gold, gold, gold, crypto coins, blockchain and diamonds


What happened, what may happen For those interested in the yellow metal, the World Gold Council recently released two documents on the 2017 gold market events and on the outlook for 2018. We all now how forecasts work (I have just read and quote “if you have to forecast, forecast a lot“). Even so, the … Continue reading gold, gold, gold, crypto coins, blockchain and diamonds

THE DIAMOND INSIGHT REPORT – DE BEERS 2015


The Diamond Insight Report 2015 has just been released by De Beers, with a positive starting note. Do you agree? In its Foreword, the report starts by saying that: The launch of The Diamond Insight Report 2014 opened up the diamond industry to a wider audience and identified trends and opportunities for the industry to fulfil its … Continue reading THE DIAMOND INSIGHT REPORT – DE BEERS 2015

DE BEERS’ ROUGH DIAMOND PRICES DECREASE


According to http://www.bloomberg.com, De Beers lowered prices by about 3 percent, with bigger reductions for certain categories, at a sale this week in Botswana, according to the people, who asked not to be identified as the information isn’t public. The miner offered about $450 million of rough diamonds at the sale, the people said. Full … Continue reading DE BEERS’ ROUGH DIAMOND PRICES DECREASE

De Beers (Anglo American) current perspective on the diamond industry


Love or hate them, for either good or bad reasons, but you have to acknowledge and respect De Beers (Anglo American)’s perspective on the diamond industry. Irrespective of your’s, you can read De Beers’ first hand opinion in both the: De Beer’s Diamond Insight Report 2014 (released earlier, September 2014). Transcript of MARK CUTIFANI, PHILIPPE MELLIER, BRUCE CLEAVER, … Continue reading De Beers (Anglo American) current perspective on the diamond industry