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August 14, 2013
Bahamas urged to 'differentiate' to gain captives business

The Bahamas must "get on its soap box" and promote itself as "open for business" if it is to begin catching up with regional leaders Bermuda and the Cayman Islands in the captive insurance sector.

Director of Chandler Gilbert Insurance Associates Ltd. Guilden Gilbert said he sees a niche for The Bahamas if it "differentiates" itself from other offshore captives markets, promoting this nation as...

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May 13, 2015
Industry practitioners selected for 2015 ACI designation scholarships

The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) and the Insurance Commission of The Bahamas (ICB) has announced that the Selection Committee has decided on the recipients for the two scholarships they provide for the Associates in Captive Insurance (ACI) designation, offered by the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE).

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Industry Practitioners Selected for 2015 ACI Designation Scholarships
May 13, 2015
Industry Practitioners Selected for 2015 ACI Designation Scholarships

The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) and the Insurance Commission of The Bahamas (ICB) announced today that the Selection Committee has decided on the recipients for the two scholarships they provide for the Associates in Captive Insurance (ACI) designation, offered by the International Center for Captive Insurance Education (ICCIE)...

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March 11, 2015
2015 International Conference of the Captive Insurance Companies Association

Representatives from the Bahamas Financial Services Board and the Insurance Commission of The Bahamas were at the 2015 International Conference of the Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA)...

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Leveraging the Strategic Advantages of Captives to Address Today's Top Business Issues
February 20, 2015
Leveraging the Strategic Advantages of Captives to Address Today's Top Business Issues

The 2015 Captive Insurance Companies Association (CICA) International Conference is being hosted under the theme “Captives: The Strategic Advantage”. The annual event, scheduled for March 8-10 at the Loews Royal Pacific in Orlando, Florida, boasts an agenda packed with educational sessions tailored to help businesses leverage the strategic advantages of captives to address key business trends...

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November 03, 2014
Captives 201 and competitive insurance market for HNWIs

As part of its ongoing educational outreach on the captive insurance sector, the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) is hosting a half-day insurance industry briefing that includes a "Captives 201" component. The briefing will be held on November 17 in the Windsor Room of the British Colonial Hilton Hotel, starting at 9:00 a.m. Peter J. Strauss, J.D., managing member of The Strauss Law firm, w...

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Festival Commission Outlines Bahamas Carnival Plan
May 26, 2014
Festival Commission Outlines Bahamas Carnival Plan

The Bahamas Carnival Plan. Bahamas Carnival is a collection of celebrations, balls, concerts, cultural shows and street parades that pull from all aspects of Bahamian culture and heritage staged during the months of April and May...

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April 17, 2014
BFSB, Insurance Commission promote Bahamas' captive advantages

Financial services industry representatives will hit the road later this month, heading to Denver, Colorado, to promote The Bahamas as a place to conduct captive insurance business.
Officials from the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) and the Insurance Commission of The Bahamas (ICB) will attend the annual Risk & Insurance Management Society [RIMS] Conference, which takes place in Denver, Co...

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February 13, 2014
KPMG and BFSB partner on 'captives handbook'

KPMG has partnered with the Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) to produce a comprehensive overview of the captives industry in this jurisdiction, in the form of a handbook entitled "Captive Insurance in The Bahamas".Tracy Knowles, senior partner at KPMG, said: "With a wealth management pedigree unmatched in the region, The Bahamas is strategically nurturing captive insurance as an important a...

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January 03, 2014
U.S. company wants to set up Bahamas 'captive' business

A U.S.-based company is looking to open up a captive insurance business in The Bahamas in short order, Guardian Business can confirm.
In an interview with Guardian Business yesterday, Minister of Financial Services Ryan Pinder revealed that he plans to meet with a representative from this firm on the weekend. The American company reportedly represents thousands of construction companies.
"He says ...

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