Former Rapaport Group executives are creating a fund that’s looking to transform diamonds from the “talismans of magic” advertised by De Beers into commodity investments like copper and soybeans.
Unable to pay their rent and turned down for public housing, Yafit Krisi and her husband gathered their four children and moved into a tent outside the city hall in Ashkelon, on Israel’s Mediterranean coast.
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"There is increased demand and increased interest from the investment community in diamonds."
- Saul Singer on Dec 07, 2010