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Kid2Kid Consignment Set To Hold 30% Off Sale

Kid2Kid Consignment Set To Hold 30% Off Sale

Kid2Kid Consignment is getting set to hold a 30 percent off sale at Warwick Workmens on Saturday [July 29] from 9.00am to 5.00pm, with the event to include a number of activities. A spokesperson said, “Kid2Kid is having another sale this Saturday from 9 – 5. It will be fun castle and baked goods as well. This time it is 30% off items in the... Read more of this article

Marsh And Guy Donate $5,000 To WindReach

Marsh And Guy Donate $5,000 To WindReach

Marsh and Guy Carpenter today announce a $5,000 donation to WindReach Bermuda. WindReach enriches the quality of life for those with special needs through programmes in adaptive sports, life skills, seniors’ activities and therapeutic riding. The organisation works with 200 individuals a week to provide opportunities for those with special needs to... Read more of this article

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Fidelis

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings Of Fidelis

A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings [Long-Term ICR] of “a-” of Fidelis Insurance Bermuda Limited [Fidelis] [Bermuda] and Fidelis Underwriting Limited [Fidelis UK] [United Kingdom]. A.M. Best also has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of “bbb-” of Fidelis Insurance Holdings Limited... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 24 2017

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: July 24 2017

July 24 saw 627 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $7,061.20 BD. 500 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $8.89 per share, while another 127 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing even at $20.60 per share. The BSX finished at 2,054.81, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 64 remained... Read more of this article

Special ‘Cup Match’ Themed Olde Towne Market

Special ‘Cup Match’ Themed Olde Towne Market

The Olde Town Market is set to come back for Cup Match, with Ray Lambert, BEDC Economic Development Officer for St. George’s, working with the Olde Towne Market Committee to coordinate the market on Sunday July 30th from 2pm – 6pm. Water Street in St. George’s will be transformed into all things Cup Match to make sure that locals and tourists... Read more of this article

X20 Adventures Waterpark Opens In West End

X20 Adventures Waterpark Opens In West End

The X20 Adventures Waterpark opened this weekend in Daniels Head Beach Park in the west end, offering a floating obstacle course and waterpark with slides, towers and more. “The ‘Belly Buster’ is Bermuda’s first floating obstacle course and offers a unique island adventure along with traditional family fun. The waterpark sprawls... Read more of this article

Dept: Phase Out Of Specific Refrigerant Gas

Dept: Phase Out Of Specific Refrigerant Gas

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources is informing the public that the “phase out of a specific refrigerant gas that is used to cool some of Bermuda’s industrial spaces, commercial spaces and homes is likely to affect supplies of this gas on the island.” A Government spokesperson said, “The phasing out of certain gasses... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess To Host ‘JetBlue Nights’

Hamilton Princess To Host ‘JetBlue Nights’

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today [July 24] announces its partnership with airline JetBlue to host JetBlue Nights. The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club will be rolling out the blue carpet in celebration of its collaboration with the airline to give Marina Nights a new twist. “JetBlue Nights are open to the public and will take place at... Read more of this article

LOM’s Performance In Q2 Pleases Investors

LOM’s Performance In Q2 Pleases Investors

LOM Asset Management Limited recently released reports detailing the Q2 returns of three of their top performing funds – the LOM Equity Growth Fund, Fixed Income Fund and Stable Income Fund. LOM Equity Growth Fund “For the second quarter of 2017, the LOM Equity Growth Fund delivered a net total return of 4.16% compared to the MSCI World Stock... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess Submits Casino Application

Hamilton Princess Submits Casino Application

Alan Dunch, Chairman of the Bermuda Casino Gaming Commission [BCGC], today announced the Hamilton Princess Casino Limited Company has submitted a “substantially completed Casino License Application, in a bid to become the Island’s first Integrated Resort Casino.” “The fully-funded application, submitted in answer to the Commission’s... Read more of this article

Burns Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Burns Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Michael Burns, a leading Bermudian corporate lawyer, has been selected winner of the second Fred Reiss Lifetime Achievement Award, to be presented at this fall’s Bermuda Captive Conference [September 10–13]. Burns, a former senior partner, executive board member and global group general counsel of Appleby, now runs his own consultancy, advising... Read more of this article

Black Enterprise CEO Inspires Entrepreneurs

Black Enterprise CEO Inspires Entrepreneurs

Local entrepreneurs picked up valuable insight about growing their businesses from leading international small business expert, Earl Butch Graves, Jr., CEO of Black Enterprise and board member of the Bermuda Tourism Authority. In a 30 minute talk, followed by 30 minutes of questions and answers, Mr Graves talked primarily about access to capital, the... Read more of this article

‘Dealio’ App To Encourage Local Shopping

‘Dealio’ App To Encourage Local Shopping

Bermudian, Chris Phillips, has launched his first app ‘Dealio’ which he hopes will encourage Bermudians to shop locally and will in turn help improve the local economy. Phillips told Bernews: “I had the idea of a buyer’s club a few years back but it wasn’t until a pivotal conversation with Wayne Caines about a year ago... Read more of this article