Tag Archives: bonds

  1. Sterling Investments Limited cements its status in the J$2.2billion assets club for Q3

    In the penultimate quarter of 2021 facing continued global volatility, uncertainty continued to impact investor sentiment. Yet Sterling Investments Limited (SIL), posted an impressive 27.5% Year-On-Year (YOY) increase in the value of investment securities. Charles Ross, Director, Sterling Investments Ltd stated, “Throughout 2020, Sterling Investments Limited (SIL) was able to generate significant increases in its […]

    January 11, 2022BusinessNo comments
  2. ibex Takes Firm Hold of BPO Industry Leadership in Jamaica – Opens its Fifth Site in Five Years

    ibex (NASDAQ: IBEX), a global leader in business process outsourcing (BPO) and end-to-end customer engagement technology solutions, today announced the opening of its new Campus location in the Sunshine City area of Portmore, Jamaica. The new facility will create 1,300 digitally-enabled jobs, bringing the company’s total employment on the island to more than 6,500 people. “The […]

    August 4, 2021BusinessNo comments
  3. Fortress funds achieve ‘substantial recovery’ after turbulent 2020 for financial markets

    Fortress Fund Managers has recorded “substantial recovery” across its funds since the decline in financial markets in early 2020 prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic. And the leading fund manager believes that there are still “great long term investments to make”. In the first quarter of 2021 the fund manager reported that this recovery could be […]

    May 12, 2021BusinessNo comments
  4. Strong Performance for Fortress Funds in fourth quarter of 2020

    Fortress Fund Managers posted one of its strongest-ever performances in the fourth quarter of 2020 as world equity markets continued their recovery from a turbulent year, reminding investors that a focus on the long-term and diversification remain essential. The leading fund manager reported that its global equity investments led the way during the quarter, with […]

    January 31, 2021BusinessNo comments
  5. Prime Minister To Participate In Meetings On B.O.S.S.

    Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley will participate in a series of meetings, being hosted by the trade union movement, to sensitize public officers and employees of state-owned enterprises about the Barbados Optional Savings Scheme (BOSS). Public officers and employees of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) are invited to the four meetings, which will be held on Tuesday, […]

    June 1, 2020Breaking News, Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Investors to Receive Interest Payments by January 11th

    The Central Bank of Barbados advises that there has been a delay in making interest payments due on December 31, 2018 to some holders of Government Securities. The Bank anticipates that all payments should be received by Friday, January 11, 2019. “We apologise for the delay that persons have been experiencing in receiving their interest,” […]

    January 8, 2019BusinessNo comments

    Regional and International investors now have greater investment options with the listing of Productive Business Solutions Limited (PBS), the parent of the PBS group of companies, on the Barbados and Jamaica Stock Exchanges. PBS, an international business company incorporated and licensed under the laws of Barbados, was welcomed to the International Securities Market (ISM) by […]

    November 6, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Goddard Enterprises Limited (GEL) signed an agreement with Art Holdings Inc. (Art Holdings) to acquire 100% of the shares in Marshall Trading Limited (Marshall Trading), a subsidiary of Art Holdings. The agreement took effect from June 30th, 2017, however the complete transfer process should be concluded in three months’ time, though the company will now […]

    July 18, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  9. CWC’s 1st Quarter Trading in line with outlook & Columbus integration progressing well

    This announcement provides an update on the First Quarter performance and financial position of the Group since the year ended 31 March 2015. Interim results for the period ending 30 September 2015 are expected to be announced on 5 November 2015. Highlights Group revenue of US$583 million, up 4% CWC (excluding Columbus) revenue grew by […]

    July 22, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  10. “Sniggering at China not in anyone’s interest” by Sir Ronald Sanders

    The rapid and continuing slump of the stock market in China has so far been domestically concentrated, but there will be some effect that could reduce global economic growth. So no country should assume that this is a distant problem from which they are entirely insulated. China is no ordinary country. Over 33 years, from […]

    July 15, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  11. Fortress Caribbean Property Fund resumes trading on Trinidad Stock Exchange

    The shares of Fortress Caribbean Property Fund Ltd., SCC are once again trading on the Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange (TTSE) after a nearly two-year break. And with this move investors in both Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados will benefit from a larger pool of potential traders that the resumption of trading on the TTSE […]

    May 20, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  12. Cheng + Volcker = (inverted) Goldman Sachs? When profits on Marginal bonds go septic, what price profit? #finance #stocks #paulvolcker #chengsiwei #speculative #bonds

    It seems the Central Bank of Barbados despite certain “Inverse Economics” the other day has its collective finger on the planetary financial pulse; two ‘sold–out‘ {sic: both were open to public} performances from financial gurus respected everywhere imaginable… The first draw was Paul Volcker, known to be an adviser for more than one administration of […]

    March 21, 2012Business, EditorialNo comments