Petra Diamonds Ltd (PDL.L)
** Petra Diamonds Ltd's shares fall as much as 12 pct, after diamond miner warns that full-year results will be below market consensus due to variability in grade and production mix
* Shares fall as much as 9 pct (Adds analyst comment, background, updates shares)
Jan 26 - Petra Diamonds Ltd said on Monday it expected full-year results below analysts' average forecast, citing softness in the diamond market.
* Deal with Absa Corporate and Investment Banking and FirstRand Bank Limited who will directly finance BEE Partners in respect of loans due to petra of R1.08 billion Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: