The Liv-ex 1000 index – the broadest measure of the market – closed December on 330.3, a decrease of 0.96% on November’s close. Despite this month’s fall, the index was up 10.2% in 2017.

The Liv-ex 100 and Fine Wine 50 index also dipped last month, down 0.1% and 0.1% respectively.

Sub-indices in 2017

Within the Liv-ex 1000, the Burgundy 150 (+19.2%) helped to push the broader market up in 2017.

The Italy 100 and the Rest of the World 50 followed close behind, up 11.9% and 12.6% respectively over the course of the year.

The Rhone 100 and the Bordeaux Legends 50 were the slowest risers in 2017 but still posted gains of 5.5% each.