Diamond stocks Articles

Diamonds Mining Companies Listed in All Countries

2020-01-23 / Staff reporter

Compare(Show all)CompanyTickerLast Price (native)Change (native)Change (%)Day LowDay High52 Week Low52 Week HighVolumeMC (M CAD$)  Lucara DiamondCorp.LUCRF1.230.0000.00%1.231.251.012.122,605632.0  Petra Diamonds Ltd.PDL.L31.98-0.130-0.41%31.6432.9631.6473.45858,781473.8  Gem Diamonds LimitedGEMD.L102.000.5000.49%101.00102.5078.00125.009,265244.1  Stornoway D...Read More

Stock quotes of diamond mining companies

Jan 23, 2020 / Staff reporter

Stock quotes of diamond mining companiesCompanyStockExchangeTickerPriceper shareChange(%)Market capitalization(in local currency and USD)ALROSAMICEX- RTSALRS75.200RUB0.000%553,845,415,376.00RUB9,784,926,219.00USDALROSA-NyurbaMICEX- RTSALNU163,000.000RUB0.000%130,400,000,000.00RUB2,303,809,589.00USDAfri-Can Marine MineralsCVE-AFAAFA0.000CADnan%0.00CAD0.00USDDiamond Fields International Ltd.TSX Vent...Read More

How to Sell to Millennials

Jan 22, 2020 / Leah Meirovich

RAPAPORT... Millennial consumers are independent, vocal, tech-savvy and used to getting what they want. They have disposable income and aren't afraid to spend it on things they believe add value to their lives, no matter the price tag. But successfully enticing this market into your store is not as easy as it was with their moms and dads, and retaining them can be even more difficult. That's...Read More

DelGatto Diamond Finance to Provide Tender Financing for Koin International

January 22, 20 / Press Release

(Press Release) - DelGatto Diamond Finance ("DelGatto" or "Company"), an institutional diamond finance company, today announced it has partnered with Koin International ("Koin"), a leading specialized polished and rough diamond company, to provide immediate financing for clients at Koin's international tenders.DelGatto Diamond Finance is a leading collateral-based alternative finance provider...Read More

Is Gokhran to Start Large Alrosa Purchasing Again?

January 22, 20 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - The government of Russia's Yakutia region, a major shareholder in Alrosa, has proposed that the Russian precious metals and gems repository Gokhran buy $0.5-$1 billion of the firm's rough diamonds this year, reports Reuters. The proposal was apparently made to President Vladimir Putin and Russia's finance ministry, according to Aysen Nikolaev, the head of Yakuti...Read More

IIJS Signature Supporting Female Entrepreneurs and New Designers

January 22, 20 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - IIJS Signature is adding a Design Pavillion to its showfloor this year. The new pavilion will feature the work of nine female entrepreneurs and nine budding jewelry designers. The participants will be chosen by independent industry experts appointed by the Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) in assistance with the Women's Jewelry Association - India. Prefer...Read More

Swarovski Adds 16 New Colors to Lab-Grown Diamond Collection

January 22, 20 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Swarovski has added 16 new colors to its lab-grown diamond collection. The crystal behemoth launched its first Swarovski Created Diamonds in 2018 with the new colors premiering during this week's Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris "Swarovski is probably most known for our precision-cut crystals, but as a company we are increasingly focused on exploring new materials and...Read More

Kay Jewelers Scores Touchdown with Le Vian Football Partnership

January 22, 20 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Kay Jewelers and Le Vian have partnered this football season to design a limited edition football necklace. Only 154 of the Chocolate Diamonds and Strawberry Gold pendants have been created. The necklaces each contain 1.5 carats of diamonds and mark the 20th anniversary of Le Vian's Chocolate Diamonds, as well as 21 years of collaboration with Kay Jewelers. The neckl...Read More

New Production Strategy Pays Off for Blue Rock

Jan 21, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... BlueRock Diamonds reported the first annual profit in its history, as sales grew amid increased production and a higher average price, the miner said Tuesday.The improvement was the result of a new initiative the miner implemented at its Kareevlei deposit in South Africa to stabilize production and offset the impact of the rainy season, during which operations are difficult.Revenu...Read More

GIA Examines Alrosa's Matryoshka Diamond

Jan 21, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Alrosa's unusual diamond-within-a-diamond formed when material partially dissolved over millions or billions of years, according to a report by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA).The GIA's team, which examined the stone at its New York lab, found that over time, approximately 0.11 carats of diamond disappeared through two small channels that extended from the surface of th...Read More

NRF: Strong Finish to Holiday Season as Growth Rate Doubles Over 2018

January 21, 20 / IDEX Online Staff Reporter

(IDEX Online) - Holiday retail sales grew 4.1 percent year-over-year to $730.2 billion, reported the National Retail Federation (NRF). This result is in line with the NRF's October forecast that sales would rise between 3.8 percent and 4.2 percent for a total of between $727.9 billion and $730.7 billion.That forecast also called for online sales to increase between 11 percent and 14 percent t...Read More

BlueRock posts maiden profit

21st January 2020 / Simone Liedtke     

Aim-listed BlueRock Diamonds turned a profit for the first time during the second half of the 2019 financial year, the success of which was based on the diamond producer having sold 12 675 ct of diamonds for the year, marking an increase of 118% over the year before.While grades and prices per cart had also improved, BlueRock on Tuesday noted that its production volumes had increased by 70% y...Read More

GemFair can positively transform ASM sector, says De Beers

21st January 2020 / Simone Liedtke     

The artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) sector is in need of formalisation in order to establish itself as a legitimate source of diamond supply; however, faced with complex mining ecosystems and operating conditions that are vastly different from the large-scale diamond mining sector, De Beers says “the approach to supporting formalisation must be tailored, incremental and robust”....Read More

Next decade set to be a serious transition period for mining - report 

21st January 2020 / Simone Liedtke     

The global mining and metals sector is facing one of its most challenging transitions yet as the industry is considering how it can best position itself to regain and maintain stakeholder confidence on environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters, global law firm White & Case states in its ‘Mining and Metals 2020’ survey report.According to the report, miners spent 2019 navig...Read More

Alrosa starts deep-level drilling at mine that flooded in 2017

21st January 2020 / Mariaan Webb     

Russian diamond major Alrosa has announced that it has started test drilling at the Mir kimberlite pipe, which was partly flooded in 2017, leading to the death of eight workers.The test drilling forms part of its strategic investment plan to study the feasibility of resuming production at the mine. The earliest that the Mir underground mine could reopen will be in 2030, the company has pointed out...Read More

New Production Strategy Pays Off for BlueRock

Jan 21, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... BlueRock Diamonds reported the first annual profit in its history, as sales grew amid increased production and a higher average price, the miner said Tuesday.The improvement was the result of a new initiative the miner implemented at its Kareevlei deposit in South Africa to stabilize production and offset the impact of the rainy season, during which operations are difficult.Revenu...Read More

Holiday Sales Rise Amid Strong Consumer Sentiment

Jan 20, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... US retail sales increased 4.1% during the recent holiday season amid steady consumer confidence, the National Retail Federation (NRF) said.Total sales for the November-to-December period were $730.2 billion, according to the NRF, which bases its numbers on figures from the US Census Bureau. That total came in at the higher end of the NRF's forecast of $727.9 billion to $730.7...Read More

US Jewelry Trade Continues to Downsize

Jan 20, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... The US jewelry industry contracted in 2019 as the number of businesses closing shop continued to exceed new entrants.The sector shrank 3.3% to 24,565 companies active in the fourth quarter, compared with 25,400 a year earlier, according to data the Jewelers Board of Trade (JBT) released Thursday. While 900 businesses left the industry during the year, only 228 joined.However, the...Read More

JVC Honors GIA CEO Susan Jacques

Jan 20, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... The Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC) has presented Gemological Institute of America (GIA) CEO Susan Jacques with the Stanley Schechter Award.The accolade, which was established in 2002, recognizes industry leaders who have raised the jewelry community's reputation through their dedication, ethics and integrity, JVC said last week."Susan is a true industry treasure who deeply emb...Read More

Luk Fook to Trim Hong Kong Network

Jan 20, 2020 / Rapaport News

RAPAPORT... Luk Fook plans to scale back its Hong Kong store network and expand in mainland China and Macau as it becomes the latest jeweler to rethink how its spreads resources across the region.The retailer expects a "single-digit" decrease in the number of rental leases it renews in Hong Kong in the current financial year ending March 31, and a "double-digit" drop the following year, it sa...Read More