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Colina Employee Qualifies as Fellow of the Society of Actuaries

Colina Insurance Limited has announced its newest actuary, Leah Major, who qualified as a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) on June 3, 2015.

Leah’s admittance as a Fellow is the single most important credential that an actuary receives, and is earned over…

Commonwealth Education Ministers Meet in The Bahamas

The Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in The Bahamas is venue for the 19th Conference of Commonwealth Education Ministers (19 CCEM) this week. The event is being held under the theme, “Quality…

Mauritius Signs Multilateral Convention

The OECD has announced that Mauritius has taken a significant step to enhance its exchange of information legal framework and has signed the [Multilateral…

OECD Writes to Global Forum Members on EU Blacklists

Pascal Saint-Amans, Director of the OECD Centre for Tax Policy and Administration and Monica Bhatia, Head, Global Forum Secretariat, have issued a joint statement (to members of the Global Forum) on the EU Blacklists released last week.

Specifically stated:

*As the OECD and the Global Forum…

The Bahamas is Compliant

On June 17 the European Commission released its Action Plan on reforming corporate taxation in the EU, building on its Tax Transparency Package announced earlier this year.

The Action Plan also set out steps for greater tax transparency,…

Emerging Energy Services Fund Listed on Exchange

Open-ended Investment Fund Emerging Energy Services Fund Ltd has completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and has been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange.

The Winterbotham Trust Company Limited served as the BISX Sponsor Member that brought…