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BMA Staff Donation Drive Benefits Lefroy House

BMA Staff Donation Drive Benefits Lefroy House

Staff from the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] recently participated in a donation drive campaign and Charitable Friday denim day to benefit Lefroy House, a government-owned, elder care community in Sandys. BMA staff donated various non-perishable household and personal care items to the campaign conducted in September and October. Mesheiah Crockwell,... Read more of this article

BMA Hosts 10th Financial Policy Council Meeting

BMA Hosts 10th Financial Policy Council Meeting

The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] hosted the tenth meeting of the Financial Policy Council [Council] at its offices in Hamilton. A government spokesperson said, “On 25th July 2019, the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] hosted the tenth meeting of the Financial Policy Council [Council] at its offices in Hamilton, Bermuda. The meeting was chaired... Read more of this article

Monetary Authority: Positioning For The Future

Monetary Authority: Positioning For The Future

[Bermuda Monetary Authority series] Series 4: Positioning for the Future As the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] celebrates 50 years in 2019, we take a look back at the last five decades. From providing sound policy advice to pushing Bermuda forward as a reputable place to conduct business, the BMA has had an incredible impact on Bermuda’s financial... Read more of this article

BMA Release Special Commemorative Coins

BMA Release Special Commemorative Coins

The Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] has marked its 50th Anniversary by releasing special commemorative coins. The 50th Anniversary coin has a triangular design featuring a compass rose and the islands of Bermuda, and are available in denominations of $5 [1/20 oz.] gold, $2 [1 oz.] silver and $0.25 [1 oz.] cupronickel.Established in 1969, the BMA... Read more of this article

Bermuda Monetary Authority: 50 Years Later

Bermuda Monetary Authority: 50 Years Later

[Bermuda Monetary Authority series] As the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] celebrates 50 years in 2019, we take a look back at the last five decades. From providing sound policy advice to pushing Bermuda forward as a reputable place to conduct business, the BMA has had an incredible impact on Bermuda’s financial landscape. 1990-1999 Exchange Controls/Anti-Money... Read more of this article

BMA Food Drive Benefits Eliza Dolittle Society

BMA Food Drive Benefits Eliza Dolittle Society

Staff from the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] recently participated in a food drive campaign and dress down denim day to benefit The Eliza DoLittle Society, a local charity whose aim is to provide healthy solutions to those living in Bermuda who do not have reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. BMA staff donated... Read more of this article

BMA Partners With Family Centre To Raise Funds

BMA Partners With Family Centre To Raise Funds

In the lead up to the 2019 Cup Match holiday, employees of the Bermuda Monetary Authority partnered with the Family Centre to help raise funds for their specialised programmes and services assisting children and families across the island. BMA staff members supported Family Centre’s annual Cup Match Tag Day on Wednesday 31 July by manning various... Read more of this article

Elliot Students Visit BMA For Currency Lesson

Elliot Students Visit BMA For Currency Lesson

Students from Elliot Primary School visited the Bermuda Monetary Authority for a lesson in Bermuda’s currency. The students were also given an interactive tour of the Authority’s Museum. Ten P2 students from Ms. Bean’s class at Elliot Primary School recently visited the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] for a lesson in Bermuda’s currency and... Read more of this article

Monetary Authority Fines Estera $500,000

Monetary Authority Fines Estera $500,000

The Bermuda Monetary Authority has fined Estera Services $500,000 due to the “company’s failure to adequately comply within a specified time frame with certain requirements.” BMA Statement A statement from the BMA said, “The Bermuda Monetary Authority has imposed civil penalties totalling $500,000 on Estera Services [Bermuda] Limited... Read more of this article

BMA Hosts 10th Financial Policy Council Meeting

BMA Hosts 10th Financial Policy Council Meeting

Bermuda Financial Policy Council [Council] held its tenth meeting on 24th April 2019, with the meeting hosted by the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA]. “The role of the Council is to assess possible threats to Bermuda’s financial stability, and to identify policies and actions to mitigate or eliminate such threats. It also advises the Government... Read more of this article

ICO Office Decisions On BMA & AG Chambers

ICO Office Decisions On BMA & AG Chambers

The Information Commissioner issued two decisions regarding the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA] and the Attorney General’s Chambers. A spokesperson said, “On 29 May 2019, Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued two decisions. In Decision 12/2019, Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA], the Information Commissioner has upheld the denial of... Read more of this article

BMA ‘Day Of Giving’ With Tomorrow’s Voices

BMA ‘Day Of Giving’ With Tomorrow’s Voices

In show of support for children and families throughout the community, the Bermuda Monetary Authority recently partnered with Tomorrow’s Voices, Bermuda Registered Charity # 816, to help raise funds in support of their programmes and services offered to children and young adults on the autism spectrum. On Friday, 26 April, BMA staff wore their wacky... Read more of this article

Heron Bay Students Learn About Numismatics

Heron Bay Students Learn About Numismatics

Students from Ms. Wales’ P4 class at Heron Bay Primary School recently visited the Bermuda Monetary Authority for a lesson in Bermuda’s currency and tour of the Authority’s Museum of Notes and Coins. The presentation and tour were conducted by Ms. Tessa Ingham, Analyst in the BMA’s Finance and Currency Department. The BMA explained, “Numismatics... Read more of this article