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Butterfield Wins Trip, Meets West Indies Team

Butterfield Wins Trip, Meets West Indies Team

Coolridge Butterfield got more than he bargained for after winning a trip to watch the West Indies in action in the UK – he got to meet their Captain Jason Holder as well! Mr Butterfield was the winner of Colonial’s ‘Meet the Windies in the UK’ competition and travelled to England with his friend Quinton DeShields.As well as watching a game,... Read more of this article

Deepak Chopra Talks On ‘The Nature of Reality’

Deepak Chopra Talks On ‘The Nature of Reality’

A large crowd packed a hotel conference room for a talk by Deepak Chopra on Saturday about ‘The Nature of Reality’ at the Fairmont Southampton, with the free event organized by Colonial Insurance Group in support of their Zest Wellness programme. He was the latest in a series of high-profile speakers who have been brought to the Island by Colonial... Read more of this article

Colonial Opens New Office In Grand Bahama

Colonial Opens New Office In Grand Bahama

Colonial Group International Ltd. [CGI] has broken ground on a new office building in Freeport, Grand Bahama. The 12,000-foot complex on The Mall, Freeport’s main commercial artery, represents an investment of approximately $4 million by the Bermuda-based company. CGI chairman Dr. Grant Gibbons said during the ground-breaking ceremony that the project... Read more of this article

Colonial To Bring Deepak Chopra To Bermuda

Colonial To Bring Deepak Chopra To Bermuda

Deepak Chopra – described as ‘one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century’ – will visit Bermuda, where he will give a free public talk. He will be speaking in Bermuda in support of Zest Wellness, a wellness programme offered as part of the Colonial Group International’s insurance benefits. He will be presenting on ‘The Nature of Reality’... Read more of this article

Colonial Sponsors Health-Themed Weekend

Colonial Sponsors Health-Themed Weekend

Colonial Group International [CGI] is sponsoring a weekend of health-themed events on January 25th and 26th, where medical professionals and members of the public can take advantage of free educational and wellness-focused opportunities. The events will be hosted by the Bermuda Heart Foundation, and will feature lectures and presentations by leading... Read more of this article

Colonial Group Ratings Improved To Excellent

Colonial Group Ratings Improved To Excellent

The financial strength of Bermuda-based Colonial Group International Ltd. has been improved to an ‘A’ [Excellent] rating by A.M. Best, the independent global credit rating agency. A.M. Best’s assessment was that the insurer has the financial strength and ‘excellent ability’ to meet its insurance obligations in all its Bermuda and Caribbean... Read more of this article

School Children To Get Top Rugby Coaching

School Children To Get Top Rugby Coaching

One of the Island’s leading insurance companies is giving school children the chance to be coached by some of the world’s best rugby players. Colonial Group International is sponsoring the Classic Lions when the World Rugby Classic is staged at the National Sports Centre next month.And as part of the sponsorship, Colonial has teamed up with the... Read more of this article

Maybury: Life Insurance ‘Not Taken Seriously’

Maybury: Life Insurance ‘Not Taken Seriously’

Some people do not take life insurance seriously enough – putting their families and business at risk of financial hardship. That is according to Sheldon Maybury, Sales Supervisor at Colonial Life Assurance Co Ltd, who says that although awareness has increased, it is still too low on people’s priorities. He said figures in the US showed that one... Read more of this article

Colonial Awarded Top Marks For Cyber Security

Colonial Awarded Top Marks For Cyber Security

Colonial Group International Ltd. has been awarded a top cyber-security business protection certification. The Bermuda-based holding company received ‘Cyber Essentials Plus ‘ certification from the National Cyber Security Centre [NCSC], a UK Government organisation that helps public and private sector organisations protect themselves from cyber... Read more of this article

Colonial Acquires Minority Interest In Beacon

Colonial Acquires Minority Interest In Beacon

Colonial Group International Ltd. has acquired a minority interest in Beacon Insurance Company Ltd of Trinidad & Tobago. The partnership agreement, which was signed last Monday and is subject to regulatory approval by the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, is “expected to generate significant growth opportunities for both insurers,”... Read more of this article

Tributes Paid To Colonial CEO Alan Peacock

Tributes Paid To Colonial CEO Alan Peacock

The Chairman of Colonial Group International Ltd., Dr. Grant Gibbons, has paid tribute to Chief Executive Officer and President Alan Peacock, who died suddenly on Monday, aged 69. Dr. Gibbons said: “For more than 40 years, Alan provided strong and consistent leadership to the Colonial Group of companies. After he joined Colonial Insurance in 1974,... Read more of this article

School Children To Get Expert Rugby Training

School Children To Get Expert Rugby Training

Hundreds of students will get a chance to be coached by some of the best-known names in rugby. Colonial Group International is sponsoring the Classic Lions at the World Rugby Classic next month and has teamed up with Beyond Rugby to organize a coaching session for 200 school children. Naz Farrow, Colonial Group International’s Chief Operating Officer... Read more of this article

Seminars For Life Insurance Awareness Month

Seminars For Life Insurance Awareness Month

Life insurance can cover a range of important uses such as helping businesses carry on and ensuring your mortgage is covered. Those will be some of the key issues addressed in a series of workshops to be held by Colonial Life as it marks Life Insurance Awareness Month [LIAM] in September. Sheldon Maybury, Colonial Life’s sales supervisor who will... Read more of this article