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GSI Opens Botswana Lab
Gemological Science International (GSI) has opened a laboratory in Gaborone to capitalize on Botswana’s growth as a trading center. “After decades...
Polished Markets Dec 28, 2014 Avi Krawitz
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The Diamond Story of 2014
The reduction of bank credit available to the diamond industry is a game changer that will influence the market...
Polished Markets Dec 26, 2014 Avi Krawitz
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Creating a Hub for Fancy Color Diamonds
The Fancy Color Research Foundation was launched in November to promote transparency and enhance consumer demand for...
Polished Markets Dec 26, 2014 Avi Krawitz
Rapaport TradeWire December 24, 2014
Research Dec 25, 2014 Rapaport
Market Comments 12/25/2014
Diamond trading centers going on holiday. Dealers adjusting their expectations to meet new realities. Global demand is weak and there is an oversupply of diamonds throughout...
Research Dec 25, 2014
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Rapaport Diamond Industry Stock Tracker
The following lists diamond-industry public companies and their share price changes for the week ending...
Financial-Legal Dec 24, 2014 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Weekly Indian Market Report
POLISHED: Overall, the market is quiet as demand from overseas as well as domestic market is sluggish. Low sentiment has...
Research Dec 24, 2014 Rapaport News
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Diamcor Mining to Raise $3M in Private Placement
Diamcor Mining Inc. intends to complete a private placement on a brokered and non-brokered basis of up to 3 million units at a price of 86 cents...
Financial-Legal Dec 24, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Gahcho Kué Operators Sign Impact Agreement With Deninu Kue First Nation
De Beers Canada Inc. and Mountain Province Diamonds Inc., joint partners in the Gahcho Kué diamond project,...
Mining Dec 24, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Mbada Diamonds Workers Picket for Unpaid Salary
(RAPAPORT) New Zimbabwe: Mbada Diamonds is embroiled in a wage dispute with its workers amid reports the company,...
Mining Dec 24, 2014 New Zimbabwe
Diamond Grade Improves in the Latest Kelvin Mini-Bulk Sample
Kennady Diamonds Inc. recorded a grade of 2.59 carats per tonne of ore from its Kelvin summer/fall mini-bulk...
Mining Dec 24, 2014 Jeff Miller
Decree Taps ALROSA, Kristall to Reduce Foreign Currency Holdings
(RAPAPORT) Agence France-Presse: Russia ordered state-controlled exporters to sell part of their foreign currency holdings, a move which...
Mining Dec 23, 2014 AFP
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Kenyan Detained With Diamond Parcel Heading for Dubai
(RAPAPORT) The Star: A Kenyan businessman is among three people detained in Egypt over a diamond smuggling syndicate. James...
Financial-Legal Dec 23, 2014 The Star
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ICO Denies Steinmetz Request to Review Global Witness Evidence
(RAPAPORT) The Guardian: An Israeli diamond billionaire has lost an attempt to force a British anti-corruption body to disclose material...
Financial-Legal Dec 23, 2014 Guardian Newspapers
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U.S. Online Christmas Season Retail Sales +15% to $48B
U.S. Christmas-season ecommerce spending rose 15 percent to $48.3 billion from November 1 through December 21, according to comScore...
Retail Dec 23, 2014 Jeff Miller
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U.S. Jewelry & Watch Sales +1% to $7B in November
U.S. jewelry and watch sales across all channels rose a preliminary 1.4 percent year on year in November,...
Research Dec 23, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Lucara Plans to Divest From Mothae Mine
Lucara Diamond Corp. announced plans to sell its majority stake in the Mothae diamond mine project in Lesotho....
Mining Dec 23, 2014 Ronen Shnidman
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Peregrine Diamonds Placement to Raise $2M
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. announce a non-brokered private placement of 10,441,189 common shares at a price of 21 cents per share for...
Financial-Legal Dec 22, 2014 Jeff Miller
IDCA Announces Election Results
The Indian Diamond & Colorstone Association Inc. (IDCA) announced results of its elections for the board...
Gemstones Dec 22, 2014 Jeff Miller
Winsome's Board Approves Closing Goa Industrial Operation
Embattled Winsome Diamonds and Jewellery Ltd. informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) that the diamond...
Financial-Legal Dec 22, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Dealers Adjust Expectations to Meet New Market Realities Dec 25, 2014

Diamond trading centers going on holiday. Dealers adjusting their expectations...

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Rapaport Monthly Report December 2014 Dec, 3, 2014

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