Alrosa Diamonds Made Ready For Market


A cut and polished 47 carat diamond is held by tweezers and... News PhotoDiamond - Gemstone,Economy,Europe,Expense,Finance,Gemstone,Government,Home Finances,Horizontal,Initial Public Offering,Investment,Luxury,Mine,Miner,Mining,Moscow - Russia,Polishing,Politics,Precious Gem,Russia,Small,Surrounding,TweezersPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergA cut and polished 47 carat diamond is held by tweezers and surrounded my smaller stones after going through the production process at OAO Alrosa's cutting and polishing unit, Brilliantly Alrosa, in Moscow, Russia, on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013. OAO Alrosa, Russia's diamond producer, raised about $1.3 billion in an oversubscribed share sale from investors including Oppenheimer Funds Inc. and Lazard Ltd.'s asset-management, as part of a state strategy to attract more international investors to Russia and establish Moscow as a global financial center. Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg via Getty Images