• Rare Whiskeys and Colored Gem Stones as Investments

    One year ago - By WWD

    Forget the pearls - it's colored gemstones that are in vogue with the fashion investment set.
    But according to the first-quarter reading of the Knight Frank Luxury Investment Index, it's the rare whiskies that are the tech stocks of high-end goodies.
    The price of rare whiskey has jumped 35 percent over the past year and 563 percent over the past 10 years. By comparison, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose just 9.7 percent for the year and is up 225 percent over the past decade.
    For those who prefer to wear their luxury and not drink it - or store it away in their cellar - it's been much...
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