Video – Investors look to gold and diamonds

June 14, 2008

Investors are looking at precious metals and diamonds while the super rich are snapping up key pieces of jewellery.

The London Jewellery Week is the first of its kind in the British capital, and celebrates design and innovation. The current economic slowdown is prompting people to tighten their belts. But affluent investors are still going for expensive jewellery, along with gold and diamonds, to diversify their assets.

Soundbite:

  • Duncan MacIntyre, Head of Private Office, Coutts.
  • James Amos, Boodles.Basmah Fahim reports.
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