Transparency, Key to Industry’s Liquidity Crisis

The global diamond industry, poised on the brink of a golden age, faces the severe threat of a serious liquidity crunch. Even as the...

Crowdfunding the Jewelry business

Crowdfunding since past few years has helped create humongous financing opportunities worldwide. In 2013, thousands of businesses globally raised ~ USD 5.1 Billion through...

Jewelers increasingly turning towards Equity Funding route

Finance is a critical factor in the success of jewelry business and most of the jewelers have traditionally relied on Debt Financing through bank...

New Mobile App for Diamond Investments

Diamond investment is challenging primarily on account of lack of standard benchmark prices across the world. Diamond grading also varies across gemological labs, where a same diamond...

Colorful World of Gemstone Investments

Investment portfolio of people who have exhausted all the usual options like stocks and real estate is now shifting towards Gemstones. While the financial...

Diamond Industry’s Financial Woes

Diamond Industry's troubles this year have been exacerbated by closure of Antwerp Diamond Bank (ADB). Last month Belgian banking and insurance company KBC group announced...

Diamond investments set to take off ? – New fund launched

Diamonds have been chiefly bought for weddings, festive occasions and gifting but seldom for purposes of investment. Unlike other precious stones and metals like...

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Lab-grown diamond

Startup that uses Lab-grown diamonds to power satellite communication raises $...

Industrial and scientific applications of diamonds, apart from their usage as gem and jewelry, are abundant whether it is Semiconductors, Waste and Water Management,...