Melanie Gerlis examine’s the state of the art financing market for The Art Newspaper, questioning the impact of recent market consolidations. Namely, the acquisitions of the Falcon Fine Art loan book, Athena Art Finance and Sotheby’s this year.
Citing Clarie McAndrew’s Art Market Report Melanie points out that cash flow gaps are likely behind the increase in demand for art-secured loans from the art trade.
Freya Stewart, our CEO of Art Finance, cites this as The Fine Art Group’s “busiest first half year to date”.
Read the full article was published in the September issue of The Art Newspaper.