“Diamonds are forever in that they carry emotions in a timeless manner from one generation to another. Not one natural story is as exciting as the diamond.”

“Men, as well as some women, are increasingly shifting a portion of their assets into diamonds and colored gems as pure investments, attracted by jewelry’s global appeal, experts say.”

“Colored diamonds are continuing to climb in value as the market realizes that the supply is dwindling. The Rio Tinto’s Argyle mine, which produces more than 90 percent of the world’s natural pink diamonds, is expected to be closed in 2020.”

“Luxury investments increased in value at a compounded annual growth rate of 14.58% from $210 billion in 2008 to $362 billion in 2012, according to Wealth Insight’s 2020 Foresight Report released recently in London.”