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Salada Foods Changes Dividend Payment Published: 11 December 2014

Salada Foods Jamaica Limited has advised that the payment date for the dividend of $0.40 per share that was declared on December 5, 2014 with record date of December 19, 2014 has been changed from December 24, 2014 to January 9, 2015.

KLE Director Resigns Published: 01 December 2014

K.L.E. Group Limited has advised that Mr. Kevin Bourke resigned as a director effective November 24, 2014

Sagicor X-Fund Issues Debt to Acquire Hilton Rose Hall Published: 01 December 2014

On November 27, 2014 Sagicor Real Estate X Fund Limited advised that its board approved the issue of Debt Instruments to finance the acquisition of the Hilton Rose Hall Property in Rose Hall, St. James. The financing is expected to be concluded by the end of the year.

Access to Consider Dividend Payment Published: 01 December 2014

The Board of Directors of Access Financial Services Limited will consider a dividend payment at a meeting to be held on January 29, 2015.

Proven Increases its Equity Stake in Knutsford Express Published: 01 December 2014

Proven Investments Limited (PROVEN) has advised that its total equity holdings in Knutsford Express Services Limited (KEX) now stands at 20,000,002 units or 20% of the participating voting shares following its recent acquisition of KEX shares. PROVEN further advised that the purpose of the acquisition of KEX shares is to consolidate the holdings of KEX, so that KEX can be characterised as an associated company of PROVEN. PROVEN advised that it does not intend to conduct further purchases of equity in KEX. However, should PROVEN intend to purchase five percent or more of the participating voting shares of KEX a notification will be given to the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE). PROVEN further advised that it does not intend to acquire control of the business nor majority shareholding of KEX. However, should PROVEN intend to do so it will be communicated in writing to the JSE.

Scotia Group & Scotia Investments Declare Dividend Published: 01 December 2014

The Board of Directors of SGJ has declared a dividend of $0.40 per share payable on January 13, 2015 to shareholders on record as at December 18, 2014. The ex-dividend date is December 16, 2014. The Board of Directors of SIJL has declared a dividend of $0.45 per share payable on January 13, 2015 to shareholders on record as at December 18, 2014. The ex-dividend date is December 16, 2014.

SVL Appoints Alternate Director Published: 26 November 2014

Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) has advised that Mr. Mark Ammon was appointed Alternate Director of SVL effective November 15, 2014. Mr. Ammon will be Alternate for director, Nicholas Mouttet.

LASD Appointed Non-Exclusive Distributor of Unilever Products Published: 20 November 2014

LASCO Distributors Limited (LASD) has advised that it has been appointed by UNILEVER CARIBE, S.A. as Non-Exclusive Distributor of the following Unilever Food products for the territory of Jamaica: Food: Lipton; Red Rose; Knorr Side Dishes; Blue Band; Flora; I Can`t Believe It`s Not Butter and Country Crock. Ice Cream: Ben & Jerry`s; Popsicle and Breyers.

LASD will be responsible for the distribution of these specified Unilever products and distribution will commence on November 20, 2014.