Coloured gemstones as alternative investment

Coloured gemstones or diamonds as passion investments, because they are emotional assets with stable value – “diamonds are a girl’s best friend” (Marilyn Monroe)


Coloured Gemstones compared to gold & Dow Jones

  • Low correlation to the traditional financial market
  • 8% p.a. average return for Ruby & Sapphire and for gold & Dow Jones average return 6% p.a. (with higher volatility) in the last 10 years
  • Passion assets were rising in value due to increasing demand from Asia like wealthy Indian and Chinese investors
  • Leading market participants see big potential and an long-term out-performance of this alternative asset class gemstones compared to gold
  • As an alternative, we also recommend for the diversification of your portfolio the so-called  Green gold or Red Gold


Coloured gemstones Ruby, Sapphire & Emerald compared to white Diamonds


  • Unlike the white diamonds, the markets for coloured gemstones are less standardized, rare and have better bid-ask spreads
  • The alternative asset class Coloured Diamonds increased 167% in the The Knight Frank Luxury Index (2004-2014)
  • Due to strong demand on the one hand and shortage of found coloured gemstones in mines such as ruby, sapphire and emerald on the other hand, we have positive performance sustainable better than with white diamonds (see as well Gemval Aggregate Index versus Diamond).



Why coloured gemstones as investment with SwissFinanceSteuber


  • Insured delivery from our world-wide partners according your preference
  • Storage in your bank safe or duty free warehouse
  • Service for valuation and due dilligence with original certificates
  • Diversification of your investment portfolio with tailor-made value
  • Optimal contract conditions for buyer and seller with fair pricing

Coloured gemstones - fancy - trendy - fashionable - and very sustainable


For to invest, it is recommended to attend professional alternative investment consulting only. We can support you thereby.

Note: We have no gemstones, diamonds or valuables in the office. These are securely stored by worldwide partners, for example in bank safes.
Nota: No tenemos gemas, diamantes ni objetos de valor en la oficina. Estos son almacenados de forma segura por socios mundiales, por ejemplo, en cajas de seguridad bancarias.
Nota: Não temos pedras preciosas, diamantes ou objetos de valor no escritório. Estes são armazenados de forma segura por parceiros em todo o mundo, por exemplo, em cofres bancários.
Nota: Non abbiamo gemme, diamanti o oggetti di valore in ufficio. Questi sono archiviati in modo sicuro da partner di tutto il mondo, ad esempio nelle casseforti della banca.
Remarque: Nous n’avons ni pierres précieuses, ni diamants ni objets de valeur au bureau. Ceux-ci sont stockés en toute sécurité par des partenaires mondiaux, par exemple dans des coffres-forts bancaires.

Примечание: у нас нет драгоценных камней, алмазов или ценных вещей в офисе. Они надежно хранятся партнерами по всему миру, например, в банковских сейфах.
Uwaga: w biurze nie mamy klejnotów, diamentów ani kosztowności. Są one bezpiecznie przechowywane przez partnerów na całym świecie, na przykład w sejfach bankowych.
Shënim: Ne nuk kemi gems, diamante ose gjëra me vlerë në zyrë. Këto janë të ruajtura mirë nga partnerët mbarëbotëror, për shembull në kasaforta të bankës.
Not: Büroda değerli taş, elmas veya değerli eşya bulunmuyor. Bunlar dünya çapındaki ortaklar tarafından, örneğin banka kasalarında güvenli bir şekilde saklanır.

ملاحظة: ليس لدينا أي جواهر أو ألماس أو أشياء ثمينة في المكتب. يتم تخزينها بأمان بواسطة شركاء عالميين ، على سبيل المثال في خزائن البنوك.
注意:辦公室裡沒有寶石,鑽石或貴重物品。 它們由全球合作夥伴安全地存儲,例如在銀行保險箱中。


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