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Colonial Urges People: Check Policies, Properties

Colonial Urges People: Check Policies, Properties

[Updated] As Hurricane Humberto makes its approach to Bermuda, Colonial Insurance is “urging people to ensure their policies are up to date.” Richard Espinet Chief Operating Officer, P&C, said: “In addition to policies, people must ensure that their properties are safe and secure. Hurricane Humberto is forecast to be a Category 3... Read more of this article

Dock: Importers Asked To Collect Goods Today

Dock: Importers Asked To Collect Goods Today

Stevedoring Services Limited [SSL] has issued a hurricane closure advisory to importers and partners for Wednesday, September 18, and have asked importers to collect any remaining goods from the docks by close of business today [Sept 17]. “The MV Somers Isles is currently in port and Stevedoring Services is unloading the ship prior to its departure... Read more of this article

Deloitte Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Deloitte Corporate Social Responsibility Report

The Deloitte Bermuda FY19 Corporate Social Responsibility report highlights their “clear purpose – to make an impact that matters by striving to continuously drive societal change within their local communities.”“Fiscal year 2019 brought new and exciting opportunities for charitable giving. Our people came together to create... Read more of this article

The Loren To Host Party To Benefit YouthNet

The Loren To Host Party To Benefit YouthNet

The Loren Hotel is getting set to host a ‘So Long Summer Party’ to benefit YouthNet on Saturday, September 28. A spokesperson said, “This year the hotel has teamed up with local hospitality partners, Two Rock Wine Company, Butterfield & Vallis, Goslings, Class Act Design, Demco, Gimi, Big Fish Events and Bermuda Bride to create... Read more of this article

Circle CEO To Join Premier At Tech Summit

Circle CEO To Join Premier At Tech Summit

Crypto industry leader Jeremy Allaire will join Premier David Burt for the opening keynote conversation at the Bermuda Tech Summit on Wednesday, October 16, organised by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA] in partnership with FinTech Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The conversation kicks off a complimentary full-day agenda, under the... Read more of this article

Watlington Waterworks Six Month Report

Watlington Waterworks Six Month Report

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, Watlington Waterworks released the Directors Report to shareholders for the six months ended June 30th, 2019. The full filing stated, “The Utility Division of the Company’s subsidiary Bermuda Waterworks Limited provides piped drinking water as a supplementary supply to rainfall harvesting. This division... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 16 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Sept 16 2019

September 16 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,073.13, even on the day. There was 1 advance, 0 declines, and 55 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related StoriesBSX’s Comprehensive Annual Fee Option BSX New Listing Sponsor: Alexander Securities BSX Is Now... Read more of this article

Taste Of Bermuda: Call For Bartenders

Taste Of Bermuda: Call For Bartenders

The City of Hamilton, in partnership with Bacardi, is calling on all bartenders to apply as a contestant in the annual AfterTaste Bacardi Bartender Competition event, to be held at the Bacardi building on Friday, October 11th at 6:00pm. Vying participants will compete against each other in front of a live crowd on the beautiful Bacardi front lawn and... Read more of this article

Catherine Burns Joins The Waterfront Group

Catherine Burns Joins The Waterfront Group

The Waterfront Group has hired Catherine Burns as Assistant Vice President of Nutrition, Wellness and Community Health, with the vision of integrating wellness across all facets of the businesses, which includes The Waterfront Properties and Marina, The Waterfront Residences, Miles Market, Harry’s, PW Marine, Tone Zone and Hawkins Island. Ms. Burns... Read more of this article

Chamber Of Commerce On ‘Future State’ Report

Chamber Of Commerce On ‘Future State’ Report

The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce said they support the efforts that went into producing Bermuda First’s ‘Future State’ report. Chamber President, Dennis Fagundo said, “The Bermuda Chamber of Commerce acknowledges and supports the efforts that went into producing Bermuda First’s ‘Future State’ report. Many of our members participated... Read more of this article

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

IoD: Directors Must Understand Cyber Threats

Board directors in Bermuda are being urged to attend a conference looking at risks posed by cyberattacks. Later this year, Bermuda will host the second annual Bermudian edition of the International Cyber Risk Management Conference. One of the supporting sponsors is the Bermuda branch of the Institute of Directors and its chair Rochelle Simons said it... Read more of this article

Enstar Transfer Of Certain Run-Off Portfolios

Enstar Transfer Of Certain Run-Off Portfolios

Enstar Group Limited announced that one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries has signed an agreement with subsidiaries of Munich Re to acquire certain portfolios from their Australian branches of Great Lakes Insurance and HSB Engineering Insurance, primarily of long tail insurance business. In the transaction, which is subject to regulatory and Federal... Read more of this article

Somers Limited Share Repurchases For July

Somers Limited Share Repurchases For July

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Somers Limited announced their share repurchase programme. The filing stated: “Somers Limited [Somers], a financial services investment holding company, announces that during the month of July 2019, Somers purchased 2,500 of its own common shares at an average cost of $15.00 per share. The Shares... Read more of this article