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Board Member Resignation at TCL Published: 11 October 2016

Trinidad Cement Limited has advised that Mr. Christopher Dehring has tendered his resignation from the Board of Directors of the Company effect October 5, 2016.

Jamaican Teas Subsidiary to Sell Supermarket in Savanna la Mar Published: 11 October 2016

Jamaican Teas Limited (JAMT) has advised that JRG Shoppers Delite Enterprise Ltd, a subsidiary of Jamaican Teas Limited, has entered into an agreement to sell the supermarket currently operating in Savanna la Mar under the name of Shoppers Delite. The sale will be effective October 31, 2016. JAMT advised that the value of the sale is not material to the overall assets of the company and the sale will not have a material impact on current operations, but will lead to some improvement in overall operating results in the future.

Dolphin Cove to Consider Dividend Payment Published: 11 October 2016

Dolphin Cove Limited has advised that at a board meeting scheduled for Monday 24 October 2016, consideration will be given to the payment of an interim dividend.

Sagicor Jamaica Acquires Palmyra Resort & Spa Published: 11 October 2016

Sagicor Jamaica Limited (SJ) has advised that the Company on behalf of its managed funds has completed the acquisition of 217 of the 277 residential units in the condominium resort development, known as the Palmyra Resort and Spa in Montego Bay, St James and an adjoining power plant owned by Caribbean Green Power Systems Limited (In Receivership). 

NCB Advises of Promotion Published: 11 October 2016

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited has advised that Ms Sandra Grey was promoted to the role of Assistant General Manager in the Group Human Resources & Facilities Division, effective October 1, 2016.

Regulatory Changes to Repurchase Agreements Published: 15 September 2016

NCB CAPITAL MARKETS LIMITED ADOPTS NEW REGULATIONS

In order to comply with new Regulations governing Repurchase Agreements (Repo), NCB Capital Markets Limited (NCBCM) will be restructuring its operational framework for repos.

Carreras Limited (CAR) – Dividend Declaration Published: 05 February 2016

Carreras Limited (CAR) has advised that the Board of Directors declared an interim dividend of one dollar and eighty cents ($1.80) per share unit, to be paid out of accumulated profits, payable on March 17, 2016 to shareholders on record as at February 22, 2016. The ex-dividend date is February 18, 2016.

GraceKennedy Limited (GK) – GK Money Services continues its Caribbean Expansion into the Turks & Caicos Islands Published: 05 February 2016

GraceKennedy has announced that effective today, GraceKennedy Money Services (GKMS) will be expanding operations into the Turks and Caicos Islands through GraceKennedy Money Services Turks & Caicos Limited (“GKMS Turks & Caicos”). GKMS is a member of the GraceKennedy Group and authorized agent of Western Union.

With this new market, GraceKennedy through GKMS, now serves as Western Union’s agent in eleven countries across the Caribbean, including Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, St. Kitts and Nevis, Antigua and Barbuda, Anguilla, Montserrat, the British Virgin Islands and the most recent addition, the Cayman Islands in November 2015.

According to GraceKennedy Group CEO, Don Wehby, “As we mark our 25th year of representing Western Union in the region, we are pleased to offer Western Union services in the Turks & Caicos Islands. This expansion is aligned with GraceKennedy’s strategic vision of becoming a Global Consumer Group delivering long term consumer and shareholder value, through brand building and innovative solutions in food and financial services, provided by highly skilled and motivated people. With two and a half decades of expertise in the money services industry, we look forward to meeting the needs of customers in the Turks & Caicos Islands.” Mr Wehby is also Chairman of GraceKennedy Money Services Caribbean, SRL.

According to Michelle Allen, Chief Executive Officer of GKMS, “We are excited to offer customers in the Turks and Caicos Islands Western Union services. We are committed to providing our customers throughout the region with reliable, convenient and innovative money transfer solutions.” She continued, “We will also continue our investment in robust compliance systems, which are critical to our business, allowing us to protect our customers while meeting all regulatory requirements.”

Jamaican Teas Limited (JAMT) – Board Approval for Resolution for 2016 AGM Published: 05 February 2016

Jamaican Teas Limited (JAMT) has advised that the Board at a meeting to be held on Monday, February 8, 2016 will discuss:

  1. Approval of a  stock split of Shares in JAMT;
  2. Approval of a second tranche of stock options for directors  and;
  3. Approval for a renounce able  rights issue for Shareholders of JAMT