158 Half Way Tree Rd Kingston 10 JamaicaGet directions
General Accident Insurance Co Ltd provides property casualty and general insurance products and related claims and other services to both individual and commercial customers.
The Company distributes its products to both its individual and commercial customers primarily through independent insurance brokers, and also distributes its products through its own internal sales force directly, as well as through 2 tied sales agents.
In 2010, the Company distributed its products and services through 31 local, independent insurance brokers.
We are a general insurance company which provides innovative products, excellent service for our customers, fair remuneration to our staff and a fair return to our shareholders. is our mission Statement which not only defines us but also underscores our responsibility and commitment to our multiple roles as value provider.
General Accident Insurance Co Ltd embraces the core values of integrity, performance, innovation and active market involvement. With a well trained staff complement of approximately 70 we believe we are well poised to realise our vision. Read more......Read less
219 Dominica Dr Kingston 5 JamaicaGet directions
Guardian General Insurance Jamaica Limited has a legacy reputation of reliable service, where we look after your:
Commercial Risks Insurance
Professional Liabilit y
Home and Content Insurance
Contractor All Risks
Contractors Equipment All Risks
You are ensured that we will be there when we are needed most. Our insurance products offer maximum coverage in all areas of your life. Whether you are looking for personal or commercial insurance, we are your safety-net when times get rough. We have a wide range of customer centered services targeted to giving you the satisfaction you are looking for. With a reputation of reliable and authentic products and services, you can rest-assured that you are covered when the unexpected happens. Read more......Read less
Global Logistics Jamaica Ltd is a service driven company. The company offers a diversified portfolio of services which are tailor made to fit our clients many needs. Although
we specialize in customs brokerage and the procurement of goods and commodities from overseas, our services extend beyond Import Clearances and Customs Support to Export, Freight Forwarding, Cargo Insurance, Haulage and Delivery.
Our keen attention to logistics ensures that your goods will arrive in the shortest period of time and that your costs in getting them will be minimized. It is our intention through service to redefine your expectations as we look forward to having an opportunity to serve you. Read more......Read less
Over the years we have established a bond with our customers which have resulted in the ultimate growth of the company. At present we have a trained professional staff of twel
ve, emerging from two. We have also made our permanent home at our current location.
We provide import, export, and buying services and sell all general merchandise to the Jamaica & the Caribbean and export them throughout the world. During the years, our services have become a very reliable source for businesses and Individuals in the Caribbean. We are looking forward to build a long-term business relationship with you. Read more......Read less
Overview of the Jamaica Stock Exchange
The Jamaica Stock Exchange ( JSE ) is an august institution which was incorporated in 1968 and started operation in 1969. The JSE started its operation at the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) building and moved to its present building situated at 40 Harbour Street in 1998. The JSE's principal mandate is the mobilization of capital to facilitate the growth and development of companies and by extension the economy.
The JSE Group has evolved over time into a strong and reputable business.
There were four founding members:
Mr. Willard Samms - Annett & Company Limited
Mr. Raglan I. Golding - Capital Market Services (Ja) Ltd.
Mr. Edward E. Gayle - Edward Gayle & Company Ltd.
Mr. Anthony Lloyd - Pitfield McKay Ross & Co Ltd.
To contribute to the growth and development of the countries in which we operate by facilitating the mobilization, exchange and expansion of capital while providing a return o n equity that is acceptable to our shareholders.
To promote the orderly and transparent development of the stock market and the stock exchange in Jamaica. To ensure that the stock market and its broker members operate at the highest standards practicable To develop, apply and enforce the rules designed to ensure public confidence in the stock market and its broker members To provide facilities for the transaction of stock market business To conduct research, disseminate relevant information and maintain local and international relationships which can enhance the development of the Jamaica stock market.
The Basic Functions of the Stock Exchange
To provide an additional channel for encouraging and mobilizing domestic savings
To foster the growth of the domestic financial services sector
To provide savers with greater opportunities to protect themselves against inflation
To increase the overall efficiency of investment
To facilitate priva tization
To improve the gearing of the domestic corporate sector and help reduce corporate dependence on borrowing.
Stock trading is restricted to Broker-members who trade both as agents and as principals. In the latter capacity, certain restrictions apply to transactions between a Broker and his own client.
The Exchange is governed by a Board of Directors, which has the following composition:
The Governor of the Central Bank (Bank of Jamaica) or his nominee
A representative of the Ministry of Finance
Three persons other than shareholders
Up to ten shareholders representing members.
The JSE Group provides a wide range of services to the market. The primary services of the JSE Group are:
The trading of securities on its Markets, (Main, Junior, Bond and the US Denominated Market)
Creation of accounts in the Jamaica Central Securities Depository (JCSD)
Pledging of securities registered in the JCSD
Inter-CSD movements between Regional CSD ’s Settlement of trades through the JCSD
and Registrar Services
The JSE Group offers secondary services, these are:
Annual Investments and Capital Markets Conference
The Best Practices Awards
The National Investor Education Week
Market Research Competition
Training and Education
Stock Market Game
ISIN Issuing Agency
What is Online Trading?
Online trading simply refers to buying and selling of securities via the Internet.
The Jamaica Stock Exchange Online Trading Platform gives investors to trade directly securities listed on the Exchange. Read more......Read less