Betting on the Art Market Pt. 1 - artmarketblog.com The reason that I invest in art and am involved with the art market is because I find investing in art to be extremely enjoyable, exciting, fun and interesting
info is available at www.artasanasset.com. These contracts will expire with a dollar value of $ (2008 value of Mei Moses All Art Index) / 10. For example, if the 2008 index value printed on Jan X at X pm ET is 280, each contract shall expire with value $28.00. Profit and loss will be calculated as the difference between the trade price and the expiry price. For example, if you bought contracts at a price of $30.00 and the expiry value is $31.00, your profit will be $1.00 per contract. If you sold contracts at a price of $30.00 and the expiry value is $29.00, your loss will be $1.00 per contract.” (intrade.com)
To be continued….
**Nicholas Forrest is an art market analyst, art critic and journalist based in Sydney, Australia. He is the founder of http://www.artmarketblog.com, writes the art column for the magazine Antiques and Collectibles for Pleasure and Profit and contributes to many other publications.