Freeport Concrete Now Listed On BISX

May 14, 2001By @BahamasFSBBISX

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) has announced that Freeport Concrete Limited, which recently competed its initial public offering of 4,500,000 common shares, has been approved for listing on BISX. Trading in the securities of the company is scheduled to commence on Wednesday 16th May. “We are very excited about being the newest addition to … Read More

BISX Announces Amendment to Closing Price Calculation

May 6, 2001By @BahamasFSBBISX

The operational procedures with respect to the calculation of closing prices for equity securities listed and traded on the Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) will be changed, effective Friday, 11 May 2001. Currently, the closing price for any equity security traded on BISX is calculated on a daily basis using the Volume Weighted Average Price … Read More

Launch of BISX Listing Facility for Mutual Funds

April 12, 2001By @BahamasFSBBISX

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange (BISX) launched its mutual funds listing facility earlier this week. The listing facility is targeted at meeting the needs of international investors who may require the extra visibility afforded by a listing on an established securities exchange as a basis for their choice of investment vehicle. There is a substantial … Read More

New BISX CEO

March 11, 2001By @BahamasFSBBISX

Mr. Gerry Ritchie is the new Chief Executive Officer at the Bahamas International Securities Exchange. Mr. Ritchie is an experienced professional, with a background in stock exchange strategic advisory services and market regulation. Additionally, the new CEO has extensive experience in securities market product development – including domestic, international, emerging and offshore markets. During 2000, … Read More

BISX Announces Board of Directors

March 26, 2000By @BahamasFSBBISX

Thirty-eight of the 43 shareholders of the Bahamas International Securities Exchange attended an Extraordinary Shareholders Meeting on March 22. At that time, the shareholders selected the BISX Board of Directors from a slate of 19 nominations. The 15-strong Board comprises Gregory Bethel, President, Fidelity Merchant Bank and Trust Co. Ltd; Franklin Butler, Sir Milo Butler … Read More

BISX Shareholders Meeting

March 22, 2000By @BahamasFSBBISX

The Bahamas International Securities Exchange has announced that the Securities Commission of the Bahamas and the Central Bank of the Bahamas have approved its Founding Shareholders. An Extraordinary General Meeting of the shareholders (numbering 43) was held on Wednesday, March 22, 2000. CEO Brian Taylor stated that BISX now finds itself at the beginning of … Read More