Courts – Parent Company Update

Posted: June 2, 2006 at 12:00 am

The Board of Courts (Jamaica) Limited wishes to advise the following: “Negotiations with the preferred bidder regarding the sale of the Courts Caribbean businesses including Courts (Jamaica) Limited are continuing, however the transaction is subject to financing and signing of mutually agreeable legal documentation. The outcome of these discussions and negotiations with the Administrators and the […]


JPS – Board Movement

Posted: June 1, 2006 at 12:00 am

Mirant announced that Mr. Damian Obiglio has been appointed president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Jamaica Public Service Company. The appointment is effective July 3, 2006. Mr. Obiglio assumes the position from Mr. Charles Matthews, current president and CEO, who will be leaving the company as his five-year contract draws to a close on June 30, […]


CCMB to implement new income strategies for 2006

Posted: June 1, 2006 at 12:00 am

Despite the challenges presented by rising U.S. interest rates; a flat yield curve both locally and in the United States and the declining stock market, Capital & Credit Merchant Bank Ltd. (CCMB) will implement new income strategies through innovative products and services to current and potential customers.This declaration was made by CCMB President Curtis Martin, […]


Lascelles – Appointments

Posted: June 1, 2006 at 12:00 am

This is to notify that the following persons were appointed to the Board of Directors of Lascelles, de Mercado & Co. Ltd. at meeting of the Board held on May 31st, 2006, with immediate effect:Mr. Richard PowellMr. Michael FraserMs. Marlene Sutherland 


CCMB’s consolidation strategy reaps benefits in Q1 2006

Posted: June 1, 2006 at 12:00 am

Capital & Credit Merchant Bank Ltd. is meeting the challenges of a tight economic environment head-on by recording After-Tax Profits of just over J$346 million for the first quarter of 2006. This figure is on par with the J$363 million recorded for first quarter 2005.This solid performance, in the context of declining yields locally and […]


Carib Cement – Late Financials

Posted: May 31, 2006 at 12:00 am

The Company advises that the full Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2005 will be submitted during the week commencing June 5, 2006. The Company also wish to advise that as a consequence of the delay in the publication of our Audited Report, we will not able to comply with the Rule 409, which […]


BNS – Trading of Shares

Posted: May 30, 2006 at 12:00 am

Below are a list of Director(s) and/or Senior Manager(s) of the Company who have traded BNS shares:  NameTitleDateNumber of BNSJ SharesTransaction Jean Dixon  GladstoneWhitelocke & Renee WhitelockeGladstone Whitelocke & Justin Whitelocke Director  Snr Manager (daughter)Snr Manager (Son)March 17, 2006March 20, 2006 Feb 21, 2006 Feb 21, 2006 5,6983,702 3,000 3,000PurchasePurchase Purchase Purchase



Posted: May 30, 2006 at 12:00 am

STOCK MARKET ANALYST WINNER: Johann Heaven, Assistant Vice President for Financial Planning & Analysis, Dehring, Bunting & Golding and first quarter winner of the Jamaica Stock Exchange’s Analyst of the Year Competition, (right) receives his cheque for $15,000 from Dr. Brian Langrin, Director, Financial Stability (Research & Economic Programming Division) Bank of Jamaica. The presentation was […]


Posted: May 30, 2006 at 12:00 am

MEMBERS OF THE JSE MARKET RESEARCH COMMITTEE: (r-l): Noel Reynolds;  Dr.Brian Langrin; Claremont Kirton; Hopeton Morrison; Robin Levy; Neville Ellis of the JSE’s Marketing Department. Mr. Harry Abrikian (left) is the Committee’s ChairmanThe Jamaica Stock Exchange’s Analyst of the Year  Competition The Jamaica Stock Exchange’s Analyst of the Year competition was launched in July 2002 with […]


FCIB – Dividend Consideration

Posted: May 30, 2006 at 12:00 am

At a meeting of the Directors of FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited which will be held on Friday, June 9, 2006 a recommendation for the declaration of an interim dividend will be considered for all shareholders of record on June 20, 2006 payable on July 3, 2006.