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Sun Life Financial International Congratulates Bermuda Island Games Athletes

Posted by on Jul 3, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Sun Life Financial International Congratulates  Bermuda Island Games Athletes

Sun Life Financial International today commends all the Bermuda athletes who participated in the NatWest Island Games this week. Eight athletes and three teams were awarded a total of 16 medals in the games, including five gold medals. Andrew A. Darfoor, Senior Vice-President and Chief Executive Officer, Sun Life Financial International, says: “We would like to congratulate the athletes and teams who won a medal during the Island Games this week. We are pleased to have played a small part by sponsoring the uniforms for the Bermuda team and want to acknowledge the entire Bermuda team who...

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BERMUDA CABLEVISION’S FOOD DRIVE PARTNERS WITH SCHOOLS FOR BIG RESULTS

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BERMUDA CABLEVISION’S FOOD DRIVE PARTNERS WITH SCHOOLS FOR BIG RESULTS

Bermuda CableVision today announces the results of the latest wave of its “Open Hands, Loving Hearts” food drive. In partnership once again with Bermuda schools, the food drive has collected twelve full barrels – each weighing in at 300 – 400 pounds – of non-perishable food items for donation to local charities that run feeding programmes for Bermuda’s less fortunate. CableVision CEO Terry Roberson thanked all those who helped with the recent campaign: “We are so grateful to the children for participating with such steadfast commitment. They are demonstrating a deep...

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The Argus Group Reports Earnings of $16.0 Million

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

The Argus Group Reports Earnings of $16.0 Million

-   Shareholders’ Equity increased to $118.3 million -   Interim dividend declared of eight cents per share Argus Group Holdings Limited (the “Group” or the “Argus Group”) today announced a net profit of $16.0 million for year ended March 31, 2015 compared to $13.3 million in the year prior. In addition, the Board has declared an interim dividend of eight cents per share. Alison Hill, Chief Executive Officer of the Argus Group, comments: “Last year was another year of strong and steady growth for the Argus Group. This solid result, which was negatively impacted by Hurricanes...

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President and Chief Executive Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies Reaffirms Bermuda’s Importance as a Global Reinsurance Center

Posted by on Jun 25, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

President and Chief Executive Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies Reaffirms Bermuda’s Importance as a Global Reinsurance Center

The President & Chief Executive Officer of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a Fortune 500 company, is visiting Bermuda and attached are two photos taken with him, company leadership and Premier Michael Dunkley. Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and risk management, and Guy Carpenter, a leading global risk and reinsurance specialist, are wholly owned subsidiaries of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and human capital. Dan Glaser comments: “Bermuda is a key...

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Argus Supports Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation’s Healthy Harvest Garden

Posted by on Jun 18, 2015 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus Supports Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation’s  Healthy Harvest Garden

The Argus Group today announces its support of the Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation’s Healthy Harvest Garden, a seed-to-table programme that teaches children about harvesting crops. The students are taught how to grow and harvest crops from seeds, learn about nutrition and how to prepare the crops that are grown. As part of the programme, children tend to the growing vegetables, remove weeds and generally lean how to look after a garden. The Healthy Harvest Garden is in its second year and has grown from 14 students in its inaugural year to include 80 students this year. Four 60-minute classes...

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