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Jamaica Stock Exchange Group Reporting Recorded Net Profit After Tax Of JA$121.8m An Improvement Of JA$32m Or 35.6%

The Jamaica Stock Exchange, is reporting that for the Second Quarter ended June 30, 2019, the Jamaica Stock Exchange Group (JSEG) recorded a Net Profit after Tax of JA$121.8m. This represents an improvement of JA$32m or 35.6%, when compared to the profit of JA$89.8m for the corresponding period in 2018. Mrs. Marlene Street Forrest, Managing […]

Sterling Investments Reporting Net Profit For The Six Months Ended June 2019 Growing By 10.4% Year On Year

Local Film Industry Record JA$2.3 Billion In Film Production Expenditure To The Local Economy And 2,677 Jobs Generated

Film Commissioner, Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO), Renée Robinson, is reporting exceptional performance by the local film industry for the 2018/19 financial year, with a record JA$2.3 billion in film production expenditure to the local economy and 2,677 jobs generated. She said that the production expenditure, which relates to the value of the production budget that […]

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Limners & Bards Limited Initial Public Offer Opens and Closes On Same Day

NCB Capital Markets Limited announced late yesterday that the Invitation for Subscription for participation in the Limners & Bards Limited (LAB) Initial Public Offer of ordinary shares closed at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2019. The offer opened yesterday and was scheduled close on July 31. Led and Founded by Kimala Bennett, CEO, […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Businessuite Woman Kerese Patterson Says “Just Do It… If You Wait On The Perfect Time, It May Never Come.”

Kerese Bruce-Patterson’s entrepreneurial journey started like most who took a similar risk into the field. Years after working full time in a job which required little to none of her educational background and fresh out of law school she was unsuccessful in landing a job where she could practice her area of study. She knew […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Caribbean Cream Reporting 13% Jump In Revenues To JA$1.5 Billion, For Just Concluded 2019 Financial Year

Caribbean Cream Limited is reporting, for their just concluded 2019 Financial year, revenues of JA$1.5 Billion, an improvement on the JA$1.4 Billion reported for the previous year, representing an increase of JA$180 million or 13%. Carol Clarke-Webster, Chairman of the company, in her report to shareholders remarked that this was a remarkable milestone in the […]

Sterling Investments Reporting Net Profit For The Six Months Ended June 2019 Growing By 10.4% Year On Year

Key Insurance Company Reporting Net Loss Of JA$167.4M, For Financial Year Ending December 2018

Key Insurance Company Limited is reporting for the financial year ending December 2018 a net loss of JA$167.4M, compared to a profit of JA$42.6M for the 2017 reporting period, this despite the company reporting an improvement in Net Premium Earned to JA$1.1B, up from JA$779M in 2017. There was also a major jump in underwriting […]

Sterling Investments Reporting Net Profit For The Six Months Ended June 2019 Growing By 10.4% Year On Year

Hiring Right – Office Perks Fade, Attention to Personnel Doesn’t

With today’s low unemployment rate and skilled employees in high demand, it’s difficult to attract and retain outstanding employees at almost any level and of any age. It’s especially difficult finding and keeping those who represent the largest segment of the workforce–millennials. Part of the problem is that potential employees have a pretty clear insight […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Living Entrepreneurial! Barbadian Mareka Haynes

A Businessuite Woman so often travels many paths in route to her envisioned destinations. Many times, she has to rebrand, retool and moreover renew herself as she pursues her “why” and “what.” Meet Mareka Haynes, an author, Youth Empowerment Speaker and Social Media Strategist. A few weeks ago, I caught up with the Barbadian Entrepreneur, […]

10 Companies To Be Selected For The Jamaica GSS Project

Firstcaribbean International Bank Reporting US$7M Or 16% Improvement In Net Income Of US$51M For Q2 2019

FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited is reporting net income of US$51 million for second quarter of fiscal 2019, an increase of US$7 million or 16% from the second quarter’s net income of US$44 million in the prior year. Commenting on the results Colette Delaney, Chief Executive Officer, noted to shareholders that on an adjusted basis, net […]

Sterling Investments Reporting Net Profit For The Six Months Ended June 2019 Growing By 10.4% Year On Year

Lasco Financial Services Reporting 11% Increase In Consolidated Net Profit To JA$281.7 Million For 2019 Financial Year

Lasco Financial Services Limited (LFSL) is reporting consolidated net profit for the Financial Year ended 31 March 2019 of JA$281.7 Million, a 11% increase on the JA$254.2 Million recorded for 2018. Revenue was also up increasing by 36% from JA$1.6 Billion to $2.2 Billion, which saw earnings per share increasing by 10%. Earnings Before Interest […]

Sterling Investments Reporting Net Profit For The Six Months Ended June 2019 Growing By 10.4% Year On Year