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A SQUARE: Art as an asset class

Friday, October 09, 2009
Research, market overview and funds in the art market.

A SQUARE :: 09Oct09 A SQUARE: Art as an asset class
Category Art
Author Florian Guldner
Art market:

- Is art an investable asset class?

- Fund manager profile

- Performance

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