13A Winchester Rd Kingston 10 JamaicaGet directions
The Winchester Surgical and Medical Institute are strategically located at 3A Winchester Road between New Kingston and Half - Way Tree. It is situated close to the most traver
sed roads of Kingston, Half-Way Tree, Hope Road and Trafalgar/Waterloo. This location is convenient to the motoring public and pedestrians. Medical Associates and Andrews Memorial Hospital are in close proximity to the complex. Meeting the Needs of Patients
We strive for excellence in meeting the needs of our patients in a quality, caring & a healing environment in which the essential contribution of each member of staff is valued. Our vision is to be the BEST choice for high quality healthcare in Jamaica. We expect you'll find our staff very easy to work with and our doctors nothing less than professional. We will listen to your needs and evaluate the treatment based on our years of medical experience.
Winchester Surgical & Medical Institute (W.S.M.I.) are a onestop Hospital and health care complex the only one of its kind in Latin America and the Caribbean. We offer a wide range of services under one roof. There is no need to travel to several different health facilities to take care of your health needs. Come to Winchester, we take the hassle out of health care. We have over 60 doctors practicing at Winchester including a wide range of Specialists and consultants. Our Ambulatory (same day) surgery and Hospital unit does both major and minor procedures. 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
PAS is recognized in the Shipping Industry as one of the Top 10 Freight Companies serving the Caribbean and Latin American region. Since incorporation in 2002, PAS has been on
e of the fastest growing Companies in the Region, whilst concurrently expanding its services, infrastructure and network in the process.
This impressive growth achieved by delivering ‘Superior Logistics Management’- our business motto. PAS distinguishes itself by employing:
• Experienced professionals with demonstrated Industry expertise
• Fast, accurate and reliable handling of cargo with over 100,000 square feet of warehouse facilities
• Use of multiple Carriers, modes and frequency for Air, Courier, Ocean LCL consolidation and Full Container loads to its core markets
• Performance by delivering 24/7 mission critical needs for the Energy and Industrial sectors and Projects
• Leading edge web based logistics software, scanning technology & on-line tracking tools allowing for speed of processing
• Delivering cost savings through use of in-house local trucking and inter-modal haulage relationships
• Creating a network of PAS exclusive Agents that are committed to our customers
PAS’s Mission remains to be the Number One Freight Company serving the Region and excel in its service delivery and reputation. Read more......Read less