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LiveTrade is the worlds only 2-way market-making screen for buying and selling top Bordeaux. The provision of live bid and offer prices enables both private individuals and merchants to trade their wines online without having to further contact a broker; it creates a single point of call, making trading, in a variety of currencies, more straightforward and less time consuming. It is simple to operate, constantly updated and there is no commission payable. Unlike other trading platforms, LiveTrade is not a matching service but a dealing screen; all wines offered on LiveTrade are our own stock, thus guaranteeing the quality and provenance of the cases on offer and enabling you to guarantee a single point of entry or exit from your chosen position.

At the foot of this screen you will also find The Bordeaux Index, an up-to-the-minute measure to track the progress of both individual wines and portfolios. Scroll to down to read more, or click the quick links on the right to learn more before beginning to trade:

  • We only accept in-bond (IB) stock, in OWC 12x75cl or OWC 6x75cl.
  • All stock must be in excellent condition and free from import strips or other extraneous labels.
  • If traded stock is not made available for our immediate collection or is not transferred to our warehouse within five working days of the transaction date, BI reserves the right to cancel the trade.
  • Please read our full listing of Terms & Conditions here before agreeing to trade through the LiveTrade screen.


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Most actively traded wines

Vintage Wine Description Score We Buy We Sell  
1989 La Mission Haut Brion 100 $11,496 $12,951 TRADE
2000 Mouton Rothschild 96+ $15,890 $17,919 TRADE
1989 Haut Brion 100 $15,866 $18,082 TRADE
2000 Lafite Rothschild 98+ $15,413 $17,593 TRADE
1996 Lafite Rothschild 100 (WA) $10,170 $11,647 TRADE
1998 Cheval Blanc 98 (NM) $5,355 $6,149 TRADE
1995 Lafite Rothschild 95 $7,230 $8,308 TRADE
1996 Margaux 99 $5,879 $6,760 TRADE
2001 Lafite Rothschild 94 $6,785 $7,811 TRADE
2005 Haut Brion 98 $5,943 $6,842 TRADE

Recent Activity - Sales

Vintage Wine Description Score We Buy We Sell  
2003 Mouton Rothschild 93 (NM) $4,688 $5,416 TRADE
2005 Margaux 98+ $7,309 $8,471 TRADE
2005 Margaux 98+ $7,309 $8,471 TRADE
2001 Mouton Rothschild 89 $4,251 $4,863 TRADE
1986 Mouton Rothschild 100 $9,129 $10,531 TRADE
1986 Lafite Rothschild 100 $12,013 $13,765 TRADE
2005 Cos d'Estournel 98 $1,796 $2,093 TRADE
2005 Latour 96 $8,422 $9,774 TRADE
2009 Latour 100 $12,513 $14,498 TRADE
2010 Pontet Canet 100 (WA) $1,899 $2,240 TRADE

Recent Activity - Purchases

Vintage Wine Description Score We Buy We Sell  
2003 Montrose 99 $2,153 $2,492 TRADE
2001 Latour 95 $4,846 $5,669 TRADE
1996 Latour 99 $7,151 $8,283 TRADE
2005 Margaux 98+ $7,309 $8,471 TRADE
2006 Montrose 94+ $755 $912 TRADE
2001 Lafite Rothschild 94 $6,785 $7,811 TRADE
2005 Cos d'Estournel 98 $1,796 $2,093 TRADE
2006 Lynch Bages 94 $1,073 $1,238 TRADE
2007 Leoville Poyferre 89-91 $540 $668 TRADE
2010 Leoville Poyferre 98+ (WA) $1,144 $1,393 TRADE

The Bordeaux Index

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'The Bordeaux Index' tracks live changes in the prices of the most liquidly traded wines on the LiveTrade market making screen. Rather than pricing monthly, our technology facilitates dynamic, daily updates and will allow users to monitor the market at their convenience. It's the most transparent, accurate and simple way of gauging the market performance of Bordeaux. For the first time, investors will no longer need to base their decisions upon monthly market movements. Just as importantly, it does not require a statistics degree for interpretation. The launch of 'The Bordeaux Index' is the culmination of much hard work and planning; we want to provide the best and most up-to-date information for our customers and are extremely proud to be leading such an innovative initiative within the industry. Users are also able to view individual price graphs for all of the wines traded on LiveTrade with data going back to the 1st of January 2008.
Index Monthly :   0.19%
Index Year To Date :   -7.28%
Index Year On Year :   -9.68%