The Compare the Financial Markets group is for sale

Includes the brand, our impeccable reputation (since 2010), and the family of domains.
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INVESTMENT RELEASE – TESSERACT INTERACTIVE SERVICE PHASE 3
MAXIMUM INVESTMENT £50K
IMMEDIATE INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR 2012-13 OF £25,000


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Choosing Modern Art to Buy For Investment


There are many people who buy modern art because they appreciate the artists’ work and there are those looking for modern art to buy as an investment. People looking to save for their future are not always excited about buying into the stock market or other volatile investments and turn to collectible items, such as contemporary art in hopes its value grows in the future.

When looking for modern art to buy the name of the artist and how well they are known in the art world will determine the value of their works at the time of the purchase. How well their name grows in popularity and how their works are perceived by others in the subsequent years will determine the demand, and subsequent price, the works can demand.  

There is a time period in which contemporary art and modern art cross over the years and being able to determine the difference can help collectors find modern art to buy that has the most potential to increase in price. Some collectors may begin by looking for contemporary art for sale but want a piece that reflects a more modern era. Since contemporary art is considered works produced after World War II and modern art as having been produced approximately between 1860 and 1970 some of the cross-over works can be difficult to determine.

As the end of the contemporary art era drew to a close, many artists considered famous by their contemporary art for sale have been lost in the translation of the two periods. Transitioning between the two eras has no distinct boundaries and those that look for art as an investment could confuse the two art eras if they look at the date in which the work was created alone. There is not only a different philosophy in the types of art created in the two time periods, but also in the beliefs of the artists. Some may be producing work in the modern art era, but have hung onto their contemporary art beliefs, producing works that reflect those beliefs.

Modern art pieces are considered to be a very safe investment in these difficult economic times. However, to get the best deal possible you need a professional guidance and advice.



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