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JMMB Group Chairman Congratulates Mrs. Street Forrest For Her Effectiveness As The Leader At The Jamaica Stock Exchange

Mr. Archibald Campbell, Chairman of the JMMB Group, has congratulated Mrs. Street Forrest for her effectiveness as the leader at the Stock Exchange, he went on to say “I would like to thank our shareholders for sticking with us over the years, for without you we could not have achieved the phenomenal growth that we […]

Companies Should Look To The Stock Exchange As A Medium To Raise Capital And Grow Your Business As The Economic Climate Is Right For Companies To Access Capital – Duncan

Mr. Keith Duncan, Group CEO of JMMB Group Ltd, is congratulating the JSE on its 100th listing and thanking his staff for their stellar effort through the years. He told the audience at an event held at the Jamaica Stock Exchange last week where the JMMB Group listed its Cumulative Redeemable and Preference shares on […]

The Jamaica Stock Exchange Is A Medium For Business Expansion And Wealth Creation.

Mrs. Marlene Street Forrest, Managing Director of the Jamaica Stock Exchange is lauding and presenting the JMMB Group as a testament of what can be achieved by other companies, using the Exchange as a medium for business expansion and wealth creation. JMMB she said, has used the power of the market and their record of […]

Jamaican Government Assessing Feasibility Of Utilising Unclaimed Funds Held By Financial Institutions For MSME Sector

The Jamaican Government is to engage technical consultants to assess the feasibility of utilising unclaimed funds, held by financial institutions, as a critical financing option for the growth and development of the micro, small and medium-sized enterprise (MSME) sector. This was disclosed by Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries, Audley Shaw, at the launch […]

IMF Gives High Marks For Jamaica’s Performance Under Stand-By Arrangement, Programme Implementation Remains Strong, Public Debt Firmly On A Downward Trajectory.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given high marks for Jamaica’s performance under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), saying programme implementation remains strong, with public debt firmly on a downward trajectory. In its recently released Executive Board Review, the Fund highlighted that strong programme implementation continues to anchor macroeconomic stability. All quantitative performance criteria and structural […]

Productive Business Solutions Announces Successful Closure of Transactions Through Costa Rica And Guatemala Subsidiaries

Paul Scott Chairman of Productive Business Solutions Limited (PBS) has advised of the successful closure of the following transactions through the Company’s subsidiaries in Costa Rica and Guatemala during the period December 2017 to January 2018. Costa Rica 1. APM Terminals which is the biggest sea port operator worldwide, was contracted by the Costa Rican […]

Mayberry Investments Reporting 44% Improvement In Q1 2018 Total Comprehensive Income

Gary Peart, Chief Executive Officer of Mayberry Investments Limited is reporting for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018 total comprehensive income of JA$748 million, an increase of $228 million or 44% compared to $520 million for the corresponding quarter of 2017. This he said was due to the increase in the prices of some […]

Proceeds From Illicit Activities Abroad Are Being Laundered Through Barbados – The 2018 INCSR

According to the latest International Narcotics Control Strategy Report proceeds from illicit activities abroad are being laundered through Barbados. Barbados was one of 92 countries examined under the money laundering and financial crimes section of the 2018 report, which included the United States, as well as several Caribbean countries, including the Bahamas, Antigua and Barbuda, […]

Five Teams From Jamaica Set To Compete In The International Business Model Competition

For the first time since the inception of the National Business Model Competition (NBMC) in Jamaica (2014), five teams, from two universities (University of the West Indies and Northern Caribbean University), will compete in the International Business Model Competition (IBMC) in Utah, USA on May 10-11, 2018. At the fifth staging of the NBMC at […]

Global Smartphone Boom May Have Peaked – IMF

The International Monetary Fund is reporting in its latest World Economic Outlook that the global smartphone boom that’s helped propel Asia’s economic growth and reshape trade channels in recent years may have peaked. That’s just one of the observations tucked into the Fund’s latest outlook for the world economy. While smartphone sales totaled 1.5 billion […]