VCL Vintners, London’s leading whisky cask broker, reports sales are up 300% year on year between January 2020 and January 2021, and new account openings up 720%. Moreover, the company also reports that whisky investors are getting younger. According to VCL, 94% of new enquiries for the period were from investors completely new to whisky investment, and 58% viewed it through an un-emotional lens as being merely another asset class. 56% of all casks sold in the past three months at VCL Vintners were to clients in the 18-44 demographic with 52% looking at medium term investment of 5-10 years to capture the appreciation in this most liquid of alternative assets.
VCL Vintners Report Fine Whisky Cask Sales Up 300%