Latest:
  1. Platinum price on 28/07/14 £28.103 per GM
  2. The Gold Price Rose $2.80 to Close at $1,321.80
  3. Silver price on 28/07/14 £390.503 per KG
  4. Farah Qureshi challenges international PR campaign
  5. Silver and Gold Prices are Coming Off Overbought Conditions, So it is Logical for them to Fall Further
  6. Gold Price Could Drop to $1,290 and Stop, or Spike to $1,280 and Scare Every Gold Bug to Death
  7. Rare aquamarine to raise funds for prison charity
  8. Silver and Gold Prices Both Rose Today with the Gold Price Closing at $1,330.70
  9. The Gold Price Climbed Above it's 300 Day Moving Average Closing at $1,338.70
  10. LVMH jewellery and watch revenue grows 3% in H1
  11. Social media boost for Sponsor a Goldsmith project
  12. The Gold Price Lost $6.10 Today Closing at $1,316.10
  13. Bremont unveils the 1903 Wright Flyer
  14. Silver and Gold Prices May Spend a Couple of Weeks Correcting, Get Ready for Sale Prices
  15. The Gold Price Broke it's Support and Avalanched 1.07 Percent to Close Comex at $1,290.60
  16. The Gold Price Closed at $1,316.00 Down 50 cents
  17. De Beers updates allocation model for rough stones
  18. Ruthenium price on 28/07/14 £1.286 per GM
  19. Weston Beamor wins Fairtrade silver capabilities
  20. Video: Citizen to launch its first global brand statement: Better Starts Now
  21. The Gold Price Inched Up Closing at $1,322.20
  22. Gem-A appoints Vivien Johnston as ethics manager
  23. Would Not Surprise Me if Gold and Silver Prices Corrected Next Week
  24. The Gold Price Added $4.60 to Close at $1,326.40
  25. Rhodium price on 28/07/14 £23.711 per GM
  26. Both Silver and Gold Prices Closed Right on Their Uptrend Lines, Gold Closed at $1,304.50
  27. Kowalski to retire from Tiffany & Co. CEO role
  28. The Gold Price Rose $1.40 this Week Closing at $1,320.40
  29. Gold price on 28/07/14 (PM) £24.681 per GM
  30. Silver and Gold Prices Blew Hot and Cold
  31. The Gold Price Closed Down $9.40 at $1,296.90
  32. Gemfields ups transparency on stone reports
  33. Leading UK casting houses embrace Fairtrade gold
  34. The Gold Price is in an Unbroken Rally from 1 June Closing Up at $1,337
  35. We Will See a Short Spike Downward in Silver and Gold Prices
  36. De Beers Group operating profit climbs 34%
  37. It Appears Silver and Gold Prices Will Correct this Week
  38. The Gold Price Closed Higher at $1,320.90
  39. Retail sales rebound 46% in positive July report
  40. Swatch invests GBP90.8m in new Harry Winston line
  41. The Gold Price Closed $7.80 Higher at $1,323.80
  42. Iridium price on 28/07/14 £11.767 per GM
  43. Swag Jeweller hosts Pandora leather bracelet event this weekend
  44. Buckley plots store opening as H1 sales climb 40%
  45. Gem-A appoints Vivien Johnston as new ethics manager
  46. The Gold Price Rose $4.50 to Close at $1,313.70
  47. Gold price on 28/07/14 (AM) £24.709 per GM
  48. Are retailers ahead of brands in exploiting sales and stock technology?
  49. Palladium price on 28/07/14 £16.718 per GM
  50. Zeon Limited appoints new General Manager
  51. The Gold Price Shot Skyward, Up $17.10 to Close at $1,316.70
  52. Fairtrade gold set to become a systemic part of the jewellery industry offering
  53. Goldsmiths' Fair reveals breakfast talks line-up
  54. The Gold Price Rose Today Closing at $1,317.60
  55. The Gold Price Closed Down Near the Uptrend Line at $1,306.10
  56. Drakes employee wins diamond design competition
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About the BJA

The British Jewellers’ Association is the national trade association which promotes and protects the growth and prosperity of UK jewellery and silverware suppliers. With over 1000 member companies, BJA represents manufacturers, bullion suppliers, casting houses, diamond and gem dealers, designer jewellers, silversmiths, craftsmen and women, equipment suppliers, wholesalers, galleries, internet retailers and traders.

Formed in 1887, the BJA has given strong leadership for the industry for over 125 years.

Our mission is to “promote and protect the growth the UK jewellery & silverware industry.”

We are committed to:

  • Helping members to improve their prosperity
  • Protecting the UK jewellery and silverware industries
  • Increasing the UK market share for BJA members
  • Increasing the share of export markets for BJA members

The BJA provides its members with a wide range of business services specially geared towards the jewellery and silverware industry which are specifically designed to save members time and money. The BJA also works hand in hand with major organizations, European and Domestic legislature, and key influencers to make sure that the views ofmembers are heard.

The BJA is part of the British Allied Trades Federation – a group of six trade associations in the consumer goods field, based in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter. It has its own permanent Secretariat, which is based in Birmingham. Managed by a Chief Executive Simon Rainer, he is responsible to the BJA National Committee under the leadership of an elected Chairman. Members are kept closely informed of all decisions taken by the committee and are encouraged to participate in the running of their association.

There are 3 classifications of BJA membership:

  • Full member – annual subscriptions are based on number of employees. Only full members can vote at the BJA AGM
  • Designer/Craftsperson – discounted rates available
  • International Associate (on application)

With all 3 classifications, members are asked to sign and abide by the BJA Code of Ethics:

  1. To maintain the highest level of personal integrity, honesty and business ethics.
  2. To comply with all Government laws and regulations relating to the jewellery, watch and related industries.
  3. To support and abide by the Articles of Association and objectives of the British Jewellers’ Association and this Codeof Ethics.
  4. To provide a standard of product and service of the highest possible quality commensurate with price.
  5. To establish clearly the guarantee or service policy regarding all merchandise and to fulfill that policy.
  6. To provide knowledgeable and competent expertise and clearly indicate the true quality of products offered for sale.
  7. To adhere to sound business practices and thus ensure continuing service to customers and suppliers alike.
  8. To refrain from all forms of design copyright and trademark infringement.
  9. To refrain from trading in conflict diamonds.

Further details on how to join the BJA can be found here