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MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Limited announced that international law firm rating agency, The Legal 500 has once again recognized MJM in the Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Trust/Private Client practice areas. Notably, the newest Directors of the firm, Jennifer Haworth of the Dispute Resolution Team and Jeremy Leese of the Corporate Team, have... Read more of this article

Wojciechowski: Connection Between ILS & ESG

Wojciechowski: Connection Between ILS & ESG

Greg Wojciechowski, President and CEO of the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], recently joined a panel to discuss the connection between insurance-linked securities [ILS] and Environmental, Social and Governance [ESG] considerations. Held at the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club, and hosted by Kroll Bond Rating Agency [KBRA], Mr. Wojciechowski was joined... Read more of this article

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

Following a very successful 5th consecutive ‘Halloween Treat Voucher’ Campaign, KFC announced that they raised $5,058 in support of Knowledge Quest, after another year of selling treat voucher booklets at their Queen Street, Hamilton location. Knowledge Quest has provided approximately 220 college and university scholarships to Bermudians of limited... Read more of this article

Bacardi Limited Acquires Stillhouse LLC

Bacardi Limited Acquires Stillhouse LLC

Bermuda-headquartered Bacardi Limited, the largest privately-held spirits company in the world, today [Nov 15] announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Stillhouse, LLC. Bacardi made an initial investment in Stillhouse in 2014 and has provided additional funding and strategic support to the company over the years. This acquisition... Read more of this article

Matthew Shaw To Join Tokio Marine Kiln

Matthew Shaw To Join Tokio Marine Kiln

Tokio Marine Kiln [TMK] announces the appointment of Matthew Shaw as chief underwriting officer. Mr Shaw will join in the first half of next year, having come from Chubb where he was most recently divisional president, global markets. TMK chief executive officer Charles Franks said: “This is a first-class appointment and I know Matthew will be a great... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 14 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 14 2019

November 14 saw 20,700 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $411,720.00 BD. 15,600 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing up 5.0% at $21.00 per share, while another 2,700 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing down 3.3% at $29.00 per share. 2,400 shares were traded by One Communications Ltd, closing even at $3.80... Read more of this article

Employment Leave Act Takes Effect On Jan 1st

Employment Leave Act Takes Effect On Jan 1st

The Government is reminding the community and “particularly local businesses” that the Employment Amendment Act takes effect on January 1, 2020, with the new law extending paid maternity leave to 13 weeks, providing for five days paid paternity leave, and allowing employees to take one week’s holiday after the first six months of employment.A... Read more of this article

Clarien Help Local Charity With Clean-Up Efforts

Clarien Help Local Charity With Clean-Up Efforts

More than 20 Clarien Bank employees volunteered their time to doing light landscaping work at WindReach Bermuda, to help with necessary cleanup efforts following Hurricane Humberto. The staff members devoted half a day on Friday, November 1 to carrying out various tasks including the pulling of weeds, clearing of small rocks and stones, digging up of... Read more of this article

‘Strategies For Profitability In Your Business’

‘Strategies For Profitability In Your Business’

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce will host a Lunch and Learn on Strategies for Profitability in your business. “Open to members and non members, the session will be held at our offices on Monday, November 25th from 12:30pm-2:00pm,” a spokesperson said. “Presented by Joyce Chesley Hayward CPA, owner of Fusion4Business, and founder of... Read more of this article

Polaris Release Six Month Financial Results

Polaris Release Six Month Financial Results

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Polaris Holding Company reported its financial results for the six months ended September 30, 2019. The filing stated: “On November 13, 2019, Polaris Holding Company Ltd. parent company to Stevedoring Services Limited and East End Asphalt Company Limited reported its financial results for the... Read more of this article

Fit & Fuelled 2020 Calendar & Launch Party

Fit & Fuelled 2020 Calendar & Launch Party

Teresa Perozzi and Agathe Holowatinc have announced their company’s upcoming Fuelled Weekend, which includes the official launch party of their new Fit & Fuelled Bermuda 2020 12 Month Calendar at Alchemy Fitness Studio in Hamilton. A spokesperson said, “Teresa Perozzi, former WBA Middleweight world boxing champion, three time fittest female... Read more of this article

RenaissanceRe Declare $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

RenaissanceRe Declare $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Bermuda-based RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. announced today a quarterly dividend of $0.34 per common share on its common shares. The dividend is payable on December 31, 2019, to shareholders of record on December 13, 2019. Related StoriesRenRe Receives Approvals For Acquisition RenaissanceRe Declare Quarterly Dividend Fitch... Read more of this article

Legal 500: Strong Endorsements For Carey Olsen

Legal 500: Strong Endorsements For Carey Olsen

The Legal 500 Caribbean had high praises for Carey Olsen Bermuda, saying that “Carey Olsen Bermuda has taken the market somewhat by surprise, with nobody expecting the quality of the firm to be so high so quickly” A spokesperson said, “Carey Olsen Bermuda has ‘taken the market somewhat by surprise, with nobody expecting the quality... Read more of this article