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De Beers the thorn in Anglo's side

De Beers the thorn in Anglo's side

Diamond division continues to struggle as PGMs and iron ore flourish

Profit & Loss

20 FEBRUARY 2020
Star Diamond notifies Rio of non-compliance

Star Diamond notifies Rio of non-compliance

Star, RTEC alliance loses lustre

Precious stones

19 FEBRUARY 2020
Retail margins could be boosting man-made diamond sales

Retail margins could be boosting man-made diamond sales

Synthetic diamonds are increasingly commoditised, eroding retail margins versus natural stones

Precious stones

18 FEBRUARY 2020
Coronavirus sends Petra plummeting

Coronavirus sends Petra plummeting

Coronavirus has come at a bad time for struggling diamond producers.

Precious stones

17 FEBRUARY 2020
Higher prices give Gem Diamonds a lift

Higher prices give Gem Diamonds a lift

A marked improvement in performance by Gem Diamonds suggests the diamond market is thawing.

Precious stones

13 FEBRUARY 2020
Lucara recovers 549ct diamond

Lucara recovers 549ct diamond

Recovery area an 'economic driver' for underground plans

Precious stones

06 FEBRUARY 2020
South Africa's mining output falls

South Africa's mining output falls

Production shrank 2.8% in 2019 according to latest figures

Politics

04 FEBRUARY 2020
Petra Diamonds posts strong operating performance, but debts remain high

Petra Diamonds posts strong operating performance, but debts remain high

Petra Diamonds was not able to reduce its debts in the second half, but production remained strong.

Profit & Loss

27 JANUARY 2020
End of the line close for major diamond mine

End of the line close for major diamond mine

Rio confirms iconic mine will close this year

Precious stones

17 JANUARY 2020
Record diamond production for Lucapa

Record diamond production for Lucapa

Company says tough year for diamond market ended on positive note

Precious stones

06 JANUARY 2020
Lucara sees diamond price rise in Dec tender

Lucara sees diamond price rise in Dec tender

Latest sales tender achieved an average price of US$548 per carat - 40% higher than than Q3 price.

Precious stones

19 DECEMBER 2019
Anglo American among Jefferies' top picks for 2020

Anglo American among Jefferies' top picks for 2020

Jefferies' target price of 2600p is nearly 20% higher than Anglo's current share price

Profit & Loss

16 DECEMBER 2019