Posted: June 23, 2005 at 12:00 am

JSE HONOURS INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS: Out-going Board members of the JamaicaStock Exchange were on Thursday, June 23, presented with awards for theirseveral decades of contribution to the development of the Jamaica StockExchange through the Council. From left are: Mrs. Faith Stewart, theRepresentative of the Bank of Jamaica and current Board member who made thepresentation; outgoing member, […]


Jamaica Stock Exchange Goes Global

Posted: June 10, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange made its first foray into the international equities market with a visit to the center of the world’s financial arena, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The highpoint of the visit on June 3, 2005, was the ceremonial ringing of the NYSE’s opening bell promptly at 9:30 a.m., signaling the opening […]


Prime Minister Opens NYSE

Posted: June 4, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange was represented at the New York Stock Exchange yesterday (June 3, 2005) when Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. P.J. Patterson rang the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange (centre). This is part of arrangements to promote the Jamaica Stock Exchange as being “opened for business”. The Prime Minister was […]


Jamaica Stock Exchange To Close at noon on May 25, 2005

Posted: May 24, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange will close its offices at 12 noon on Wednesday, May 25, 2005 in support of the planned islandwide shut down of commercial activities being spearheaded by the Private Sector Organization Of Jamaica (PSOJ) to protest the recent upsurge in criminal activities. Trading activities will therefore be affected as the Stock Market […]


Jamaica Stock Exchange Shows United Support For PSOJ

Posted: May 20, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange and its eleven stockbroker members have expressed their full support of the recent initiative of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica (PSOJ) to bring forcefully to the attention of the Government, Opposition and the public, the significant toll that crime and violence are exacting on Jamaica. The PSOJ announced a three-day […]


The JSE offers its Condolences to Slain Policemen Families

Posted: May 4, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange expressed sincere condolences to the families and co-workers of the policemen who were reportedly killed by criminal gunmen. In a news release, the Exchange expressed grave concern at the impact of these events on the image of our country within the international community. When investors make a decision on an investment […]


JSE Contributes $3.8 Million to Sir John Golding Centre

Posted: April 15, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange on April 15, 2005 donated $3.8 million to the Sir John Golding Rehabilitation Centre, to repair the ceiling and roof of its Physiotherapy and Occupational therapy departments which were destroyed by Hurricane Ivan. Speaking at the presentation of the letter of commitment at the hospital, JSE’s Executive Chairman, Roy Johnson pointed […]


JSE’s Tribute to Hon. Alfred Rattray

Posted: March 23, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Council of the Jamaica Stock Exchange expresses its condolences on the recent passing of the Hon. Alfred Rattray, former civil servant and attorney-at-law who was instrumental in the founding of the JSE. Mr. Rattray, who spearheaded the drafting of the Memorandum and Articles of Association of the JSE in 1968, ensured that a number […]


JSE Investigation in Dyoll’s Trading

Posted: March 8, 2005 at 12:00 am

Trading in Dyoll’s shares was suspended on February 15, 2005 because of its failure to provide material information to the JSE in keeping with the Exchange’s Policy Statement on Timely Disclosure (JSE’s Rule Book Appendix 8). In a second news release on March 1, 2005 the Jamaica Stock Exchange announced its intention to investigate trading […]


JSE Suspends Trading of Dyoll Shares

Posted: February 15, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Chairman of the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Mr. Roy L. Johnson, has today suspended trading in shares of Dyoll Group Ltd. The JSE has required that the Company make a public announcement in response to rumours that Dyoll Group has experienced material financial losses. This information has not been reported to the JSE in […]