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Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on March 31, 2016

While volumes dipped, values did the opposite. March saw frankly incredible increases in some of the Rare Whisky indices. Increases which cannot be sustained in the medium to long…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 10, 2016

2016 has already seen significant increases in price for certain bottles of Scotch. As we move towards the end of Q1, that up-trend shows no immediate signs of let-up.

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 4, 2016

Bulls ride the market through Bonhams as new record prices are set for many rare bottles of Scotch. Over recent months, even years, traditional whisky auction houses have appeared…

Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on March 1, 2016

5,467 bottles (full sized bottles, single lots of single malt) were sold at auction in the UK, that’s the highest volume of bottles seen on the open market in one month. Monthly…

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