Archive for August, 2006

Working with Platinum

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Platinum is increasing in popularity immensely despite its high price compared to more traditional gold and silver jewellery. The main reason for the high cost of platinum jewellery is that the metal is quite rare. Platinum miners have to mine around 10 tonnes of raw platinum ore to produce just 1 ounce of pure platinum. The fact that (more…)

Storm Maestro Watch

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

The new line of watches from Storm includes the Maestro stainless steel quality timepiece. (more…)

Frederique Constant Austin Healey Watch

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

The high quality watch makers Frederique Constant are producing a limited edition chronograph to coincide with their sponsorship of the Austin Healy Le Manns challenge. The Austin Healy Le Manns challenge took place in (more…)

Film Blood Diamond

Wednesday, August 30th, 2006

Leonardo Dicaprio stars in the new film Blood Diamond set in Sierra Leone. Leonardo plays a mercenary from South Africa on a mission to find a rare pink diamond in war torn Sierra Leone. The film Blood Diamond is due to be realeased during (more…)

Gold Market $15 Loss in two Days

Tuesday, August 29th, 2006

The Gold investment market has made a $15 loss over the last two days. Dropping from a high of around $623 on Monday 28th August 2006 to a low of around $608 on Tuesday 29th August 2006.
The Gold market recovered at the close of the New York Gold market slightly to around $611 per ounce of Gold Bullion. (more…)