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No country for old men

No country for old men

Miners could become targets of western wokerati

De Beers pledges openness through blockchain

De Beers pledges openness through blockchain

De Beers sells its wares by promoting their age. Now it wants a slice of the future

Regulation

05 DECEMBER 2017

De Beers data supports Petra grade story

Johan Dippenaar, chief executive of Petra Diamonds, insists the undiluted ore scenario from the company's...

Africa

03 OCTOBER 2014

BT banks on better reception

  BT Global's deeper push beyond networked services into the operations ‘space' in mining is gathering...

Europe/Middle East

01 OCTOBER 2014

De Beers data supports Petra grade story

Johan Dippenaar, chief executive of Petra Diamonds, insists the undiluted ore scenario from the company's...

Africa

01 OCTOBER 2014

Diamond market starts to sparkle

Lustre slowly returned to the diamond industry in 2013 and the first half of 2014. Although the global...

Africa

12 SEPTEMBER 2014

De Beers market share to rebound

De Beers' share of the rough diamond market has been in steady decline since the late 1980s. Still perceived...

Africa

11 JULY 2014

Diamonds: Diamond funds

In November 2012, New Jersey-based fund issuer PureFunds launched three innovative exchange-traded funds...

Leadership

13 SEPTEMBER 2013

Diamonds: Times are changing

For a century, a single dominant force controlled the global diamond industry. The De Beers Group and...

Leadership

13 SEPTEMBER 2013

Diamonds: An industry's evolution

Today's diamond industry is changing. Structural shifts are occurring for all producers – large and small....

Asia

31 MAY 2013

Gem Diamonds gets new finance chief

London-listed Gem Diamonds Ltd said its chief financial officer (CFO), Kevin Burford, had retired after...

Europe/Middle East

03 APRIL 2013

Write-downs push Anglo American to US$1.5 billion loss

Anglo American plc slumped to a US$1.5 billion net loss in 2012 after recording write-downs totalling...

Africa

15 FEBRUARY 2013