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U.S. and European retail stocks had a tough week, with drops led by Birks Group (-21%), Kohl's...
Financial-Legal Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Weekly Indian Market Report
Polished trading slowed slightly as Hong Kong and China went on vacation. U.S. demand consistent and supporting...
Research Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Blue Nile’s 4Q Sales -5%, Engagement Sales -8%
Blue Nile reported net sales fell 4.8 percent year on year to $150 million in the fourth quarter...
Retail Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Organized Synthetics
The natural diamond trade should welcome the establishment of the International Grown Diamond Association (IGDA) announced...
Polished Markets Feb 11, 2016 Avi Krawitz
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Rio Tinto’s 2015 Diamond Sales -23% on Lower Rough Prices
Rio Tinto reported diamond revenue slumped 23 percent to $698 million in 2015 as market conditions drove down rough...
Mining Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Fancy Color Diamond Prices Rise on Shortages, Strong Holiday Sales
Fancy color diamond prices increased 0.3 percent on average during the fourth quarter of 2015 as better-than-expected holiday...
Polished Markets Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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Jewelers unBLOCKed Hires Relationship Executive
Jewelry underwriter Jewelers unBLOCKed has appointed Don Saltmarsh as relationship executive to expand the company’s program. Saltmarsh,...
Financial-Legal Feb 11, 2016 Rapaport News
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‘Close to 90’ Exhibitors at Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair
Close to 90 exhibitors took part in the Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair (ADTF) in the Belgian city last week...
Polished Markets Feb 10, 2016 Rapaport News
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Italy’s Fiera di Vicenza Mulls Floating on Milan Bourse
The Italian company behind the annual VicenzaOro jewelry show is considering listing its shares on the Milan...
Financial-Legal Feb 10, 2016 Rapaport News
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Asian Star’s 4Q Revenue -3%, Profit -25%
India-listed Asian Star reported quarterly revenue declined 2.6 percent year on year to $101.7 million (INR 6.9...
Manufacturing Feb 10, 2016 Rapaport News
Pandora Closes 1,422 Unbranded Stores in 2015
Pandora closed 1,422 unbranded stores globally in 2015 and increased its focus on branded and concept stores,...
Retail Feb 10, 2016 Rapaport News
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World's Second-Largest Diamond Named ‘Lesedi La Rona’
The 1,111-carat diamond recovered by Lucara Diamond Corp. in Botswana in November has been named ‘Lesedi La Rona’ following...
Mining Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
‘Know Your Customer’ Database of 250M Companies Available Free to Antwerp Traders
The Antwerp World Diamond Centre will offer a free ‘know-your-customer’ database to all Belgian diamond traders for...
Technology Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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WJA Names 2016 Hall of Fame Honorees
The Women’s Jewelry Association has named its Hall of Fame honorees for the association’s annual Awards...
Marketing Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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Ruth Batson to Retire as American Gem Society CEO
Ruth Batson, chief executive officer of the American Gem Society (AGS) and AGS Laboratories, will retire...
Polished Markets Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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De Beers to Launch Non-Forevermark Grading from U.K. Lab
De Beers will offer grading of non-Forevermark diamonds from its U.K. laboratory for the first time from...
Polished Markets Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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Lucara to Hold This Year’s First Exceptional Stone Tender in April
Lucara Diamond Corp. will hold its first exceptional stone tender of 2016 from April 4 to 13 in Gaborone, Botswana....
Mining Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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Gem-A Seeks CEO to ‘Spearhead’ Growth
The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A) is seeking a chief executive officer to “spearhead” growth of the U.K. teaching...
Polished Markets Feb 09, 2016 Rapaport News
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Scio Diamond Gets 28th Patent for Lab-Grown Stones
Scio Diamond Technology Corporation, a producer of lab-grown diamonds, got its 28th patent for gemstone production from...
Technology Feb 08, 2016 Rapaport News
Ahmed Bin Sulayem World Jewelry Hub
KP Chairman Honored by Panama’s World Jewelry Hub
Ahmed bin Sulayem, executive chairman of the Dubai Multi Commodities Center and chairman of the Kimberley Process,...
Polished Markets Feb 08, 2016 Rapaport News
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