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Finance Minister On Economic Substance Act

Finance Minister On Economic Substance Act

[Written by Minister of Finance Curtis Dickinson] On Monday, December 17, the House of Assembly united to pass the Economic Substance Act 2018. This saw all 36 Parliamentarians united in defence of and support of our Financial Services Industry, and consequently the livelihood of our country. The people of Bermuda can be proud of their government in... Read more of this article

Minister: Consolidated Fund Financial Statements

Minister: Consolidated Fund Financial Statements

The Auditor General gave a qualified audit opinion on the 2017/18 annual accounts of the Consolidated Fund, Minister of Finance Curtis Dickinson in the House of Assembly. The Consolidated Fund is the general operating fund of the Bermuda Government and reports the financial position, operations, change in net debt and cash flows resulting from the activities... Read more of this article

PLP: ‘Documents Missing Critical Financial Info’

PLP: ‘Documents Missing Critical Financial Info’

“The PLP received 8 copies of the Airport Project Agreement on Saturday from the Government without the signing of a non-disclosure agreement,” Opposition Leader and Shadow Minister of Finance David Burt said, adding that the documents “are missing critical financial information on the Minimum Revenue Guarantee, Revenue Sharing, and... Read more of this article

yCompliance To Host Financial Crime Seminar

yCompliance To Host Financial Crime Seminar

yCompliance is getting set to present its second annual Financial Crime and Compliance Seminar at the Fairmont Southampton in Bermuda on October 9, 2014. A spokesperson said, “Former Governor of Turks and Caicos the Honorable Gordon Wetherell will address attendees at this year’s Financial Crime and Compliance Seminar. Mr. Wetherell assumed... Read more of this article

IoD Finance for Non-Financial Directors Course

IoD Finance for Non-Financial Directors Course

The Institute of Directors [IoD] Bermuda branch is getting set to host the Finance for Non-Financial Directors course on May 15, 16, and 17, 2014. A spokesperson said, “Competent fiduciary oversight is a core responsibility of directors. The Finance for Non-Financial Directors course provides vital knowledge of the financial terms and concepts... Read more of this article

Suze Orman Tickets To Go On Sale Next Week

Suze Orman Tickets To Go On Sale Next Week

After announcing in February her intention to visit Bermuda in order to offer a personal finance seminar, tickets to the upcoming Suze Orman event at the Fairmont Southampton Princess have been confirmed to go on sale on March 31, 2014. A spokesperson said, “Tickets for one of the most sought-after events of the year are to go on sale on Monday,... Read more of this article

Personal Finance Guru Orman To Visit Bermuda

Personal Finance Guru Orman To Visit Bermuda

One of America’s popular personal finance experts, Suze Orman [pictured left], is set to take the stage in Bermuda. The two-time Emmy Award-winning television host, New York Times bestselling author, and magazine and online columnist is being brought to Bermuda by Colonial Pension Services Ltd, a member of the Colonial Group International. “Like... Read more of this article

FATCA Event Draws In Leading Professionals

FATCA Event Draws In Leading Professionals

Nova and Oyster Consulting’s first collaborative briefing on Wednesday [Oct 30] drew in leading Bermuda professionals from many industry sectors, including Fund Administration, Insurance, Trusts and Investment Management. The briefing, which covered global and local regulatory updates affecting shareholder management, customer due diligence requirements... Read more of this article

Bermudian Wealth Reporter On BBC TV

Bermudian Wealth Reporter On BBC TV

Investigating and writing about the true net worth of the notoriously secretive super-rich and famous isn’t an easy job — but Bermudian “Forbes” magazine reporter and blogger Clare O’Connor does it so well she was interviewed about the subject on BBC TV this morning [Mar 4.] Ms O’Connor, a former Bermuda High School... Read more of this article

Forum: Regeneration Of Bermuda’s Economy

Forum: Regeneration Of Bermuda’s Economy

Former Premier Sir John Swan and Bermuda Sun columnist Larry Burchall have been publicly collaborating since November 2011, and have produced more than thirty articles about regenerating Bermuda’s economy. The pair will be holding a Public Forum on Thursday [Sept 13] at the Cathedral Hall, next to the Anglican Cathedral on Church Street in Hamilton.The... Read more of this article

Videos: Dale Butler’s Economic Forum

Videos: Dale Butler’s Economic Forum

Last night [Nov.3] PLP MP Dale Butler hosted a public forum at Warwick Workman’s Club, with the theme of “You, Me & The Economy.” Mr Butler introduced the panel which included Premier & Minister of Finance Paula Cox; newly appointed Attorney General Kim Wilson; and Bermuda College lecturer Craig Simmons. Minister Wilson previously served... Read more of this article

BermudaFirst Response: Sir John’s Column

BermudaFirst Response: Sir John’s Column

The BermudaFirst group has released a statement in response to Sir John Swan’s recent column ‘Bermuda’s Economy in Crisis.’ BermudaFirst is a collective of business, sector and Government leaders who came together – beginning in 2008 –  principally as a Think Tank. Over 70 men and women representing all sectors of Bermuda... Read more of this article

Sir John: Bermuda’s Economy in Crisis

Sir John: Bermuda’s Economy in Crisis

[Written by Sir John Swan] Bermuda’s Economy in Crisis “Tourism contributing less to Bermuda’s economy” “Don’t expect food prices to fall any time soon” “Government to allow access to pension funds for tenants in rental arrears“ “Immigration policy threatens recovery” “Lost dividends cut off income stream in Bermuda economy” “If... Read more of this article