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Mergers & Takeovers

Company News

C.G.I. to purchase Sun General; ANSA McAl to purchase Trident Insurance

These announcements follow Sagicor’s purchase of Harmony General Insurance Co. Ltd’s operations in September last year.

From our archives: For Alexandre Gabriel, rum is an uplifting experience

In an exclusive interview with The Broad Street Journal back in mid-2017, Alexandre Gabriel - a master blender who has put the Maison Ferrand brand of Cognac on the map over the past two decades, and who recently introduced Plantation Rum, said he was very optimistic about the future of the company.
Commentary & Analysis

Two great deals in one week

The new agreement reduces by 26.3% the original debt and interest past due as well as accrued since October 1, 2019. Now at mid-year that investors’ group said it held about 55% of Barbados’ US$1.5 Billion worth of foreign debt, so that means that a 26.3% reduction is almost US$400 million.
Commentary & Analysis

Closely-held and proud of it

You could say that, with a few exceptions, this island’s business sector is a Trinidad-Irish, and generally foreign, one.

Liberty Latin America, helping to "digitally transform" region

LLA made a presentation on how voice technology and virtual assistants can enable citizens to use a ‘hands-free’ interface to connect to the internet.

Sir Kyffin Simpson sells 75% of SOL to Parkland Fuel

The Canadian oil company Parkland Fuel Corporation said on Oct. 10 it will acquire 75% of the privately-held Simpson Oil Ltd. (SOL), said to be the largest independent fuel marketer in the Caribbean.