2 September 2015

Brink’s and DIAMDAX launch international diamond trading exchange

A perfect integration of strength of heritage and technological innovation

Brink's and DIAMDAX have announced a strategic joint venture to provide an international electronic trading exchange that will re-write the convention for professional diamond trading.

Combining Brink’s 155 years of expertise in security and global transport with DIAMDAX’s robust, innovative technology, the exchange will provide traders with a fast, efficient, secure and anonymous method of buying and selling certified, polished diamonds around the world at anytime.

Amit Zukerman, President of Brink's Global Services, said:

By integrating our global footprint, brand strength and service excellence with DIAMDAX’s unique trading exchange we believe we have created an unmatched market-leading service which will support the industry’s ability to trade freely and transparently across the globe.

DIAMDAX Managing Partner, Immanuel Van Poppel, added:

Our goal was always to provide the diamond market with the latest in innovative technology and search functionality to enable a faster, safer and more efficient way of trading stones anonymously across the globe. We are extremely excited to be partnering with a brand as strong as Brink's that is trusted globally and recognized for its integrity and strength of heritage. This joint venture will take DIAMDAX to the next level of growth.

The DIAMDAX / Brink’s exchange (diamdax.com) will be officially launched at the Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair: 16-22 September 2015.

About Brink's:

Brink’s is a global leader in security-related services for the diamond and jewelry industry, banks, retailers and a variety of other commercial and governmental customers. Our services include armored car transportation, money processing, long-distance transport of valuables, vaulting and other value-added solutions. We employ about 70,000 people who serve customers in more than 100 countries.

About DIAMDAX:

DIAMDAX is the first independent and anonymous online exchange for certified polished diamonds. The exchange combines the latest technology with intuitive design and functionality to maximize efficiency for the diamond industry. Professionals can source, bid, buy or sell inventory in a secure environment. DIAMDAX works with globally recognised and trusted partners and Brink’s to deliver operational excellence to the diamond industry.

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