Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, Vivien first became involved with the stock market in 2006, when she started working for RBC Dominion Securities, the Royal Bank of Canada’s full-service brokerage firm. It was at RBC DS that Vivien gained an understanding of commodity investing and became intrigued with how the markets move in direct correlation with the economy.
In 2007, Vivien graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature. She later enrolled in the Writing and Communications program at Simon Fraser University. Vivien volunteered with the Investing News Network in the spring of 2010, and interned for Momentum Magazine in Vancouver. In the fall of 2010, Vivien began working for the Investing News Network in an official capacity as an assistant editor, where she is constantly learning more about the commodity markets. In the summer of 2011, Vivien was awarded a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University.
Diamonds — particularly fancy colored diamonds — are gaining interest as investment vehicles. To get more information on colored diamonds as an investment, INN editor Vivien Diniz spoke with Colin Ferguson, founder of Rare Investment.
Diamcor Mining Inc. (TSXV:DMI,OTCQX:DMIFF) is a fully reporting publicly traded junior diamond mining company which is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol V.DMI, and on the OTC QX International under the symbol DMIFF. The Company has a well-established operational and production history in South Africa, extensive experience supplying rough diamonds to the world market, and has established a long-term strategic alliance with world famous Tiffany & Co.
The mention of Israel generates many thoughts. In the midst of the recovery of Israel’s multi-billion dollar diamond trade, which includes both rough and polished stones, investment should be one of them.
Stornoway Diamond Corp. (TSE:SWY) announced that shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the previously announced acquisition of the remaining 50% interest of DIAQUEM Inc in the Renard Diamond project. The project is Stornoway’s feasibility-stage diamond project located in north-central Quebec.