Strategizing with Regulations

Posted: March 19, 2009 at 12:00 am

If Jamaica is to be properly positioned in the global economy there must not only be the enforcement of laws, but also a practice of compliance.  With a borderless global environment companies and investors must be cognizant of the regulatory requirements that will preserve and promote their prosperity in the future.   If Jamaica is to […]

 

NCB Capital Markets and JSE’sText Alert

Posted: March 13, 2009 at 12:00 am

The Jamaica Stock Exchange will on March 30, 2009 allow mobile customers to receive free daily “Text Alert” regarding the JSE’s Main Index. This was made possible by the partnering of the JSE, NCB Capital Markets Ltd. and LIME.On Friday, March 13, 2009, Miss Tanya Powell (right) Asst. VP Private & Retail Client Services NCB […]

 

JSE’s Regulatory & Market Oversight Division Chief Regulatory Officer Wentworth Graham Shares his Views on Strategic Regulation

Posted: March 12, 2009 at 12:00 am

Strategizing With Regulations If Jamaica is to be properly positioned in the global economy there must not only be the enforcement of laws, but also a practice of compliance.  With a borderless global environment companies and investors must be cognizant of the regulatory requirements that will preserve and promote their prosperity in the future.   If Jamaica […]

 

Cable & Wireless Jamaica Ltd

Posted: March 9, 2009 at 12:00 am

Cable & Wireless Jamaica Limited (CWJA/ LIME) has advised that Digicel has filed what LIME considers to be an un-meritorious suit claiming approximately J$1.7b being primarily moneys lawfully retained by LIME (J$1.4b) in accordance with the OUR approved regulatory regime under which the industry has been operating since 2001 when the market was liberalized and […]

 

JSE New Methodology for Pricing Securities

Posted: March 2, 2009 at 12:00 am

THE JSE EMPLOYS NEW METHODOLODY FOR PRICING SECURITIES  The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) on Monday March 2, 2009, will no longer use the Last Sale Price to represent the Closing Price of Securities.  Instead, the Weighted Average Price Method will be used to determine the Closing Price of securities traded on the Exchange.  The Weighted […]

 

Posted: February 24, 2009 at 12:00 am

On Friday, February 20, 2009, the JSE in association with Scotia DB&G, held it’s second in a series of workshop to sensitizes potential listers and investors about the requirements for listing on the Junior Exchange. Mr. Bruce Scott spoke about the importance of Timely Reporting of Financial information; Disclosure Requirements, Audit Committees, Preparing internal Controls and the […]

 

JSE 40th Anniversary Church Service

Posted: February 17, 2009 at 12:00 am

In the photo Minister of Finance & the Public Service the Hon. Audley Shaw, His Worship the Major of Kingston Desmond McKenzie, JSE Chairman Curtis Martin and Mrs. Marlene Street Forrest General Manager JSE, all shared in the JSE 40th Anniversary Thanksgiving Church Service held on February 8, 2009

 

Posted: February 12, 2009 at 12:00 am

Andrea Kinach is a senior associate at Patterson Mair Hamilton. Andrea works closely with senior partner Trevor Patterson, and her practice focuses on Banking, Corporate Finance, Merger & Acquisitions, Financial Services, Capital Markets, Commercial Law, and Business Restructuring.                                                        Andrea qualified as a solicitor in the United Kingdom in 2000.  She gained practical experience […]

 

JSE Conference – Senator the Honorable Maxine McClean; Barbados Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Posted: February 5, 2009 at 12:00 am

Address Delivered By Senator The  Honorable  Maxine McClean At The Fourth Annual Regional Conference On Investments And The Capital Markets, Jamaica, January 27, 2009.  Introduction Thank you, Mr. Chairman for your kind words of introduction, Minister of Finance and the Public Service, the Honorable Audley Shaw, Caribbean Heads of Government, leaders of the regional and […]