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Investing in diamonds as an asset

Thursday, April 09, 2009
The similarities shared by gold and diamonds, as an asset class ....

A SQUARE :: 09Apr09 Investing in diamonds as an asset
Category Natural Resources
Author Sona Blessing
“Each diamond is unique. This lack of correlation amongst themselves and to a large extent (as has been historically observed) against other asset classes makes allocation to them relevant in the context of diversifying a portfolio.”
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