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Carats.Io Announces Agreement With Liquidity Provider Tradomatics

Carats.io, the fintech startup company that is issuing the world's first-ever digital token backed by diamonds, has announced that it has signed an agreement with Tradomatics, a provider of fully autonomous trading technology. Tradomatics will supply liquidity solutions on digital exchanges where CARAT tokens are traded.

IDE: High Interest In 7th Israel Diamond Week In New York

Hundreds of buyers have registered for the seventh Israel Diamond Week in New York, to be held October 15-17 which is jointly organized by the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) and the Diamond Dealers Club of New York (DDC).

OPIC, Standard Bank Group Sign $125M Loan Guaranty For Botswana

Stanbic Bank Botswana, a member of the Standard Bank Group, the American government's Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), and Botswana Finance LLC, a subsidiary of Lazare Kaplan International (LKI), have signed a $125 million loan guaranty.

Diamond Producers Association Launches ‘Real is Rare’ Campaign in Telugu

The Diamond Producers Association (DPA), an international alliance of the world's leading diamond mining companies, has launched its integrated marketing campaign ‘Real is Rare’ in India in the Telugu language.

Mumbai Bourse Putting Final Touches To Bharat Diamond Week

The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) is gearing up for the opening of the second edition of the Bharat Diamond Week.

The October 8-10 polished diamond fair will be opened by Andrei Zhiltsov, Consul General of the Russian Federation in Mumbai, and Evgeny Agureev, Director of ALROSA's United Selling Organisation.

De Beers' IIDGR Launches Advanced Synthdetect Synthetic Screening Device

De Beers' International Institute of Diamond Grading & Research (IIDGR) has announced the introduction of SYNTHdetect XL, an advanced version of the highly successful SYNTHdetect synthetic screening device launched last year.

Hundreds Register For Bharat Diamond Week

The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) says more than 300 visitors from India and overseas have already registered for the October 8-10 second edition of the Bharat Diamond Week.

Hundreds more buyers are foreseen registering ahead of the polished diamond fair. The first edition of the show, held from April 23-25, was attended by more than 1,000 visitors from India and across the world who did business with 100 Indian exhibitors of polished goods.

Israel Diamond Exchange Launches ‘Fly To Buy’ Campaign

The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) is to run a new campaign to encourage international buyers to purchase diamonds at the bourse called ‘Fly to Buy’.

The campaign will enable diamond buyers to fly to Israel for free from October to December 2018, if they purchase $150,000 worth of diamonds during their visit to the exchange. The cost of the flight will be reimbursed up to $1,000.