Tag Archives: insurance

  1. Trident Insurance unveils new digital platform

    In another first for high-tech innovation in the local general insurance industry, Trident Insurance has unveiled a new fast and convenient digital platform allowing clients to purchase personal lines insurance on-line from any web-enabled device, smart phone, tablet, or computer. Business Development Officer Alexandra Leacock, says customers using the new system can go from application […]

    June 11, 2017BusinessNo comments
  2. Sagicor General opens City Centre branch – following 137 years of dedication to Bridgetown

    Imagine your road tax paid and driver’s licence renewed as part of being a policyholder with a insurer in Barbados? It’s no fantasy – Sagicor General provides that and other services for their clientele… Mr Alleyne, who’s also the chief executive officer, said all customers who go to City Centre get a voucher and added […]

    April 24, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Massy United Insurance has a new Chief Executive Officer. The leading regional insurance provider, has announced that Randy Graham has assumed the position of CEO from Howard Hall, who continues as Chairman of the Financial Services Line of Business (LOB) for the Massy Group. Graham is the former CEO of the Financial Services Commission (FSC) […]

    February 27, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Ingrid Innes Resigns as Managing Director & CEO of the Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited (ICBL)

    The Board of Directors of the Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited (“ICBL” or “the Company“) confirmed Mrs. Ingrid Innes has resigned as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Goulbourne Alleyne will serve as acting CEO while the Board of ICBL conducts a search for a new Managing Director and CEO. John […]

    January 26, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  5. New BARP insurance plan

    Members of the largest NGO on this island – the Barbados Association of Retired Persons (BARP) can plan for the remainder of their future, after being dropped by their medical insurance carrier nearly 12 months ago… In a special partnership with the City Of Bridgetown Credit Union, BARP members can recruit loved ones to build […]

    January 23, 2017Featured, HealthNo comments

    Failure is not an end it is the next step for greatness, and money placed in education guarantees a country’s prowess in the world market. Mr Miller says people may wonder why education is not having the results it used to have as decades before, he sees the time as ripe for the private sector […]

    January 4, 2017Breaking News, Education, FeaturedNo comments

    The gloves have finally come off, Beacon Insurance opened up to the media on their side of the dispute with Workbench Furniture over a 2012 fire claim… Viewers may recall the print media has been subject to a number of advertisements claiming Beacon treated Workbench in a supposedly shoddy manner by apparently ignoring a claim […]

    October 22, 2016Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  8. Trident emphasises family-friendly service with new Road Rescue vehicles

    Trident Insurance, the originator of road rescue and accident assist services in Barbados since 2004, is once again taking the lead in innovation with the launch of new road rescue vehicles emphasising its reliable and customer-focused services. Emblazoned with a modern angular design in complementary shades of blue including the Trident logo colour, the new […]

    October 16, 2016TechnologyNo comments
  9. Massy United Insurance Ride Revolution: Victory for Social Media & Pimped Ride

    The Massy United Insurance Ride Revolution campaign came to a grand finale on Thursday in Warrens way behind Simpson Motors, when the revamped car was revealed and management claimed the campaign justified a social media only method of promotion. Here’s hoping next time they have ushers guiding the way to park? I had to circle […]

    August 14, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments

    The Barbados Private Sector Association (BPSA) announced the election of Mr. Charles Herbert as the new Chairman of the Association’s Board of Directors effective August 1, 2016. Mr. Herbert served as an Independent Director on the BPSA board before succeeding Mr. Alex McDonald who having served for his elected term will be demitting office on […]

    July 24, 2016Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Consumers will pay more for gasoline, diesel and kerosene, and less for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) from midnight, Sunday, July 3. The retail price of gasoline will move from BDS$2.85 to $2.93 per litre, an increase of eight cents per litre. The price of diesel will rise from BDS$1.99 to $2.07 per litre, an increase […]

    July 3, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  12. Smartwatch From Trident Contest – ‘Father Knows Best’

    By the time a man realizes that his father was right, he has a son who thinks he’s wrong. Thankfully, not all Barbadians agree with this proverb. Jalisa Phillips, winner of the Trident Insurance “Father Knows Best” competition held for Fathers’ Day values her dad’s advice. Phillips won a brand new Apple Watch, the latest […]

    July 3, 2016TechnologyNo comments
  13. Mum in a Million, thanks to Trident Insurance

    Families in Barbados can strengthen their ties by encouraging open communication with each other. This advice comes from Karen John, the chosen ‘Mum in a Million‘ from the recently concluded Trident Insurance Mother’s Day competition. John received the grand prize of a $500 gift voucher for the Eforea Spa at Needham’s Point. Entrants to the […]

    May 29, 2016BusinessNo comments
  14. ICBL Donates More to Charities Thanks to Record Turnout

    Thanks to a record number of participants, ICBL is in a position to donate more funds to this year’s beneficiaries. Speaking at the prize presentation and close out press conference, Managing Director & CEO, Ingrid Innes spoke about the success of the initiatives that were implemented this year to increase participation: “An increase of 1,388 […]

    May 15, 2016Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments

    The leading General Insurance provider and fastest growing Life & Health Insurance company, marked the milestone on Friday April 1st, by making a donation to the HIV/AIDS Foodbank, the first in a string of outreach activities planned for the remainder of the year in recognition of the anniversary. Over the last few weeks, staff made […]

    April 3, 2016Featured, HealthNo comments
  16. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – 84 Months Repayment: Great Loan Rates & Massive insurance savings!

    Many customers came to ask for the specials which were on offer… Sure you’ll pass by the next time it’s available!

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – Up To 100% Financing (Conditions Apply)!

    The diligent and assertive Extra Sales Department over the weekend…

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – 84 Months repayment, Great Insurance Terms!

    Apart from cool transportation, there were opportunities with Credit Cards and Mortgages too…

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  19. Scotiabank’s Auto Event – Great Loan Rates, Massive insurance savings!

    Another satisfied customer…

    January 31, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. ICBL Six Roads has got you covered!

    Do you call St. Philip, St. John, Christ Church, or even St. George home? Do you find it difficult to get into town? Do you prefer to conduct your business after traditional working hours or on weekends? ICBL Six Roads has got you covered! Purchase a new policy, pay premiums, report or check the status […]

    January 24, 2016Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. ICBL Poised to Finish 2015 Strong – Encouraging Signs Being Seen for 2016

    ICBL (The Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited) is poised to finish the year strongly, supporting recent arguments that there are signs of improvement being seen in the Barbados economy. In its nine month report for the period ended September 30, 2015, ICBL reported positive results in a number of key areas, in particular shareholder income […]

    December 17, 2015BusinessNo comments

    The residents of the Sterling Children’s Home will once again have a joyous Christmas season and pleasant end to the year thanks to ICBL. This is because for the second year in a row, ICBL made a donation to each of the 23 children resident at the St. Philip facility. Senior Vice President, Business Development […]

    December 15, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. ICBL Spreads Christmas Cheer to Over 100 Children

    The Christmas season started joyfully for over 100 children, who were treated by ICBL at the company’s annual Children’s Christmas party. From 2pm until 6pm, kids from ages 4 to 12 fully enjoyed themselves on various rides, played numerous games with clowns and ICBL staff, before receiving their individual Christmas gifts from Santa Claus. “When […]

    December 13, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  24. Leroy Parris in hard times? Yet was seen in plain sight at FoodWine Rum festival…

    REMEMBER WHEN THE BARBADOS HIGH COURT froze the assets of former CLICO boss Leroy Parris and his company Branlee Consulting Services Inc. to the tune of $4.5 million? Didn’t stop him going Polo on Saturday though…

    November 22, 2015Photo Gallery, PoloNo comments
  25. ICBL’s Financial Strength Rating Affirmed: ‘A- Excellent’ Maintained

    ICBL‘s financial strength continues to be sound, as indicated by the latest evaluation by rating agency A.M. Best. A.M. Best has affirmed that Barbados’ leading General Insurance Company and fastest growing Life Insurance provider, maintained its A- (Excellent) rating, citing ICBL‘s strong risk-adjusted capitalisation, low underwriting leverage and solid performance. The news was announced by […]

    September 9, 2015BusinessNo comments