A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Forbes reported that the top lot at Christie’s Important Jewels auction, held in New York on Wednesday, was a 101.36-carat, cushion-cut, L-color, VS2 diamond. It sold for $4.98 million, or $49,100 per carat.
In a recent report, independent diamond analyst and consultant Paul Zimnisky states that in four years, Canadian diamond production will likely “look significantly different than it does today.” Specifically, it may more than double.
Rapaport reported that the top lot at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite sale was an 8.41-carat, internally flawless, fancy vivid purple-pink diamond ring that sold for $17,768,041, or $2.1 million per carat.