The Role Of BFSB In The 21st Century It is no longer business as usual. Not only do the old rules no longer apply, but also the time that “new environments” are introduced is greatly diminished. The Bahamas has been the subject of three supranational initiatives: the OECD and its harmful tax initiative, the FATF’s … Read More
The Bahamas Financial Services Board was inaugurated in April 1998 and officially opened its doors in July of the same year. During the last 2 1/2 years of operation, the Board has been successful in elevating the profile and enhancing the perception of The Bahamas as a leading international financial services centre – the “jurisdiction … Read More
Barry J. Malcolm CEO & Executive Director Bahamas Financial Services Board Year-end Report To Members – 2000 Overview During 2000, The Bahamas Financial Services Board, in its third year of operation, continued the programs defined by its mandate to: -build the ‘Bahamas Brand’ within the financial services industry -promote The Bahamas as ‘The Financial Centre … Read More
International Advertising /Media Relations Despite the constraints of a limited budget, BFSB targeted several small, but key publications during 2000, a presence in which provided significant reach to intermediaries who typically refer business to The Bahamas. As the publications were generally small, cost of advertising was relatively inexpensive. But, as they were directed to specific … Read More
Wendy C. Warren Bahamas Financial Service Board Announces New CEO and Executive Director Wendy C. Warren has been named the new Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB), effective February 1, 2001. Formerly, she was a Director and Co-Founder of Cardinal International Corporation, where she was responsible for client … Read More
Photo Caption – BFSB Directors (left to right): Gregory Cleare, Vice-Chairman, Paul Moss, Geoffrey Hooper, Pamela Klonaris, John Delaney, and Barry J. Malcolm, BFSB’s Executive Director. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING BAHAMAS FINANCIAL SERVICES BOARD The Annual General Meeting of the Bahamas Financial Services Board was held on Wednesday, October 4, 2000. The Agenda included presentation of … Read More
The year end report and 2000 AGM details are now available for download using the link below:
Members of BFSB’s Executive Committee will be visiting London, Jersey, and Guernsey between May 21-26. While in London, meetings have been scheduled with Leopold Joseph, Rothschild, The Royal Bank of Scotland, and S.G. Hambros. These member affiliates are hosting forums with their principals and intermediaries, providing the opportunity for BFSB to present an update on … Read More
BFSB has planned a 10-day promotional trip to 4 Latin American countries, starting November 5 and continuing through to November 14. The delegation will visit Argentina, Uruguay, Chile and Brazil.
The year end report for 1999 is now available for visitors to download. The file is in Acrobat PDF format and can be downloaded using the link below.