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Castle Masters Staff Become SCARS Certified

Castle Masters Staff Become SCARS Certified

Family-owned, fun castle rental business Castle Masters has taken steps to have their staff and volunteers have become certified by child sexual abuse prevention charity SCARS, saying as they are hired at some events to monitor the fun castles while the children play, they “felt it imperative to be SCARS certified to make sure the children in... Read more of this article

Webster & Simons To Join Carey Olsen Firm

Webster & Simons To Join Carey Olsen Firm

Law firm Carey Olsen Bermuda is adding to its employment and dispute resolution practices with the appointments of Bermudians Jay Webster and Keivon Simons. Mr Webster will join Carey Olsen Bermuda as a senior associate and is returning to Bermuda after practising in London for more than five years in the London office of an international law firm.... Read more of this article

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

Bill For Tax Relief For Bermudiana Beach Resort

A Bill tabled in Parliament seeks to offer relief from customs duty, hotel occupancy tax and exemption from the employer’s share of the payroll tax for a period of ten years for the Bermudiana Beach Resort. Titled the “Tourism Investment [Bermudiana Beach Resort] Order 2018,” the Bill is in relation to the Grand Atlantic property on the... Read more of this article

Narraway Nominated For Tech Award In Canada

Narraway Nominated For Tech Award In Canada

Businessman John Narraway recently received a nomination for outstanding achievement in technology in Ontario, Canada. The Premier’s Awards honour the important social and economic contribution that college graduates make to Ontario and throughout the world. The awards were launched in 1992 and are administered by Colleges Ontario.Mr. Narraway,... Read more of this article

Butterfield Bank: November Share Repurchases

Butterfield Bank: November Share Repurchases

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited advised that during the month of November 2018, the Bank purchased for Treasury 485,863 Common Shares at an average price of $41.23 per share. Related StoriesButterfield Bank: October Share Repurchases Butterfield Adjusts Rates On Deposits &... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Dec 4 2018

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Dec 4 2018

December 4 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,364.00, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 59 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related StoriesNasdaq & BSX Market Technology Agreement Guide For Investors In Bermuda Stock Market BSX Launches... Read more of this article

Hamilton Appoints Michael Papamichael As SVP

Hamilton Appoints Michael Papamichael As SVP

Hamilton Insurance Group, the Bermuda-based holding company for insurance and reinsurance operations in Bermuda and at Lloyd’s, today announced the appointment of Michael Papamichael as Senior Vice President, Strategy & Corporate Development. Reporting to Hamilton Group CEO Pina Albo and working with the group executive team and across the Company’s... Read more of this article

Digicel ‘Fibre To The Business’ Connectivity

Digicel ‘Fibre To The Business’ Connectivity

Digicel Bermuda said they are “looking to empower all businesses with the introduction of Digicel Fibre to the Business,” and as of December 3rd “all business customers can now have incomparable high-speed data connectivity.” “No business today can operate without internet and we want to support businesses as they continue... Read more of this article

Chubb Estimate $225M In Losses From Wildfires

Chubb Estimate $225M In Losses From Wildfires

Chubb Limited announced preliminary net loss estimates in the fourth quarter of 2018 attributable to the California wildfires of approximately $225 million pre-tax, or $195 million after tax. These estimates do not include losses from Hurricane Michael or other weather events occurring globally in the quarter. The company believes its estimated losses... Read more of this article

One Communications Share Repurchase

One Communications Share Repurchase

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, One Communications Ltd., advised that pursuant to BSX Regulation Section IIA 6.14 [2][I] on 3 December 2018 the company repurchased 451,805 of its common shares at an average price of $3.00 for immediate cancellation. Related StoriesOne Communications Nov. Share Repurchases One Communications... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Dec 3 2018

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Dec 3 2018

December 3 saw 455,105 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $1,411,515.00 BD. 451,805 shares were traded by One Communications Ltd, closing down 3.2% at $3.00 per share, while another 3,300 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing even at $17.00 per share. The BSX finished at 2,364.00, down 0.06% on the day. There were... Read more of this article

Photos: 2018 Home-Grown Alternatives Show

Photos: 2018 Home-Grown Alternatives Show

The Home-Grown Alternatives Show was held on Saturday [Dec 1] at St. Paul’s Christian Centre on Middle Road in Paget, with vendors offering people a chance to get an early start on their Christmas shopping, while buying locally made products.The event featured over 25 vendors including the Bermuda Charm, Sweet Tease/ A Millision Stiches, It’s... Read more of this article

Gibbons Introduces Reusable Shopping Bags

Gibbons Introduces Reusable Shopping Bags

With an aim to assist the environment, Gibbons Company is introducing reusable shopping bags, which are made out of recycled plastic water bottles, and feature an ocean theme. They come in three different sizes and will replace the single-use biodegradable plastic bags that are currently offered. The bags will be distributed for free with purchase... Read more of this article