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Antwerp Diamond Industry Financier To End Operations

Antwerp Diamond Industry Financier To End Operations

Belgian banking and insurance group KBC is winding down the Antwerp Diamond Bank after failing to complete its sale, to fulfill the last of its commitments to EU regulators after it received state aid

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  • Israeli Diamond Industry Gets New Line Of Credit

    Israeli Diamond Industry Gets New Line Of Credit

    Israeli diamantaires emerged from a meeting with the management of the Mizrahi-Tefahot bank empowered by a commitment from the bank to increase the amount of credit it grants them

  • Israelis Invited Back To New York For Diamond Week

    Israelis Invited Back To New York For Diamond Week

    The 3rd time's the charm for Israel Diamond Week in New York, which will see its tertiary installment take place November 10-13 at the DDC. As the diamond industry enters its final lap around the track before the winter holiday season, diamantaires and jewelers will have one more opportunity to purchase polished diamonds and ensure that they will be able to meet their manufacturing quotas

  • First Texas-Israel Diamond Show Sparks Great Interest

    First Texas-Israel Diamond Show Sparks Great Interest

    The first Texas-Israel Diamond Show taking place later this month in San Antonio, promises to be an exciting event for both sides. The show, sponsored by the Texas Jewelers Association and the Israel Diamond Institute, is an unprecedented opportunity for Israeli diamond exporters and Texas jewelers to meet face to face and to do business

  • The GIA Has Become Our Achilles Heel

    The GIA Has Become Our Achilles Heel

    The flagship of the gemological laboratories is about to sink us. Waiting 180 days for documentation, which brings the total time a diamond spends in the pipeline from manufacturing to receipt of payment, to a full year (!) is suffocating us

  • Hong Kong & Texas Drive Israeli Diamantaires' Hopes

    Hong Kong & Texas Drive Israeli Diamantaires' Hopes

    Hopes were high that the Hong Kong show would drive a strong fourth quarter in Ramat Gan

  • Graff Pink Diamond, Once The Most Expensive Stone

    Graff Pink Diamond, Once The Most Expensive Stone

    The 24.78 carat Graff Pink earned $45.6 million at a Sotheby's auction in Geneva in November 2010

  • Jennifer Lawrence Is Generation Y's Diamond Actress

    Jennifer Lawrence Is Generation Y's Diamond Actress

    Critical acclaim. Fan favorite. Box office champion. And all this before turning twenty-five! Jennifer Lawrence is surely Generation Y's leading young lady

  • Israeli Diamantaires Unite To Establish Modern Factory

    Israeli Diamantaires Unite To Establish Modern Factory

    A tripartite forum of Israeli diamond industry committees met on Monday at the Israel Diamond Institute offices in Ramat Gan to advance plans for a modern diamond manufacturing center

  • Andre Messika - Manufacturing as a Marketing Tool

    Andre Messika - Manufacturing as a Marketing Tool

    "Our clients have to see that we are manufacturing. Manufacturing is an essential part of every diamond company," Andre Messika explained when he received the Outstanding Exporter Award a few months ago. And these are not just words

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