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Consumer Advice – Investment Diamonds

As a joint initiative between the London Diamond Bourse and the Insolvency Service this document deals with the issue of companies purporting to offer diamonds as an investment.

This consumer advice seeks to outline the working practices of companies that …

LDB President honoured by UKJA Outstanding Contribution Award

With a career spanning over 50 years in the diamond and gemstone trade, this year’s winner of the coveted Outstanding Contribution to the Industry Award, Harry Levy, has probably forgotten more about diamonds and gemstones than most people would ever

LDB SPONSORS INSPIRING INDEPENDENTS EVENT

London Diamond Bourse (LDB) are delighted to announce they have signed a deal with the Retail Jeweller to sponsor the Inspiring Independents Awards on October 22nd in London.

The 50 strong list, considered to be the best of independent jewellery …

36th World Diamond Congress concludes in Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp, Belgium – June 18, 2014:

Discussions of sister organizations headlined by concerns about industry financing, transparency and compliance issues, synthetic diamonds, laboratory services, industry communications.

The 36th World Diamond Congress concluded in Antwerp, Belgium, and reflected strength in the …

WFDB Accepts the Diamond Bourse of Canada as New Member

The Diamond Bourse of Canada has been accepted as a member of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) as of June 16, 2014. DBC is the 29th bourse to be inducted and Bourse President, Mr. David Gavin, accepted this …

36th World Diamond Congress in Antwerp Opens

The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) formally opened its 36th World  Diamond Congress in Antwerp, Belgium during an impressive gathering at the Bourla Theatre. Industry leaders and representatives from around the world attended the event. Local politicians addressed attendees …

LDB launches Young Persons Committee

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The London Diamond Bourse, aware of the importance of young professionals within the diamond industry, and the significance they deserve, today announced the launch of a Young Persons Committee with 6 young members …

GIA to present DiamondCheck machine to LDB during Industry Seminar – 22nd May 2014

The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) is to present the much anticipated DiamondCheck machine to the London Diamond Bourse (LDB) during a seminar for both members of the exclusive trading floor and known industry professionals.

The opportunity to host this …

Varda Shine awarded Honorary Membership of the London Diamond Bourse

Varda Shine has been made an Honorary Member of the London Diamond Bourse in recognition of her outstanding services to the diamond industry. A rare honour, the award has only been a handful of times since the Bourse came to …

London Diamond Bourse appoints Chief Operating Officer

The London Diamond Bourse (LDB) has promoted Victoria McKay to become its first Chief Operating Officer. Victoria joined LDB as Operations Manager. She will take up her new role with immediate effect. Ms McKay has almost 21 years multifaceted experience. …