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Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on March 10, 2015

Yes, I blinked and yes, February was over. I blinked again and we’re on the 10th of March… I started this auction watch on the 2nd!

Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on March 1, 2015

April set a new record for the highest number of collectable bottles traded on the open market. The previous record in December 2014 was 4,153. Last month’s 4,309 exceeded April…

Posted in Monthly Whisky Market Watch by Andy on February 27, 2015

Following a plateau/slight re-trace in whisky values at the end of 2014, vast open market supply looks to have calmed to more manageable levels. That relative back-step in supply…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on February 17, 2015

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, the recent Whisky-Online Auctions sale demonstrated extreme polarisation in Macallan values. On the rise, we saw a bottle of the Cask…

Posted in Weekly Auction Watch by Andy on February 10, 2015

One of the more recently established whisky auction houses has been generating a high level of interest bringing some exciting bottles to the open market. Perth based…

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