Appleby Announces 2019 Senior Promotions
Bernews

Law firm Appleby has announced twelve senior promotions across its Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Isle of Man and Jersey offices. The Group have also announced the appointment of John Wasty [Bermuda] and Mark Holligon [Isle of...

CanEx to host 'Capital Meets Cannabis' seminars in Barbados, Trinidad and Cayman
Jamaica Observer

CanEx Jamaica Business Conference and Expo will be moving across the Caribbean where it is scheduled to stage a series of cannabis seminars in Barbados, Trinidad &Tobago and the Cayman Islands between May 14 and May...

Sen. Sanders Mentions Bermuda At Town Hall
Bernews

During a recent CNN Town Hall US Senator Bernie Sanders — one of 20 candidates vying for the Democratic party’s Presidential nomination — spoke about income and wealth inequality, saying they will “do...

Selected currency values
Jamaica Gleaner

BDS:JMD 67.2644 Cayman:JMD 164.0596 TTD:JMD 19.9268 USD:JMD

Butterfield Bank To Acquire ABN AMRO Limited
Bernews

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], the Bank of Butterfield announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a Channel Islands-based banking business. The filing stated: “The Bank...

Sagicor Group makes $14b profit, expanding wealth arm
Jamaica Gleaner

  Sagicor Group Jamaica will invest the equivalent of $2.6 billion to build out its investment services in the Cayman Islands, in a bid to grow regionally. It comes on the heels of record profit for Jamaica’s...

Race is on as Cayman plans crypto exchange
Royal Gazette

A race to the start line in the offshore cryptocurrency exchange market is heating up.Bermuda's fintech ambitions are well established, but now a company behind a planned cryptocurrency exchange based in the Cayman...

Assessors identify Cayman 'deficiencies'
Royal Gazette

The Cayman Islands has failed to fully appreciate the risks of money laundering and terrorism financing and has a poor record on investigating and prosecuting financial crime. Those are two of the findings detailed in a...

Blue Bison Launches Payroll Tax HR Solution
Bernews

Blue Bison, the software division of Paragon GRC Bermuda, is officially launching their HRM/payroll software solution that has been modified to support the calculation and reporting of Bermuda’s progressive payroll...

TT's Republic Financial Holdings completes takeover of Cayman bank
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Republic Financial Holdings Ltd (RFHL) Wednesday announced it had acquired the majority interest in the Cayman National Corporation Ltd (CNC) at a cost of US$198.4 million.

Cayman reaches for the sky
Royal Gazette

One of Bermuda's main rival offshore jurisdictions is reaching for the sky, with plans to build a skyline-transforming tower.Dart Enterprises wants to build the structure in the Cayman Islands at a height that would...

What Bermuda can learn from Cayman and vice versa
Royal Gazette

When Bermuda's voters gave a landslide electoral victory to the notoriously protectionist Progressive Labour Party in July 2017, we wrote that the election could well prove "the final mis-steerage that drives the...

Butterfield to sharpen cost-cutting focus
Royal Gazette

Butterfield Bank will be "intensely focused" on reducing expenses in the higher-cost jurisdictions where it has operations, during the next six months.Automation, and moving aspects of its business to Canada and...

SSL buys stake in Island Pizza
Jamaica Observer

SSL Growth Equity Limited, formerly Stocks and Securities (Barbados) Ltd, has purchased a stake in Island Pizza Holdings Ltd in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.The entity is the operator of the Papa John's franchise in...

Estera Wins Trust Company Of The Year
Bernews

Estera, a leading, global fiduciary provider, has won the prestigious Trust Company of the Year – Caribbean in the Citywealth IFC awards. The awards were announced in London on Wednesday 23 January 2019 and recognise...

Premier travels to US and Europe for talks
Jamaica Observer

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) – Premier Alden McLaughlin left the territory on Wednesday to attend meetings in London, Brussels, Paris, Berlin and New York to continue discussions about recently approved economic...

BMR Energy acquires 5-MW solar plant in Cayman Islands
Jamaica Observer

BMR Energy, a developer, owner and operator of clean energy projects in the Caribbean and Latin America, has acquired a 5 MW alternating current solar plant in the Cayman Islands from Entropy Cayman Solar I. A member of...

Cayman Islands on track to surpass 2017 stayover visitation
Jamaica Observer

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — The Cayman islands says it welcomed more than 410,000 stayover visitors to the island during the first 11 months of this year.It said that the 11.26 per cent increase over the...

ODea joins BFM board of directors
Royal Gazette

Conor ODea has joined the board of directors of BFampM Limited. He joined Butterfield Bank Cayman in 1989, serving as managing director from 1997. After also taking on the positions of president and chief operating...

Conor O’Dea Joins BF&M Board Of Directors
Bernews

BF&M Limited announced the appointment of Mr. Conor J. O’Dea to the Board of Directors of BF&M Limited. Mr. O’Dea joined Butterfield Bank [Cayman] in 1989, serving as Managing Director from 1997. After...

ACTs OneCloud reaches Bermuda milestone
Royal Gazette

ACT OneCloud has taken on its fortieth customer in Bermuda, only three years after setting up. The company states it is the islands largest provider of on-island cloud services. It also has a presence in Cayman Islands,...

Disaster recovery in the neighbourhood
Jamaica Gleaner

The shortest, or as the crow flies, air travel distance between Jamaica and Puerto Rico, according to www.distancefromto.net, is 1,133 kilometres or 704 miles.That island, along with Cuba, The Cayman Islands and...

Cayman welcomes 250th company into special economic zone
Jamaica Observer

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands (CMC) – The technology-focused special economic zone, (SEZ) Cayman Enterprise City (CEC), says it has welcomed its 250th company into the Cayman Islands.

Caribbean tourism stakeholders to meet in Cayman Islands
Jamaica Observer

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands (CMC) —Tourism practitioners from the public and private sectors will meet here in November to share strategies and best practices on issues affecting the industry, the Barbados-based...

Fitch Upgrades XLIT Following Acquisition Close
Bernews

Fitch Ratings has upgraded the ratings of XLIT Ltd. [XL, a Cayman Islands subsidiary of XL Group Ltd] and its property/casualty [re]insurance subsidiaries following the completion of the acquisition by AXA SA. “This...

KPREIT collects US$1.5m from Florida condo sales
Jamaica Gleaner

Kingston Properties Limited, which trades under the symbol KPREIT, has completed the sale of four condo units in South Florida and is setting aside proceeds for acquisitions in Jamaica and Cayman Islands in deals that are...

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