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The End of the Art Market As We Know It

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The End of the Art Market As We Know It

Yesterday, I had lunch with the former president of a UK-based auction house. On my train journey home to Brussels I read “DISRUPTION” by Stéphane Mallard, a French Author and Keynote Speaker. I was struck by the differences between the text I was reading and the conversation I had just a few ...

Deloitte Art & Finance Conference, Luxembourg

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Deloitte Art & Finance Conference, Luxembourg

Deloitte’s 11th Annual Art & Finance Conference took place in Luxembourg on Friday 26th October and focused on the role of technology within art and finance sectors. The event featured over 35 international industry leaders including tech experts, art lawyers, start-up innovators, gallery ...

The Rise and Fall of Cryptocurrencies: An analysis of Maecenas ART Currency

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The Rise and Fall of Cryptocurrencies: An analysis of Maecenas ART Currency

Since their recent creation cryptocurrencies have been hailed as the future of banking, trading and the economy. The recent acknowledgement of cryptocurrencies as legal tender in a number of countries and on trading floors only served to strengthen the argument for the future of cryptocurrencies. ...

How the Art Market Can Successfully Comply With GDPR

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How the Art Market Can Successfully Comply With GDPR

From 25 May, 2018, the new EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will come into force, and the penalties for not complying with its complex demands are draconian, to say the least. Serious breaches can involve massive fines of up to four percent of a company’s yearly worldwide ...