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Luxury Insights

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UHNWI 2015 POPULATION DECLINES

Not only is the gap between the world’s wealthy and the poor widening significantly, fewer people own more of the global assets than ever before, and the trend is predicted to continue for the next decade. Continue reading

6 TRENDS TO MAKE OR BREAK LUXURY BRANDS IN 2016

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The luxury market is not what it was, and it is not yet all that it will likely become, even in 2016. Continue reading

2014 BILLIONAIRE CENSUS GROWS

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According to the The Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014, 155 new billionaires emerged in 2014. Continue reading

MAURITIUS GROWS AS INVESTMENT HAVEN

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Port Louis, Mauritius


The island nation of Mauritius is now being considered a “Safe and Reliable Investment Hub,” due to its good governance and social, political, ethical and economic stability. Continue reading

TOP 5 CHINA LUXURY MARKET PREDICTIONS FOR 2015

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China’s luxury industry saw some significant changes in 2014, but the country’s rapid economic development means that it isn’t done evolving. Continue reading

SORTING THE CHINA LUXURY MARKET

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Aspirational, entrepreneurial, an unrivalled capacity to splurge – is there any wonder China’s fast growing population of high net worth individuals has so beguiled the luxury market? Continue reading

RISING ANTI-LUXURY TREND AMONG MILLENNIALS

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There is a growing (and increasingly more noticeable) “anti-luxury” trend among Millennials that has turned Luxury Brand marketers into blathering state as they try to figure out how to effectively deal with the ill-defined yet very real threat to their brands. Continue reading

RUSSIA LUXURY MARKETPLACE TURNS RISKY

ferrari-russiaIt is no secret that Russian consumers have always loved to shop for luxury and have an unrivalled capacity to splurge. Recent politi-nomic developments, however, have turned this once clearly defined robust luxury brand marketplace into a risky venture. Continue reading

‘LUXURY FOR LESS’ THREAT TO ‘TRUE’ LUXURY?

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There is a lot of discussion these days on whether “Luxury” has become a fractured consumer perception. It is not always about price as some may think. Continue reading