PolishedPrices has worked with a number of financial institutions to see derivatives develop that are both physically settled as well as contracts based on the PolishedPrices Indices, published on Bloomberg (PLPR <GO>) and Reuters (<DIAMONDS/PP>).
Below are links to presentations given during the Working Panel Session on June 28, 2006 in Antwerp.
Development of Synthetic Diamond Derivative Products
by Vickie Flores, Adrian Mulryan, ABN AMRO
Diamond Derivatives and Standard Documentation
by Shruti Ajitsaria, ALLEN & OVERY
Characteristics of Liquid Commodity Futures Markets
by Sidhraj Bapodra, Chicago Board of Trade
Diamonds are Forever
by J.A.C. Rietveld, Cargill Cocoa
Diamond Derivatives: Lessons from Indian Markets
by ICICI Bank
The Discussion Paper on creating Diamond Derivative Contracts was launched in December 2006, for feedback by industry stakeholders and financial experts. Contributors to the discussion paper included ABN AMRO Bank, India.s ICICI Bank, Leumi Bank and PolishedPrices.com.
Discussion Paper on creating Derivative Contracts
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