WARNING: This is a lengthy article, but if you care about your money, you should read it. iMarketsLive recently held events in Barbados and Trinidad. From what I understand the Barbados event had a huge attendance (several hundred, possibly thousands from what I remember hearing). This piqued my interest in iMarketsLive itself. Was this a…Read More Is iMarketsLive A Scam?
Anthony Bourdain has died, he was 61-years-old. Several media reports have confirmed the cause of death to be from suicide. A few days ago Kate Spade, a famous fashion designer, also committed suicide. Bourdain was a very popular and highly respected celebratory chef and host of CNN’s “Parts Unknown” series as well as other TV…Read More Anthony Bourdain Dead at 61
The Barbados Government today announced the appointment of White Oak Advisory as its financial advisor in the context of debt restructuring. Some facts about White Oak Advisory: The firm is based out of London and lists as its principals: Sebastian Espinosa (Managing Director) and David Nagoski (Executive Director). White Oak bills itself as “the world’s…Read More MIA WATCH: Some Facts About White Oak Advisory, Recently Appointed Financial Advisor to the Barbados Government
The IMF just released their projections for Latin America and the Caribbean earlier today. Here’s what you need to know as it relates to the Caribbean (the full report is available here):Read More IMF Economic Projections for the Caribbean
Gender diversity in the boards of directors of companies is an important topic across the globe. Research indicates that women are still underrepresented. It appears that the Caribbean is no different. Based on a sample of eight Caribbean companies, the majority of boards consist of males. Research Background The catalyst for my research was a…Read More Gender Diversity in the Boards of Directors of Caribbean Companies