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David Roache Joins Hamilton Re As Senior VP

David Roache Joins Hamilton Re As Senior VP

Hamilton Re, Ltd., the Bermuda platform for Hamilton Insurance Group, announced that David Roache has joined the Company in the newly-created position of Senior Vice President, Head of Risk XS. Mr. Roache, who will report to Reinsurance Chief Underwriting Officer, Tim Duffin, joins Hamilton Re from Hiscox Re where he was Head of Risk XS worldwide. “We’re... Read more of this article

U.S. Consulate Invites Stacey Ferreira For GEW

U.S. Consulate Invites Stacey Ferreira For GEW

The U.S. Consulate General invited American speaker and tech entrepreneur Stacey Ferreira to participate in Bermuda’s Global Entrepreneurship Week activities November 14 – 16. Ms. Ferreira will participate in outreach events facilitated by the U.S. Consulate General as well as events sponsored by the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation... 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, 2018, reporting profits of $1.01 million or $0.85 per share A letter to shareholders stated: ”On November 13, 2018 Polaris Holding Company Ltd. parent company to Stevedoring Services Limited, reported its... Read more of this article

Two Finalists Advance To Rocket Pitch Finals

Two Finalists Advance To Rocket Pitch Finals

Twelve young people pitched their business ideas in front of a panel of judges at last week’s Youth Pitch preliminaries put on in partnership with the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] and Youth Entrepreneurship Initiative of Bermuda [YEI] held at the Bermuda College. Students ranging in age from 12 – 17 from schools across the island... Read more of this article

BDA Appoints Roland Andy Burrows As CEO

BDA Appoints Roland Andy Burrows As CEO

The Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA] announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Roland ‘Andy’ Burrows as the organisation’s next Chief Executive Officer. Mr Burrows, who most recently served as Chief Investment Officer at the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA], will take up the position December 1, and also become... Read more of this article

Butterfield Named Trust Company Of The Year

Butterfield Named Trust Company Of The Year

Butterfield Trust was named Trust Company of the Year [Large Firm] at the STEP Private Client Awards held in London on 7 November 2018. STEP—the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners—is the worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations. STEP Private Client Awards are highly respected in the industry, with... Read more of this article

Maiden Report Loss & Announce Enstar Deal

Maiden Report Loss & Announce Enstar Deal

Bermuda-based Maiden Holdings reported third quarter 2018 net loss attributable to Maiden common shareholders of $308.8 million or $3.72 per diluted common share compared to a net loss attributable to Maiden common shareholders of $63.6 million or $0.74 per diluted common share in the third quarter of 2017. The Company also announced that it has signed... Read more of this article

Rosedon Hotel Wins Boutique Hotel Award

Rosedon Hotel Wins Boutique Hotel Award

Rosedon Hotel recently won ‘The America’s Best Classic Elegance Hotel’ in the Boutique Hotel Awards, with Lee K. Petty accepting the Award on behalf of the Rosedon Hotel, attending the award ceremony in London along with her daughter Rachael Lee Petty.In discussing the award, brother and sister team Scott Kitson and Lee Petty said,... Read more of this article

RenRe Declare $0.33 Quarterly Dividend

RenRe Declare $0.33 Quarterly Dividend

The Board of Directors of Bermuda-based RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd. announced they have declared a quarterly dividend of $0.33 per common share on its common shares. The dividend is payable on December 31, 2018, to shareholders of record on December 14, 2018. Related StoriesRenaissanceRe Declare Quarterly Dividend Fitch Affirms RenaissanceRe’s... Read more of this article

Deadline Change: Foundation Grant Applications

Deadline Change: Foundation Grant Applications

Bank of Bermuda Foundation, an independent philanthropic organisation, reports funding over 2.5 million dollars in grants to local non-profits so far this year, at the end of the third quarter grant giving cycle. 2018 Grants are being awarded for the very first time under the Foundation’s new Theory of Change and Vision for Bermuda that ‘All people... Read more of this article

Presentation On Community Wealth Building

Presentation On Community Wealth Building

In conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] is proud to host An Evening with Dr. Julian Manley, to take place at the St. Paul’s Centennial Hall, Hamilton on Tuesday, November 20 from 6.00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Dr Manley will focus his dynamic multimedia presentation on the UK Preston Model of community... Read more of this article

One Communications Oct. Share Repurchases

One Communications Oct. Share Repurchases

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications Ltd., advised that pursuant to its share repurchase programme, during the month of October the company repurchased 25,987 of its common shares at an average price of $3.04 for immediate cancellation. In addition pursuant to BSX Regulation Section IIA 6.14 [2][i] the company also repurchased... Read more of this article

Photos: Masterworks One Stop Shop Craft Market

Photos: Masterworks One Stop Shop Craft Market

Masterworks held their 11th annual One Stop Shop Craft Market today [Nov 10] at the Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art located at Botanical Gardens in Paget. The vendors scheduled to be included were Janet Bento X mas Crafts, Helle Pukk Ceramic, Helen Escolastica Knitted scarves and Gloves, Llewellyn Emery Cedar, Cindy Mitchell Jewelry, Allison Smith... Read more of this article