Tuesday, December 1, 2015


Extra RBC banking hours for Christmas*

Dec. 1, 2015, 7:59 PM AST Comments

RBC Royal Bank has extended its opening hours for Christmas. Starting this week, the bank has removed its two-hour lunch break on Fridays and also extended its opening time by an hour each day for the rest of the work week. The extended hours are scheduled to be enforced until December 23.

NCBJ clinches biggest stake in Guardian Holdings *

Nov. 30, 2015, 7:37 PM AST Comments

Already with verbal regulatory approval from the T&T Securities and Exchange Commission, Jamaica's largest bank, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Ltd (NCBJ) is set to become the new single largest shareholder in Guardian Holdings Ltd (GHL).......

PM attends close of CHOGM

Nov. 30, 2015, 10:34 AM AST Comments

After three days of intensive meetings and special-focus sessions, Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley attended the closing Executive Session of the biennial Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) yesterday.

SFC’s earnings rebound*

Nov. 29, 2015, 8:13 PM AST Comments

This week, we at Bourse analyse the most recent results of one of the cross listed companies on the local exchange, Sagicor Financial Corporation (SFC). SFC is currently trading at $6.05, up 1.7 per cent ($0.10) year-to-date as at November 27th, 2015. We take a closer look and discuss the investment

Black Friday sales a hit in T&T*

Nov. 27, 2015, 6:41 PM AST Comments

THE Black Friday sales shopping phenomenon hit Trinidad today with shoppers flocking to wholesalers PriceSmart and southern shopping centre Gulf City Mall to cash in the one-day deals. Hundreds of bargain seekers camped at the doors of PriceSmart outlets in Port of Spain, Mausica, Chaguanas and La R

PM goes to work in Malta

Nov. 25, 2015, 12:9 AM AST Comments

PRIME Minister Dr Keith Rowley is one of 1,200 delegates from 80 countries now in Malta for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM).

Central Bank gets Forex praise*

Nov. 24, 2015, 6:18 PM AST Comments

THE MOVEMENT in this country’s foreign exchange rate is nothing to worry about and is in fact “quite normal”, the Bankers’ Association of Trinidad and Tobago (BATT) has stated. BATT also commended the Central Bank for its handling of this country’s US dollar supply.

Not only NGC in trouble

Nov. 24, 2015, 9:14 AM AST Comments

By Anna Ramdass-Labour Minister Jennifer Baptiste-Primus yesterday disclosed that it’s not just the National Gas Company (NGC) but other State Enterprises such as Petrotrin that are in “grave danger” due to low energy prices.

Support more local products *

Nov. 23, 2015, 6:47 PM AST Comments

By Sue-Ann Wayow—Minister of Trade and Industry Paula Gopee-Scoon wants supermarket owners to support local manufacturers by purchasing and distributing more of their products.

That NGL story*

Nov. 22, 2015, 7:52 PM AST Comments

This week, we at Bourse look at the most recent results of the newest listed equity on the local stock exchange, Trinidad & Tobago NGL Limited (NGL). NGL’s share price increased 7.5 per cent compared to its IPO price of $20.00 and is trading at $21.51 as at November 20, 2015.