Sherree Valentine Daines
Product Code: AOI 0000
Original on Board
Image Size: 24" X 16"
Investing in Art, and Other Pleasurable
A lack of confidence in the financial markets is prompting
investors to look towards assets which they can see, feel and
enjoy, as even cash and bond investments are considered to be
risky, thanks to the recent state of the world's banking system.
Even if the banks are secure, the rates of interest on offer
are derisory, so alternative investments are coming to the fore.
Investing in commodities, once described as an alternative
asset class, will have served that purpose, but prices are sensitive
to economic cycles. True alternatives are exactly that - a bit
'alternative'. While they can be a lot more fun than owning
a piece of paper or an account number,
But no matter which area you might choose to invest in, you
should always take specialist advice before making any decisions.