Posted: December 3, 2009 at 12:00 am

Bill Megginson is Professor and Rainbolt Chair in Finance at the University of Oklahoma’s Michael F. Price College of Business. He is also a voting member of the Italian Ministry of Economics and Finance’s Global Advisory Committee on Privatization and Executive Director of the Privatization Barometer. Additionally, he is serving as the Fulbright Tocqueville Distinguished […]

 

JPS Declares Dividend Preference Shares

Posted: December 2, 2009 at 12:00 am

  Jamaica Public Service Company Limited has declared quarterly dividends payable on December 31, 2009 to shareholders on record at the close of business on December 15, 2009 on the undermentioned classes of preference shares: 1 3/4% on the 7% Cumulative Preference Shares “B” of 3.5 cents 1 1/4% on the 5% Cumulative Preference Shares […]

 

The JSE Amended its Rules Regarding Prospectus

Posted: December 2, 2009 at 12:00 am

THE JSE HAS AMENDED ITS RULES REGARDING PROSPECTUS   (KINGSTON, December 1, 2009): The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) has amended rules 404 and 502 for its Main Market and Junior Market respectively, in regards to the issuing of prospectus.   Previously, companies issuing shares to the public were required to publish their prospectus or documents […]

 

DON WEHBY APPLAUDES HISTORIC JSE LISTING

Posted: November 30, 2009 at 12:00 am

The official insertion of the Access Financial Services Limited at the Jamaica Stock Exchange;  looking on from left:  Brian Goldson, chairman of Access Financial; Don Wehby, GraceKennedy chief operating officer; Marlene Street Forrest, general manager of the Jamaica Stock Exchange; Marcus James, chief executive officer of Access Financial and Sharon Harvey Wilson, finance director of […]

 

Masters Article & Standings WK 45

Posted: November 27, 2009 at 12:00 am

  Caribbean Masters Competition Standings, as at 18 November, 2009 (Week 45)       Initial Funds Week    $   100,000.00 45     Annualised Return       Michelle  $   451,862.66 406.6% Donette  $   855,856.10 873.4% Gokool  $   101,938.90 2.2% Dear  $   316,781.76 250.5%                 Donette Falconer […]

 

Caribbean Masters Competition Standings -WK44

Posted: November 27, 2009 at 12:00 am

  MASTERS ARTICLE & STANDINGS WEEK 44  This week we take a look at where the competitors are positioned in the 2009/2010 season of the Today’s Money Caribbean Masters’ Competition for the week ended 11th November, 2009. At week forty-four (44) of the Caribbean Masters’ Competition 2009/2010, Donette Johnson continued to hold the lead position […]

 

Issues of Concern to Regulators

Posted: November 20, 2009 at 12:00 am

  Issues of Concern to Regulators   The 5th Annual Chief Regulatory Officers’ (CRO) Conference held at the New York Stock Exchange on October 14 – 15, 2009, retrospectively and futuristically considered the issues of the Global Financial Crisis – Lessons Learned; Direct Access and Cross-border Information Sharing, and the Challenges of Conducting Surveillance Across Markets.  […]

 

JSE Market Research Analysis 2 nd Quarter Winner – Simone Hudson from NCB Capital Markets Ltd.

Posted: November 20, 2009 at 12:00 am

  Simone is a Research Analyst at NCB Capital Markets. Her responsibilities include (but are not limited to) providing support to the sales team and other departments by providing analyses on listed companies, the local and global economies- for the purpose of making informed investment decisions. Outside of work, Simone like to experiment in the kitchen but also […]

 

Glenmuir High takes the lead after one month of trading in the JSE Stock Market Game

Posted: November 18, 2009 at 12:00 am

In photo are L-R (seated) Theredo Johnson, Shanae McDonald students Glenmuir High and Alexander James (Senior Equity Trader Advisor Barita Investments and Mentor for Glenmuir High) Back row Teachers Shane Boothe and Leslie James After four weeks of trading in the Jamaica Stock Exchange Stock Market Game for High School, sponsored by Gleaner Company and […]

 

JSE 5th Regional Conference 2010

Posted: November 11, 2009 at 12:00 am

Bill Megginson is Professor and Rainbolt Chair in Finance at the University of Oklahoma’s Michael F. Price College of Business. He is also Executive Director the Privatization Barometer. From 2002 to 2007, he was a voting member of the Italian Ministry of Economics and Finance’s Global Advisory Committee on Privatization. During spring 2008, he was […]