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Colonial Insurance Receives Over 175 Claims

Colonial Insurance Receives Over 175 Claims

Colonial Insurance has received more than 175 claims for damage caused by Hurricane Humberto. Juanita Coley, the firm’s claims manager, said: “We were accepting calls from 8.30am on Thursday, September 19, from clients whose property had been damaged. “Our office opened at noon, once the roads were deemed safe for public access. Shortly after,... Read more of this article

Colonial Urges People To Check Policies

Colonial Urges People To Check Policies

Colonial Insurance is urging their customers to ensure their policies are current and up to date. A spokesperson said, “Hurricane Jerry is currently tracking to become a potential threat to Bermuda by early next week. We continue to urge all of our customers to ensure that their Colonial policies are current and up to date. “We wish to advise... Read more of this article

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

12 Graduate From Colonial Internship Program

12 Graduate From Colonial Internship Program

This year marked the introduction of Colonial’s inaugural internship program, with Chelsea Rodrigues, Christian Petty, Donnauri Robinson, Ezra Turner, Jordan Smith, Julianna Brewer, Kiara [Starr] Rogers, Makyla Callender-Jones, Marley Hines, Sacara Phillips, Tierrai Tull, and Yusef Bushara making up this year’s group. A spokesperson said, “Colonial... Read more of this article

Colonial Mobilising To Help Hurricane Victims

Colonial Mobilising To Help Hurricane Victims

The Colonial Group International said they are “closely monitoring the impact of Hurricane Dorian on the Bahamas and positioning staff and resources to help people in need. “The hurricane is clearly a massive catastrophe for the Bahamas, particularly for the residents of Grand Bahama and the Abaco Islands, which were subjected to the worst... Read more of this article

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