First art stock exchange opens

Mixed reaction in art world to Paris-based online venture.

    One popular form of investment for the rich is buying art, but there are very few people who can afford to buy a Picasso or a Van Gogh. 

    However, this is set to change with a novel approach on the internet - an online art stock exchange based in Paris.

    Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports from the French capital. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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