The Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 rose for the seventh consecutive month in June. The index closed the month on 259.71, up 2.12% on May’s closing level of 254.31. The First Growths also saw prices rise: the Liv-ex Fine Wine 50 closed on 292.16, up 2.5% on last month.
It was generally a good month for Bordeaux 2009, with price increases for 100-point (RP) Pontet Canet and Pavie, and 99+ point (RP) Angelus. At the other end of the table however, Leoville Las Cases 2009 saw prices slip. Two Cristals also experienced price drops in June, although the largest fallers were the 2010 Guigal “La Las”. On the whole, June was very positive for the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 Index: 85% of its components saw prices either stabilise or rise.