When is the next big gold rush?

NEW YORK — Gold’s market cap is at a record high of more than $1.2 trillion and has surged on the strength of the Federal Reserve’s latest interest rate hike.It is now worth about $2.5 trillion.Gold prices have surged more than 12% in 2017 so far, outperforming all other asset classes, according to data compiled […]

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Diamonds are a big deal for the jewellery industry. But can they actually be trusted?

Jewelers, jewellers and dealers alike have been touting the diamond-rich jewels they make in anticipation of the coronavirus pandemic.But the truth is, the diamonds themselves can be extremely misleading, and often mislead people into believing that they’re a safer alternative to the diamond they’re supposed to be.Here’s why.1.Diamonds and diamonds aren’t all the same A […]

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‘I was a child of privilege’: Jeweller sued for discrimination

Jeweller Jerry Osco, a super jeweler and a member of the Black Arts Club of Los Angeles, has been sued for racial discrimination.In a lawsuit filed in federal court in California on Thursday, Osco says he was denied service in a restaurant after the club’s board voted to prohibit him from doing business with other […]

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