BSX climbs for sixth day
Royal Gazette

The Royal GazetteBSX Index rose for a sixth day in succession as Butterfield Bank shares climbed 0. 6 per cent. Butterfield gained 20 cents today to close on a new high for this year of 35. 20 as 2,716 shares changed...

Scotiabank’s Anya Schnoor moves to Toronto
Jamaica Gleaner

Jamaican Anya Schnoor, Managing Director of Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago and Senior Vice President and Head of Caribbean South and East, has been promoted to an international position as Executive Vice President, Retail...

Charity receives 20,000 donation from 100WF
Royal Gazette

The 100 Women in Finance 100WF has made a 20,000 donation to the Centre Against Abuse. A 100WF gala at the Commissioners House on June 17 supported the charity and was attended by financial-services industry leaders,...

‘Cybersecurity Is Critical To Future Prosperity’
Bernews

“Cybersecurity is critical to our future prosperity and security” as the “evolution of technology has fundamentally changed our security landscape, Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said today....

Fuel cards for converting to CNG
Trinidad Newsday

MAXI taxi, taxi and school bus drivers who recently converted their vehicles to operate on compressed natural gas (CNG) have been presented with fuel cards by officials of NGC CNG. The free CNG is being administered via a...

White Mountains buys back 13.5 of shares
Royal Gazette

White Mountains Insurance Group will buy back 13. 5 per cent of its own shares after its tender offer to shareholders was oversubscribed. The Bermudian company said, in total, it will spend 513. 4 million buying back...

Digicel prepares for vicious Hurricane Maria
Jamaica Star

The large contingent of Digicel network restoration teams already on the ground in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) is now turning its attention towards preparing for the potential threat of Hurricane Maria bearing down...

White Mountains Final Results Of Tender Offer
Bernews

White Mountains Insurance Group announced the final results of its “modified Dutch auction” tender offer, which expired at 12:00 midnight, New York City time, at the end of the day on September 14, 2017....

Over 250 People Attend BILTIR Conference
Bernews

Over 250 life and annuity professionals from all over the world descended on Bermuda for the fourth-annual Bermuda International Life and Annuity Conference, hosted by the Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and...

Centaur joins BSX as listing sponsor
Royal Gazette

Centaur Fund Services, Bermuda Ltd has joined the Bermuda Stock Exchange as a listing sponsor, effective yesterday. Greg Wojciechowski, the BSXs chief executive officer, said We are delighted to welcome Centaur Fund...

Taleb highlights fragility of complex world
Royal Gazette

The world is more fragile than ever because of its ever-increasing complexity and connectedness, according to Nassim Nicholas Taleb. Mr Taleb, a renowned thinker on the nature of risk and author of the ltigtNew York...

Growing yoga business opens second studio
Royal Gazette

A yoga studio will open its doors to a second location on Union Street next week. Kinetix, the original studio, on Berkeley Road, started three years ago and since then has seen massive growth within the business,...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 19 2017
Bernews

September 19 saw 4,900 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $169,850.00 BD. 4,900 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield...

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 19 2017
Bernews

September 19 saw 4,900 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $169,850.00 BD. 4,900 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 2.2% at $35.00 per share. The BSX finished at 2,089.47, up...

Conyers Band 1 Ranking For Offshore Trusts
Bernews

Conyers Dill & Pearman’s Bermuda and Cayman Islands Private Client & Trust practices have retained Band 1 ranking in Chambers & Partners’ High Net Worth Guide. Conyers remains the only offshore firm...

Blue Capital Declares $0.30 Quarterly Dividend
Bernews

Bermuda-based Blue Capital Reinsurance Holdings Ltd. has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per common share, which is payable on or before October 13, 2017 to holders of record as of September 29, 2017. In...

Design Time for Observer
Jamaica Observer

The Jamaica Observer has sought to build out yet another niche in need of closer attention: the built environment and the associated realms of interior and product design. Dubbed Design Week JA, this latest retail...

Spanish police arrest Catalan junior economy minister in morning raids as referendum row grows
Telegraph UK

Spanish police arrest Catalan junior economy minister in morning raids as referendum row grows Fill 1 Fill 1 ALL SECTIONS More Spanish police arrest Catalan junior economy minister in morning raids as referendum row grows...

Norway wealth fund hits 'milestone' US$1- trillion value
Jamaica Observer

OSLO, Norway (AFP) — Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the largest in the world, on Tuesday reached the value of US$1 trillion dollars for the first time, the Norwegian central bank, which manages the fund, said. This...

The ipo of Angry Birds owner takes flight in Helsinki
Jamaica Observer

HELSINKI, Finland (AFP) — Finland's Rovio, creator of the hugely popular smartphone game Angry Birds, launched its initial public offering (IPO) on the Helsinki Stock Exchange on Monday, valuing the company at almost...

Craft beers trickle into Dubai, shaking up a cocktail scene
Jamaica Observer

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — At Dubai's Black Tap restaurant, the Americana doesn't stop at the hamburgers cooking on the grill or hip hop pumping from the speakers. It's also being poured out, one pint at a...

Blackout hits flights in Panama, a major Latin America hub
Jamaica Observer

PANAMA CITY, Panama (AFP) — A blackout in Panama's main international airport — a major hub for Latin America — caused many flight cancellations and delays on Monday, airport sources said.A malfunction in a...

Toys'R'Us files for bankruptcy
Jamaica Observer

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — Global retailer Toys“R”Us, a fixture in post-war America's booming toys market, said it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, strangled by heavy debt and a tough...

Music piracy on increase worldwide – industry group
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) Music piracy is on the increase worldwide, with 40 per cent of users accessing unlicensed music, up from 35 per cent last year, the global recorded music industry group, IFPI (International...

The internet and economic development
Jamaica Observer

The Internet has revolutionised the way we all work, socialise, create and share information. Despite its growing presence in society, many parts of the Caribbean are not able to make the full use of internet connectivity.

JSE to speed up trading settlement cycle
Jamaica Observer

In a move to improve speed and meet international standards, the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) and its subsidiary, Jamaica Central Securities Depository Limited (JCSD), have plans to cut the change settlement of...

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