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Classic Car Index

Historic Automobile Group International (HAGI™) is an independent research house and think tank with specialised expertise in the rare classic motorcar sector.

The group has created benchmarks which track this alternative asset class accurately for the first time, using rigorous financial methodology usually associated with more traditional investments.

The purpose of this approach is to lend transparency to the sector and enable market participants to make informed decisions based on data driven fundamentals.

The group runs a proprietary database encompassing in access of 100,000 actual transactions. Entries start from the early 1970s and are updated on a daily basis. The data is collected from four major sources: Private contacts, marque specialists, dealers and auction results.

HAGI produce four separate indices:

HAGI™Top Index is designed to measure the rare collector's automobile market, ranging from pre-war to the new millenium.

Due to the representative character of this group this index can be used as an ideal proxy to indicate the price development for any single automobile or a collection.

HAGI Top is an integral part of the overall index universe, it's sub indices are HAGI F, HAGI P and HAGI Top ex F&P. HAGI-Top is weighted according to the HAGI estimate of surviving cars in the relevant models.

HAGI™Top ex F&P Index is designed to measure the rare collector's automobile market outside the marques Ferrari and Porsche. The periods represented range from pre-war to the new millenium.

Due to the representative character of this group this index can be used as an ideal proxy to indicate the price development from many automobiles or for an entire collection.

HAGI Top ex F&P Index is an integral part of the overall index universe. Together with HAGI F and HAGI P it makes up the HAGI Top Index. HAGI Top ex F&P is weighted according to the HAGI estimate of surviving cars in the relevant models.

HAGI™F Index is designed to measure the rare collector's Ferrari automobile market, ranging from the 1950s to the new millenium.

Due to the representative character of this group this index can be used as an ideal proxy to track the price development from any rare single Ferrari to an entire collection of this marque.

HAGI F is an integral part of the overall index universe, a sub index of HAGI Top. HAGI F is weighted according to the HAGI estimate of surviving cars in the relevant models.

HAGI™P Index is designed to measure the rare collector's Porsche automobile market, ranging from the 1950s to the new millenium.

Due to the representative character of this group this index can be used as an ideal proxy to track the price development from any rare single Porsche to an entire collection of this marque.

HAGI P is an integral part of the overall index universe, a sub index of HAGI Top. HAGI-P is weighted according to the HAGI estimate of surviving cars in the relevant models.

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Last updated: 24 April 2014