December 9, 1999

Caribbean Metal Products Ltd. (CMP) – Disclosure

Caribbean Equity Partners (CEP), the management agent of Caribbean Investment Fund (CIF) has acquired 8,100,272 shares of CMP on behalf of its investors. This strategic share purchase has been made

CIBC (Ja.) – New Directors In

Mr. Raymond Campbell, Vice President Commercial Clients and Corporate Affairs was appointed a Director of CIBC Ja. Ltd. on December 6, 1999. Also, Mrs. Cecile Watson, Director, Branch Banking, was