Category: Diamonds

Record Breaking Auctions in 2013-2014 Influence Trend of Collateral Loans on Large Gemstones and Diamonds

Record Breaking Auctions in 2013-2014 Influence Trend of Collateral Loans on Large Gemstones and Diamonds

Record breaking auctions suggest 2013 and 2014 have been huge years for luxury, high-end jewelers with large, high quality diamonds and colored stones. Colorless diamonds, fancy colored diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds and jadeite ruled the auctions the past few years with staggering prices. New York Loan Company has seen the trend prompt clients to bring … Continue reading Record Breaking Auctions in 2013-2014 Influence Trend of Collateral Loans on Large Gemstones and Diamonds

What is a GIA Grading Report, Why is it Important, and How Do I Get One?

What is a GIA Grading Report, Why is it Important, and How Do I Get One?

If you spend any time researching diamonds – whether you are considering buying, selling, or pawning diamonds – you will see either “GIA” or “The 4C’s” mentioned. The Gemological Institute of America, or GIA, created the 4C scale to establish the clarity and color standards in the diamond and gemstone industry. While there are other … Continue reading What is a GIA Grading Report, Why is it Important, and How Do I Get One?