Why Diamonds: An Underallocated Asset with Pent Up Demand
A $1.2 trillion natural resource formerly inaccessible to investors, diamonds returned less then 1% per year over 17 years, while Gold, Silver and the S&P 500 rose over 400%. As densely valuable crystals, only diamonds can be sealed with electronics, authenticated and decentralized as a trustless digital asset.
Diamond Outlook: 35% IRR
In August 2020, Diamond Standard received regulatory approval. With the launch of the Coin, diamonds became a fungible liquid commodity for the very first time. In the 12 months post-approval, diamonds returned 35% — matching the S&P 500, and outperforming gold by 40%.
Rare and Timely Opportunity
While treasured for hundreds of years, diamonds are the only top-ranked precious natural resource not commonly held by investors. Diamond Standard is unlocking the value of diamonds as an asset for the first time in the form of a
- Easily traded product
— just like gold bars.