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Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 16 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 16 2019

April 16 saw 2,491 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $70,671.50 BD. 1,491 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 2.1% at $36.75 per share, while another 1,000 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing at an even $16.00 per share. The BSX finished at 2,227.66, up 1.54% on the day. There was 1 advances, 0... Read more of this article

Review: Afternoon Tea At Rosewood Bermuda

Review: Afternoon Tea At Rosewood Bermuda

[Written by Mikaela Ian Pearman] Afternoon tea is a favourite of mine. I book it a couple times a year and thoroughly enjoy it every time. One of the parts that’s most exciting to me is to enjoy high tea at various locations around the island to see how they compare. Some are casual, some are mid-range and others are super fancy. I tend to go for... Read more of this article

Visitor Services Centre Opens In St. George’s

Visitor Services Centre Opens In St. George’s

Tourism & Transport Minister Zane DeSilva officially opened a new Visitor Services Centre in St. George, at 25 York Street on Monday [April 15]. A spokesperson said, “The facility is full of useful visitor information on tourism attractions and events in the east end and island-wide, as well as Bermuda-branded retail items. “It’s... Read more of this article

BII To Host Seminars For Young Professionals

BII To Host Seminars For Young Professionals

A series of induction seminars are set to be held aimed helping young professionals understand the basics of insurance as well as the different parts that make up the industry in Bermuda. Run by the Bermuda Insurance Institute [BII], the courses are aimed at junior level employees of insurance and reinsurance companies as well as those from companies... Read more of this article

RUBiS Good Friday & Easter Holiday Hours

RUBiS Good Friday & Easter Holiday Hours

RUBiS Energy Bermuda have provided information about their opening hours for their various locations during the upcoming Good Friday and Easter Holiday. A spokesperson said, “They are in order from east to west, those highlighted in red offer 24 hr self-serve.” Related StoriesSimons Helping MWI Clients Enjoy The Holidays Premier David... Read more of this article

PartnerRe Appoint Colello: P&C Americas CEO

PartnerRe Appoint Colello: P&C Americas CEO

PartnerRe announced that Jonathan Colello will join the Company effective July 1, 2019 as CEO, P&C Americas, and President of Partner Reinsurance Company of the U.S. Mr. Colello will report to Emmanuel Clarke, PartnerRe President and CEO, and will be a member of the Company’s Executive Leadership Team. In his new role, Mr. Colello will have executive... Read more of this article

Hottinger Appointed President Of EMEA LatAM

Hottinger Appointed President Of EMEA LatAM

AXIS Re, the reinsurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, announced the appointment of Andy Hottinger as President of its EMEA LatAm division. Mr. Hottinger succeeds longtime AXIS Re colleague and EMEA LatAm President Jan Ekberg, who will retire in July following a 45-year career in the [re]insurance industry, which has included 15... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 15 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 15 2019

April 15 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,193.93, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 57 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related StoriesBermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 18 2019 Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 17 2019 Bermuda Stock... Read more of this article

Three Bermudians Model For Vineyard Vines

Three Bermudians Model For Vineyard Vines

Three Bermudians — Mackenzie Cooper, Shomari Warner and Taylor Barit — had the opportunity to work with Vineyard Vines on their latest spring photo shoot in St Kitts, with the trio selected as they “have interesting backgrounds that blend well with the brand and represent Bermuda well.”A spokesperson said, “Recently, young... Read more of this article

Video: Sunday Shopping Festival To Be Held

Video: Sunday Shopping Festival To Be Held

Hamilton stores will be open from 10am to 5pm on Sunday April 28th to celebrate the MS Amlin World Triathlon Festival weekend. “For the thousands of locals and visitors who will line the streets to watch the World Triathlon on Saturday April 27th, Sunday is the new Saturday for shopping,” the organisers said.“Parking in and around... Read more of this article

Tumble Tots Celebrating 34th Anniversary

Tumble Tots Celebrating 34th Anniversary

Tumble Tots Bermuda is celebrating its 34th anniversary this year, as 34 years ago, Anne Hines and Christine DeSilva, both having worked in education for over 40 years, recognized a need. The two of them founded the Bermuda Gymnastics Association and grew to realize that parents also sought a program, not offered at that time, designed specifically... Read more of this article

AM Best Affirms Nissan Global Ratings

AM Best Affirms Nissan Global Ratings

AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A [Excellent] and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a” of Nissan Global Reinsurance, Ltd. [NGRe] [Hamilton, Bermuda]. The outlook of these Credit Ratings [ratings] remains stable. A statement from the ratings agency said, “The ratings reflect NGRe’s balance sheet strength, which AM Best... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 13

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 13

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 13th.On Sunday Norwegian Gem cruise ship is expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship, the Anthem of the Seas cruise ship and the Ile D’Aix cable ship will arrive. On Wednesday the Norwegian Escape,... Read more of this article