JSE – Suspends Trading in First Life

Posted: October 11, 2004 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange on October 11, 2004 suspended trading in the shares of First Life Ltd. as a result of its failure to abide by JSE’s Rules regarding “Communication of Announcements” by public listed companies.


Jamaica Stock Exchange Analyst of the Year Competition

Posted: April 7, 2004 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange will once again be having its Analyst of the Year Competition. The Competition invites persons within the financial sector to analyze a company listed on the JSE and offers a first prize of $100,000. The competition will be monitored by an evaluation committee headed by Harry Abrikian, Snr. Lecturer in the […]


JSE Index Reaches 100,000 Pionts

Posted: April 7, 2004 at 12:00 am

For the first time in its history the JSE’s Index soared passed the 100, 000 mark on April 1, 2004.


Farewell Function For Mr. Wain Iton

Posted: April 7, 2004 at 12:00 am

A Farewell function in honour of Mr. Wain Iton, out-going General Manager of the JSE, was held on Friday, March 26, 2004 at the Jamaica Pegasus.The function was attended by family, friends and representatives of the financial sector. Speakers included: Roy Johnson, JSE’s Chairman; Christopher Berry, CEO, Mayberry Investments Ltd.; Raymond Campbell, Executive Director, FCIB […]


JSE – Release of Company News

Posted: January 22, 2004 at 12:00 am

The JSE Council approved guidelines governing the release of company news effective January 1, 2004: (1) Company News should be released after 12:00 when the market is closed, whenever possible. This will allow at least six to eight hours for the public to digest the news; (2) Company News should be released simultaneously to the […]


JSE to make smooth transition.

Posted: January 15, 2004 at 12:00 am

The Council of the JSE is ensuring a smooth transition in the recruitment and engagement of a successor to its General Manager of sixteen years, Wain Iton. Mr. Iton’s resignation which was announced on January 5, becomes effective April 6, 2004.


JSE and JCSD – Adjustment to fees

Posted: December 31, 2003 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) and the Jamaica Central Securities Depository (JCSD) wish to advise the investing public and all shareholders that effective January 1, 2004 the JCSD’s user fees will be as follows:1. Equity Transaction Fees(i) Deposit Fees – $55 ( for the first 10 certificates per deposit/per company) plus $60 for each additional […]


JSE – Market Research Award Ceremony

Posted: December 4, 2003 at 12:00 am

On Thursday, December 4, 2003, JSE’s Market Research Competition Awards Ceremony was held at the Terra Nova Hotel. Justin Nam of D. B. & G. Ltd was the overall winner and Adrian Reynolds of CCMB was the Special Prize Winner.


JSE to spearhead Caribbean Stock Market Association

Posted: October 21, 2003 at 12:00 am

The movement towards the formation of a single regional stock market took another step forward with the Jamaica Stock Exchange being asked to spearhead the formation of a Caribbean Stock Market Association. This decision was made at the recent Business Conference of the Board of Trustees of the Caribbean and Latin American Action (CLAA) and […]