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BSX & MIH Approve Listing Of Hashdex

BSX & MIH Approve Listing Of Hashdex

The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] and parent company Miami International Holdings, Inc. [MIH], today announced that the Hashdex Nasdaq Crypto Index ETF was approved for listing on the BSX. BSX President and CEO Greg Wojciechowski commented, “The team at the BSX welcomes the Hashdex Nasdaq Crypto Index ETF listing. The ETF listing is the first structure... Read more of this article

Emergence Limited Wins International Award

Emergence Limited Wins International Award

Bermuda-based company, Emergence Limited, was awarded Prophix’s “North American Partner of the Year” during last week’s annual client and partner summit. A spokesperson said, “Whilst the “Future Forward” themed conference had to be held virtually this year, the global Corporate Performance Management [CPM] software company did not... Read more of this article

New Version Of Bermuda Reef App Released

New Version Of Bermuda Reef App Released

The Bermuda Reef Life HD has recently been updated, with the app “featuring some 300 high definition images divided into 15 sections showcasing the beauty and diversity of Bermuda beneath the surface.” A spokesperson said, “Building from the success of the previous version of his Reef Life app, Ron Lucas’ latest update for the free... Read more of this article

Tech Summit Reveals Roster Of Expert Speakers

Tech Summit Reveals Roster Of Expert Speakers

The 2020 Bermuda Tech Summit has revealed its line-up of industry experts and speakers, which is taking place online for the first time this year from October 14-16 as part of Bermuda Tech Week 2020. A spokesperson said, “The 2020 Bermuda Tech Summit, taking place online for the first time this year from October 14-16 as part of Bermuda Tech Week,... Read more of this article

SEC: Unikrn To Pay $6.1 Million Penalty

SEC: Unikrn To Pay $6.1 Million Penalty

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission announced charges against Unikrn Inc “for conducting an unregistered initial coin offering [ICO] of digital asset securities” and said that Unikrn “agreed to settle the charges by paying a $6.1 million penalty.” A statement from the SEC said, “The Securities and Exchange Commission... Read more of this article

Police Warn Public About Phishing Scam

Police Warn Public About Phishing Scam

Police are warning the public about fraudulent WhatsApp messages circulating advising users that they purportedly won a significant sum of money. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], is aware of WhatsApp messages being circulated advising users of the messaging app, that they’ve won a significant sum of money. “Recipients... Read more of this article

Bermuda Weather Service Website Restored

Bermuda Weather Service Website Restored

The Bermuda Weather Service [BWS] website www.weather.bm was restored last night following an outage that occurred on Monday during the passage of Hurricane Paulette. Bermuda Airport Authority CEO, Lester Nelson said, “We are deeply concerned about the failure of the BWS website during this most critical period in hurricane season. We are working... Read more of this article

Tech Issues: BWS Website [Seems Fixed Now]

Tech Issues: BWS Website [Seems Fixed Now]

[Updated] The Bermuda Weather Service website continues to experience technical issues — as of this writing it is still saying a hurricane warning is in effect — and while they await the issue to be resolved, the BWS is updating their Facebook page with pertinent information. A BWS forecaster told Bernews, “I cannot speak to the specifics... Read more of this article

New Election Website Offers Stats & Information

New Election Website Offers Stats & Information

While most people’s focus has been on the hurricane, for obvious reasons, the island also has an election set to take place soon, and Bernews recently launched a new website – BermudaElection.com – in order to provide in-depth statistical information as well as up-to-date coverage of the 2020 General Election.Aiming to be a comprehensive... Read more of this article

Interactive General Election Constituency Map

Interactive General Election Constituency Map

The PLP winning three seats on Nomination Day, the OBA fielding less than a full slate of candidates, and the FDM arriving with 15 candidates in their first election appearance were three notable aspects from yesterday’s Nomination Day. You can take a closer look at the various candidates of the 36 electoral constituencies that Bermuda is divided... Read more of this article

Chubb Launches New Platform Chubb Studio

Chubb Launches New Platform Chubb Studio

Chubb announced the launch of Chubb StudioSM, a “new global platform that will simplify and streamline the distribution of the company’s insurance products through its partners’ digital channels around the world.” The company said, “The platform enables Chubb’s partners in retail, e-commerce, banking, fintech, airline,... Read more of this article

One Provides Free Internet Speed Increase

One Provides Free Internet Speed Increase

“Nearly all residential FibreWire Internet customers received an upgrade to their Internet speed as of September 1, free of charge,” One Communications said. A spokesperson said, “One Communications is thrilled to announce that as a direct result of further investments in their network, nearly all residential FibreWire Internet customers... Read more of this article

Advisory: Website/Emails Falsely Linked To BMA

Advisory: Website/Emails Falsely Linked To BMA

The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has advised that anyone who receives an email from the domain www.bmafinancier.com to “ignore its contents and to report it to the Bermuda Police Service.” A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has been made aware that an internet domain has been registered in the name of www.bmafinancier.com. “While... Read more of this article