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Rockwell Diamonds Raises $4M
Rockwell Diamonds Inc. completed an offering of two-year unsecured convertible debentures in a principal amount of $4.1 million with two insiders, namely Rockwell’s principal shareholder Daboll Consultants Ltd., an affiliate of Diacore, as to $3 million and with Mark Bristow,...
Financial-Legal Nov 21, 2014 Jeff Miller
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The following lists diamond-industry public companies and their share price changes for the week ending November 20 at 4 p.m. Nov. 20 Nov. 13 Chng. $1 = Euro 0.797 0.802 -0.005 $1 = Rupee 61.93 61.55 0.4...
Financial-Legal Nov 20, 2014 Rapaport News
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Gemfields Production of Emerald +3%, Ruby Flat in 3Q
Gemfields' production fell 3.1 percent year on year to 6.3 million carats of emerald and beryl in the third quarter that ended on September 30. Meanwhile, production of ruby and corundum was flat at 2.9 million carats....
Gemstones Nov 14, 2014 Jeff Miller
Paragon Diamonds Agrees to Buy and Cancel Lanstead Shares
Paragon Diamonds Ltd. agreed to purchase, conditional on shareholder approval, 63 million ordinary shares, representing 18.9 percent of share capital, from Lanstead Capital L.P. at 3 pence each in an off market purchase. Paragon will then cancel the...
Financial-Legal Nov 11, 2014 Jeff Miller
Stornoway Lists $81M in Convertible Debentures
Stornoway Diamond Corporation announced that its $81.3 million convertible debentures that are due July 8, 2021, began trading today on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). The debentures pay interest semi-annually in arrears on June...
Mining Nov 10, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Pres. Mugabe Addresses Zimbabwe Diamond Conference
Press Release: The second Zimbabwe Diamond Conference started on November 6 with an official opening ceremony presided over by President Robert Mugabe. A major theme of his speech was the necessity for the country to be allowed to bring...
Rough Markets Nov 07, 2014 Zimbabwe Diamond Conference
true north gems
True North Gems Closes $11M Financing Package
True North Gems Inc. closed an $11 million finance package with Leonard Nilsen & Sonner (LNS Group) and LNS Greenland (LNSG) that was agreed to on September 11, 2014. "With the completion of this...
Financial-Legal Nov 07, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Cavalieri Notes Industry's Responsibility at Zimbabwe Diamond Conference
Press Release: Noting the jewelry industry's responsibility to society, CIBJO's president, Gaetano Cavalieri, recognized the need of African diamond producing countries to leverage their natural resources into sustainable economic development for their citizens....
Marketing Nov 07, 2014 CIBJO
PureDiamonds Resources Secures $32M Equity From Lambert
PureDiamonds Resources, a subsidiary of Thabex Ltd., entered into a $32 million (GBP 20 million) equity subscription facility with Lambert Private Equity LLC. The three-year long agreement and fund drawdowns are subject to receipt of regulatory...
Mining Nov 07, 2014 Jeff Miller
Ekati Mine
Dominion Diamond Provides Financial Security for Ekati
Dominion Diamond Corporation posted surety bonds with the Northwest Territories in the aggregate amount of $221 million (CAD 253,473,000) to secure its obligation under a water license to reclaim the Ekati mine site. As a result, Dominion...
Mining Nov 07, 2014 Jeff Miller
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Izhakoff: Zimbabwe Offers Substantial Rough Production & Opportunities
Press Release: The following transcript was of the speech delivered by honorary World Diamond Council president Eli Izhakoff at the opening session of the November 6 and 7 second Zimbabwe Diamond Conference.It is a pleasure to be back among friends....
Rough Markets Nov 06, 2014 Eli Izhakoff
Gem Diamonds' Rough Sales +48%, Prices +29%
Gem Diamonds' rough diamond sales jumped 48.4 percent year on year to $61.3 million in the third quarter that ended on September 30. The company sold 23,550 carats during the period compared with 20,405...
Mining Nov 06, 2014 Jeff Miller
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DDI to Manage Kimberley Process Technical Assistance
The Diamond Development Initiative (DDI) began coordinating the technical assistance function of the Kimberley Process with the financial assistance from Signet Jewelers Ltd. This initiative coordinates support among and between Kimberley...
Fair Trade Nov 04, 2014 Jeff Miller
World Diamond Council Concludes Annual Meeting
Press Release: The World Diamond Council (WDC) concluded its 2014 annual general meeting in Antwerp, Belgium, during which its members considered and discussed a range of issues associated with the role played by the...
Marketing Oct 31, 2014 WDC
Stornoway Adds Large Diamond Recovery Capacity to Plant Design
Stornoway Diamond Corporation optimized its plant design for the Renard diamond project in order to add large diamond recovery capacity early in the project. In January 2013, the plant's optimized feasibility study contemplated a diamond...
Mining Oct 20, 2014 Jeff Miller
GIA Researchers Visit Emerald Mines in Zambia
Press Release: In September 2014, a team of field researchers from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) traveled to Zambia to collect emerald samples for the Institute’s gem identification database and to document the current state of Kagem,...
Research Oct 20, 2014 GIA
ALROSA's Udachniy mine
ALROSA's 3Q Production -2%
ALROSA sold approximately $1 billion worth of diamonds during the third quarter that ended on September 30, according to the company's preliminary estimate. ALROSA sold 5.3 million carats of gem-quality goods with an average price of $182...
Mining Oct 20, 2014 Jeff Miller
Diavik Diamond Mine, Courtesy: Diavik Diamond Mine
Diavik Diamond Mine Production Flat in 3Q
Dominion Diamond Corporation reported that Diavik's rough production was flat year on year in the third quarter at 1.67 million carats. However, production for the first nine months of the year was up 10 percent to 5.69...
Mining Oct 15, 2014 Jeff Miller
Peregrine Diamonds
Peregrine Diamonds Closes $15M Rights Offering
Peregrine Diamonds Ltd. announced that its rights offering of $15,103,535, which was announced on August 25, has been completed in full. An aggregate of 71,921,597 units, each unit comprised of one common share and one warrant,...
Financial-Legal Oct 08, 2014 Jeff Miller
Duas Barras Diamond Recovery Plant
Brazil Minerals Completes Purchase of Mineração Duas Barras
Brazil Minerals Inc. purchased and formally received title to the remainder of Mineração Duas Barras Ltda., an alluvial diamond and gold concession. Marc Fogassa, the chairman and CEO of Brazil Minerals, said, "Our original...
Mining Oct 07, 2014 Jeff Miller
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