5 Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: Week of Sept. 22

What Antwerp Diamond Bank’s closure means for the industry, woman swallows diamond ring at J.C. Penney, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.

Antwerp Diamond Bank Fallout: Could end rough speculation.  Antwerp worries about loan drought. Liquidity crunch coming?

– Mom gives diamond ring as summer school tuition. Woman swallows ring at J.C. Penney.

– De Beers denies funding Botswana ruling party.  Gaborone mayor thinks the country could improve on De Beers deal. 

– Courteney Cox’s daughter helped pick out her engagement ring. Kris Jenner wants to keep her ring.

Media Watch: Allure talks to Neil Lane. Adweek on the Tiffany’s blue box. Glamour advises how to tell a boyfriend you don’t want a diamond. De Beers’ supply predictions treated skeptically by the Blaze and Jezebel.

JCK News Director