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Robinson, Wright, Hollis Awarded Scholarships

Robinson, Wright, Hollis Awarded Scholarships

Validus Holdings, Ltd., in partnership with the Association of Bermuda International Companies [ABIC], the Bermuda Foundation for Insurance Studies [BFIS] and Knowledge Quest, is sponsoring three scholarships aimed at developing Bermuda’s future professionals, and is thrilled to announce this year’s recipients. Carmela Robinson is the recipient... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: TLF Internship Graduation

Photos & Video: TLF Internship Graduation

On Tuesday [Aug 19] the graduates of the Technology Leadership Forum [TLF] Internship Programme were celebrated at a ceremony at the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club. The TLF encourages the further development of Bermudian students interested in Information Communication Technology [ICT] careers. This year six students — Ciera Fox, Colisha Smith, Daniel... Read more of this article

Digicel Offers Free Netflix With Internet Sign Ups

Digicel Offers Free Netflix With Internet Sign Ups

Digicel is giving Bermuda the opportunity to enjoy Netflix for free. The new Netflix offer, that launched Monday, offers customers free Netflix for 6 months with an Internet subscription and 12 months with an Internet and Access subscription, with no contract. Netflix is an on-demand internet streaming media service available at Netflix.com. It features... Read more of this article

Kiara Wilkinson & Kaelin Cox Win Scholarships

Kiara Wilkinson & Kaelin Cox Win Scholarships

Polaris Holding Company Limited, parent company of Stevedoring Services Limited, announced that Ms. Kiara Wilkinson and Mr. Kaelin Cox are the 2014 recipients of the Stevedoring Services Limited Education Award. The Stevedoring Services Ltd. Education Award is designed to assist children of employees to further their education either in Bermuda or abroad. CEO... Read more of this article

Bacardi’s North America President Change

Bacardi’s North America President Change

Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, announced Robert Furniss-Roe, 50, has informed the Company he will be leaving to pursue other opportunities, but has agreed to remain as an advisor to the global CEO for an extended period of time. The Company has named industry veteran Peter J. Carr, 48, as Regional President... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug 19 2014

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Aug 19 2014

Today [Aug 19] saw a volume of 47,000 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $122,650.00 BD. 40,000 of those shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing at $1.99 per share, even on the day. The final 27,000 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Ltd, closing at an even $6.15 per share. The BSX closed at 1,390.00, even... Read more of this article

Brianna Buchanan Earns KPMG Scholarship

Brianna Buchanan Earns KPMG Scholarship

KPMG in Bermuda has revealed that this year’s KPMG Scholarship has been awarded to Brianna Buchanan, a 2011 graduate of Bermuda Institute who is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, at the University of Alabama. Ms. Buchanan also plans to obtain her Masters Degree in Accounting. A spokesperson... Read more of this article

CD&P Law Firm Expecting “Banner Year”

CD&P Law Firm Expecting “Banner Year”

Conyers Dill and Pearman Limited is expecting to have a “banner year with an increased number of inquiries and instructions to set up investment funds in Bermuda.” The firm said it is also “getting reports from the Cayman Islands that market participants there are getting concerned about Bermuda’s renewed efforts in the fund space.” Elizabeth... Read more of this article

Fosun To Make Equity Investment In Ironshore

Fosun To Make Equity Investment In Ironshore

Bermuda-based Ironshore Inc. and Fosun International Limited announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement for Fosun to purchase ordinary shares of Ironshore that would represent 20% of Ironshore’s total outstanding ordinary shares on a fully diluted basis. The company said, “Ironshore will use all of the proceeds from the share... Read more of this article

Trio Of New Senior Executives Start At BDA

Trio Of New Senior Executives Start At BDA

The Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA] announced the appointment of three senior executives who started full time with the agency this month, including new Chief Executive Officer, Ross Webber, and Business Development Managers [BDMs], Sean Moran and Jereme Ramsay. The BDA said, “Mr Webber has been involved with the BDA since inception... Read more of this article


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