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Blacklisting Categorised as “Unfair”

Mr. Pascal Saint-Amans, Director of the Centre for Tax Policy and Administration within the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) yesterday in The Bahamas addressed an Industry Forum hosted by the Bahamas Financial Services Board and the Association of…

Labour Force Survey

The Department of Statistics today released the results of its Labour Force Survey, conducted in May of this year in conjunjction with the Household Income Survey. The survey covered a six months period and results indicate that the labour force…

CIArb Bahamas Branch Up and Running – Internationally Accredited Mediators and Arbitrators

The Bahamas Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), under the Patronage of Dame Joan Sawyer, the now retired President of the Bahamas Court of Appeal and a former Chief Justice of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, has seen a steady increase in its base of qualified and trained…

Bahamas Government Stock (BGS) Notes Listing

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) announced today that the Government of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas has successfully completed the listing process for all of the Notes that comprise Tranche 1 and Tranche 2 of Bahamas Government Stock. The Notes…

OECD: Further Steps on Offshore Tax Evasion

The OECD today released three new reports to help jurisdictions and financial institutions implement the global Standard for automatic exchange of financial account information.

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AsiAmerica Fund Limited Listed on BISX

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) has announced that the AsiAmerica Fund Limited successfully completed the BISX Mutual Fund Listing Process and has been added to the roster of funds listed on the Exchange.

AsiAmerica Fund Limited is an…