RBTT Financial Holdings Ltd

Posted: May 29, 2008 at 12:00 am

RBTT Financial Holdings Limited (RBTT) was awaiting and has now received certain Central Bank approvals from banking regulators in Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Jamaica, the Eastern Caribbean States, the Netherlands Antilles, Aruba and Suriname for the amalgamation and that all other closing conditions are satisfied or waived as appropriate. RBTT and RBC have accordingly agreed […]


What Enhanced Regulations Mean for your Portfolio

Posted: May 25, 2008 at 12:00 am

What Enhanced Regulations Mean for Your Portfolio by Wentworth Graham(As published in the Sunday Observer, May 25, 2008, pg. 5)    Creating a portfolio is not walk into the park.  Apart from having resources to start a portfolio, you must have an investment appetite and willingness to use professional advisors, and this is where things get tricky.  […]


The JSE’s Market Research Awards Ceremony

Posted: May 16, 2008 at 12:00 am

The Market Research Competition chairman Mr. Claremont Kirton made a passionate call of the listed companies and broker members to support the competition has it provides valuable company analysis for investment decisionJamaica Stock Exchange Market Research Competition: Report of Chairman, 2007       Good evening ladies and gentlemen. Let me accord a special welcome to our distinguished guest speaker […]


Capital and Credit Ordinary and Preference Shares Listing

Posted: May 16, 2008 at 12:00 am

Capital & Credit Merchant Bank listed 42,743,978 Preference Shares and Capital & Credit Financial Group (CCFG), 927,565,945 units of Ordinary Shares, on the Jamaica Stock Exchange, Thursday, May 15, 2008 . This ceremony formed part of a historic event, as the company listed simultaneously on the Trinidad Stock Exchange. Mrs. Marlene Street Forrest, General Manager of the Jamaica Stock Exchange congratulated […]


JPS Annual Report 2007

Posted: May 14, 2008 at 12:00 am

Jamaica Public Service Company Limited has advised that its Annual Report for the year 2007 will be late as a result of publication issues.  The Annual Report should be available for distribution on May 19, 2008.


RBTT Appointment

Posted: May 6, 2008 at 12:00 am

RBTT Financial Holdings Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Filippo Alario to the position of acting Managing Director, RBTT Merchant Bank following the departure of Mr. Lyndon Guiseppi.


The Regulator

Posted: May 4, 2008 at 12:00 am

The Regulator: Wentworth Graham tells why the JSE created his new post by Dennise Williams(As published in the Sunday Observer May 4, 2008 pg. 2) Wentworth Graham is very clear about his role as the island’s first ever chief regulatory officer (CRO) at the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). “At this point in time, it is necessary […]


RBTT Financial Holdings Ltd

Posted: May 1, 2008 at 12:00 am

RBTT Financial Holdings Limited (RBTT) has advised that it expects to receive shortly all the requisite regulatory approvals to complete the amalgamation of RBTT and RBC Holdings (Trinidad & Tobago) Limited, a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada. To facilitate the delivery of the consideration for the RBTT Ordinary Shares to RBTT shareholders, RBTT intends […]


Jamaica Stock Exchange Market Research Competition Final

Posted: May 1, 2008 at 12:00 am

COMPANY PROFILEPulse Limited was formed in January 1980 by attorneys, Kingsley Cooper and Hilary Phillips to promote concerts and fashion shows. In 1982, the company opened the Pulse Model Agency and staged the first of its Reggae Superjam concert series. Despite promising early years, costly ‘flops’ for its Superjam series and high interest costs on […]


The JSE Workshop on Psychology & Leadership in the Workshop with Dr. W. Stanley Beecham

Posted: April 30, 2008 at 12:00 am

Fresh from his enthralling presentation at the Jamaica Stock Exchange’s 3rd Regional Conference held earlier this year, Dr. W. Stanley Beecham conducted a riveting workshop on Psychology and Leadership at the Innovation Technology Centre, University of Technology in Kingston.His main areas of focus were:1. Martin Luther King’s leadership values;2. Three things an effective leader must do;3. The […]