Soaring Fine Art Values Demand More Frequent Appraisals
From an insurance standpoint, sharply rising art values (and fine jewelry, for that matter) call for more appraisals. A little diversification wouldn’t hurt, either.
Top 10 Billionaire Art Collectors: Wealth X
With art auctions setting records, spurring investment in art, Wealth-X has put together a list of the 10 biggest art collectors in the world.
7 Steps to Successfully Manage Tangible Assets
Here’s how to get your HNW clients to act to protect tangible assets like fine art and classic cars as they do their financial assets.
Good Times? Then ‘Rebalance’ HNW Clients’ Insurance Coverage
In this period of relative calm, financially speaking, review clients’ insurance policy coverage terms, conditions and, especially, financial limits.
20 Most Expensive Paintings Ever Sold
With wealthy investors buying art at record prices recently, ThinkAdvisor gathered a list of the top-ticket items.
Machiavelli to Macbeth
"When taking a state, a conqueror must arrange to commit all his cruelties at once," writes 16th century Italian political philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli, "but benefits...
Keys to the Kingdom
It was the English philosopher and statesman Sir Francis Bacon who said riches are for spending. The most recent Capgemini "World Wealth Report" claims there...