Blog: Chris MercerWine and money

Chris Mercer | 15 March 2010

Here's a neat little chart showing the link between fine wine sales and the financial crisis.

We can thank wine critic and general expert Jancis Robinson for bringing this to our attention, with a bit of help from the Liv-Ex fine wine stock exchange and Forbes Magazine.

They have produced a graph to show a near perfect correlation between the fall in fine wine sales and the decrease in the number of billionaires around the world.

Click here to view.


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