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News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 22, 2017: With Hurricanes Irma and Maria decimating many Caribbean countries in the past two weeks only, member countries of the regional catastrophe insurance fund are being urged to scale up insurance coverage.
News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 15, 2017: The British Virgin Islands is what some refer to as a Caribbean “tax haven.” It is the registered home of tens of thousands of multi-national companies globally, including several who trade on the New York Stock Exchange and are headquartered in China and Hong Kong, who avoid taxes. A Capital Economics’ report in June estimates that $1.5 trillion worth of assets currently move through the BVI. But so far the only international CEO pitching in to help in the devastation wrecked on the island by Hurricane Irma is Virgin Group Founder, Richard Branson.
ST. MICHAEL, Barbados, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Canada Life Reinsurance is pleased to announce that it has recently entered into a long term reinsurance agreement to cover the longevity risk on £1.7 billion of liabilities for approximately 7,500 pensioner members of the Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) U.K. Pension Fund. This transaction was written by the Barbados Branch of Canada Life via a reinsurance agreement with Guernsey based captive insurer cells managed by Marsh Guernsey.
Miami, Aug. 30, 2017 – Miami Dade College (MDC) recently celebrated the graduation of Cohort 11 of the acclaimed Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses (10KSB) program. More than 300 business owners have now graduated since its inception in 2013. MDC’s Chief Innovation Officer, Damian Thorman, was the keynote speaker at the graduation. He is spearheading the evolution of MDC’s entrepreneurial hub, the Idea Center.
MIAMI, FL – August 31, 2017 – Black Owned Media Alliance (BOMA) has tapped Hiram E. Jackson, publisher of the Michigan Chronicle, and Chief Executive Officer of Real Times Media, to deliver the keynote at the 3 rd Annual Get to Know Black Media: A Symposium on Effective Strategies for Advertising, Digital and Social Media Marketing. On September 14, 2017, symposium attendees will convene at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County – Carnival Studio Theater located at 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132.
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