wine business has matured like a quality cabernet blend and her career to date has been both diverse and colorful.    A regular on NBC’s Today Show, Leslie is one of the Continue reading »

Meet the Entrepreneurial Watch Connoisseur: Randy Brandoff

Meet the Entrepreneurial Watch Connoisseur: Randy Brandoff

Posted on August 18, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles, Watches

Touchinvest recently spoke with Randy Brandoff, Founder of Eleven James, a membership business that is redefining the way that connoisseurs and enthusiasts explore and indulge their passions for high-end watches.  In its simplest form Eleven James provides an opportunity to “try before you buy”, however Randy is always thinking about what’s over the horizon for Continue reading »

Meet the Classic Car Expert: Robert Minnick

Meet the Classic Car Expert: Robert Minnick

Posted on August 15, 2014 by Adam Ford in Cars, Chronicles

Touchinvest recently spoke with Robert Minnick, Senior Managing Partner of Classic Auto Funds (CAF), an innovative platform offering a suite of investment, experience and information for classic car enthusiasts looking to indulge their collective senses in all things beautiful, fast, loud, shiny and rare.  Robert and his partners at CAF are offering “insider access” to Continue reading »

Meet the Swiss Watchmaking Partnership: Morten Linde & Jorn Werdelin

Meet the Swiss Watchmaking Partnership: Morten Linde & Jorn Werdelin

Posted on May 23, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles, Watches

Touchinvest recently spoke with Jorn Werdelin and Morten Linde, the founders of Linde Werdelin, a brand of luxury sports timepieces and attachable precision digital instruments for the skiing and/or diving enthusiast. This partnership, forged as a childhood friendship in Denmark has endured over the decades to bring together their complimentary skills and experience. The result Continue reading »

Meet the Dealer in Beautiful & Collectible Watches: Hamilton Powell

Meet the Dealer in Beautiful & Collectible Watches: Hamilton Powell

Posted on May 21, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles, Watches

Touchinvest recently spoke with Hamilton Powell – Founder and CEO of Crown & Caliber, a young and fresh approach to the timeless business of buying and selling beautiful and collectible watches.  Both Hamilton and his fast growing company are the epitome of the paradigm that Touchinvest is mapping and observing, across the various categories of Continue reading »

Meet the Numismatist: Douglas Winter

Meet the Numismatist: Douglas Winter

Posted on January 23, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles

Touchinvest recently spoke with Doug Winter, founder of Doug Winter Numismatics and raregoldcoins.com about his passion for the rare coin business and the evolution of his business interests.  Doug has been involved in the coin business for over 40 years and has become one of the authorities in his chosen niche of US 18th & Continue reading »

Meet the Swiss Watch Expert: Nathalie Veysset

Meet the Swiss Watch Expert: Nathalie Veysset

Posted on January 22, 2014 by Adam Ford in Chronicles, Watches

Touchinvest recently spoke with Nathalie Veysset, Founder of Eadness – a startup focused on pairing connoisseurs of the world’s finest and most collectible watches with the independent watch brands that are differentiating themselves as the collectibles of the future.  “Eadness” describes the feeling of happiness derived from wealth and luxury and Nathalie is dedicated to Continue reading »

Meet the Wine Connoisseur: Stanislas d'Aramon

Meet the Wine Connoisseur: Stanislas d’Aramon

Posted on November 29, 2013 by Adam Ford in Chronicles

Touchinvest recently spoke with Stanislas d’Aramon, co-owner of Chateau Figeac, about the upcoming launch of the wine fund he has co-founded (Fine Chateaux Collectors Fund), his life and his deep history in the Bordeaux wine culture.  It was a poetic conversation full of rarified experiences which he happily and generously shared.  Some highlights below. Touchinvest: Stanislas, you Continue reading »

Meet the Art Advisor: Annelien Bruins

Meet the Art Advisor: Annelien Bruins

Posted on July 7, 2013 by Touch Invest in Art, Chronicles

Annelien Bruins is an art advisor, writer and global citizen currently working for Tang Investments, located in New York, Miami, London and Hong Kong. Tang Investments, where Annelien is Chief Operating Officer and Senior Art Advisor, provides clients with transactional advice (private sales, auction representation, sourcing and placing works, price discovery and due diligence) and Continue reading »

Meet the Wine Connoisseur: Charles Curtis

Meet the Wine Connoisseur: Charles Curtis

Posted on May 11, 2013 by Touch Invest in Chronicles, Wine

Touchinvest met with Charles Curtis over a glass of white wine at Lexington Brass in New York City, in between his trips to Asia and Istanbul, to chat about wine, investing and the prestigious Master of Wine honor. Charles Curtis MW is the founder of a fine wine advisory serving private, trade and institutional clients Continue reading »

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