MARKETS SPECTATOR: Rio's diamond dilemma

Rio Tinto may have a problem selling all of its diamond business as buyers may just want some of it, raising the prospect of an unorthodox plan B.

On the face of it Rio Tinto is not desperate to sell its diamond business which covers three continents, is valued at $1.65 billion and produces about a fifth of the world’s rough diamonds.


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