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De Beers rough sales slip on subdued demand

De Beers rough sales slip on subdued demand

US$490 million raised from rough diamond sales in 2019's second sales cycle

Precious stones

05 MARCH 2019
De Beers rough sales see slow start to year

De Beers rough sales see slow start to year

Slow movement of lower value rough diamonds impact sales

Precious stones

29 JANUARY 2019
Alrosa joins De Beers in quest for traceability

Alrosa joins De Beers in quest for traceability

Two diamond giants have joined forces on the pilot of the Tracr blockchain platform

Sustainability

29 OCTOBER 2018
De Beers rough sales continue to drop

De Beers rough sales continue to drop

Rupee-dollar exchange rate impacting demand for lower-value stones

Precious stones

16 OCTOBER 2018
"The young generations are the present and future of the diamond industry"

"The young generations are the present and future of the diamond industry"

Diamond demand and production both rose in 2017

Precious stones

14 SEPTEMBER 2018
De Beers rough diamond sales fall

De Beers rough diamond sales fall

Seventh sales cycle the lowest for the year so far

Precious stones

11 SEPTEMBER 2018
De Beers to acquire Peregrine for US$80M

De Beers to acquire Peregrine for US$80M

Peregrine board, major shareholders in favour of deal

M&A

19 JULY 2018
"They are … low cost, pretty stones"

"They are … low cost, pretty stones"

DPA CEO says synthetic diamonds are not 'real diamonds'

Precious stones

31 MAY 2018
Diamonds an investor's new best friend?

Diamonds an investor's new best friend?

'Diamond prices are on the up again', says investment bank

Miner's right

28 MAY 2018
Successful pilot for De Beers' diamond blockchain initiative

Successful pilot for De Beers' diamond blockchain initiative

Tracr platform will be introduced to the rest of the industry later in 2018

Sustainability

10 MAY 2018
"GemFair has the potential to significantly transform the sector"

"GemFair has the potential to significantly transform the sector"

De Beers moves to help formalise the ASM diamond sector

Precious stones

19 APRIL 2018
"Sharing these stories … is a responsibility for the entire industry"

"Sharing these stories … is a responsibility for the entire industry"

De Beers' Bruce Cleaver wins award for advancement of women

Precious stones

18 JANUARY 2018