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JSE Seeks To Regain Top Performance Title

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE), is on track to regain the title of the number one performing stock exchange. Managing Director, Marlene Street Forrest, noted that the JSE is currently at second place but that’s expected to change before year-end. Additionally, she said that the JSE is prepared to help the local financial sector navigate financial technology developments like bitcoin. […]


Jamaica Stock Market Boom Continues

There was a double-digit increase in income and profit at the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) during the April to June quarter. Total income rose 35.8 percent to $429 million. The JSE’s net profit was at $121.8 million, which was a 35 percent increase over last year. Late last year, leading U.S. financial media outlet noted that Jamaica’s benchmark index gained […]


PM Holness Lauds Bloomberg’s Applaud Of Jamaica’s Stock Market

In the light of Bloomberg’s favorable report on Jamaica stock market performance, Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holnes has commended the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) for its achievement on being declared the Best Performing Stock Market globally in 2018 by the publication Businessweek. The Prime Minister, while speaking at the JSE’s 14th Regional Investments and Capital Markets conference recently, […]

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Bloomberg Gives Jamaica’s Stocks Market Props

A report by Bloomberg has placed Jamaica’s stock market as front and center as the leading performer in the world. It noted that Jamaica’s stock market has had a significant bull run, thus making it the world’s largest over the last five years. It also indicated that the local stock has shown no sign of slowing down. According to the […]