The For Dummies book series began in 1991 with DOS for Dummies, written by Dan Gookin and published by IDG Books. Despite this admission his website promotes Bordeaux NZ as a wine investment company that has experience and a history of selling fine wine. Capital Bordeaux Investment Corporate Limited: founded 2nd October 2012 with 24-year-old Aaron James Ali as sole director. Claim: ‘Our extensive list of contacts and the close relationships we have forged with our wholesalers and advisors help us to provide and unrivalled service to our clients. Sole director is 33-year-old Steven Bishop Bishop is also a director of My Wine Broker Ltd (proposal to strike off) and Your Wine Auction Ltd (dormant company).
Separately, a gang who ran a series of corrupt land investment companies based in Bromley, Kent, has also been disqualified from running any limited company. The website and phones of Fine Wine Solutions based at Level 18, 40 Bank Street (HQ3), Canary Wharf, E14 5NR – serviced offices – appear to be still in operation even though the company is dissolved.
A Google search shows Mortimer House, 40 Chatsworth Parade, Petts Wood, Orpington, Kent, BR5 1DE to be a very popular address. This appears to be the son/daughter of Bordeaux UK. Using the same logo on its website as Bordeaux UK and the same contact telephone number and employing the same staff. Shakeshaft is involved in setting up the Wine Investment Association, a regulatory body with the aim of safeguarding private investors, with three other wine investment companies.
Dormant company until 30.6.08. ‘Our team has many years experience within the fine wine investment market and have managed portfolios for a wide audience, from first time investors through to wine connoisseurs.’ ‘even more so as there is no Capital Gains Tax on the profits you achieve’. Update August 2014: now touting Champagne as the next wine investment – covered by The Drinks Business and wine-searcher magazine. The largest share of angel deals (19%), with the greatest amount of investment (20%), continues to occur in California, yet overall deals are becoming more evenly distributed across the rest of the nation.
The return on investment would be high for shareholders and stakeholders if they take into consideration the returns on sales of a company before investing their money. You can get information regarding the net income of a company by referring to its annual reports or searching for the data on websites dedicated to business news. I suspect that as we move into the second half of ’15, the physical demand out of Asia, and particularly India, really gets going.