Caribbean Markets Index Value   Change +-% USD EURO GBP CAD
Bahamas BISX All Share Index1,827.47-0.02 0.00% 1.00 1.26 1.53 1.53
Barbados BSE 1000 Index656.560.00 0.00 1.98 2.13 2.82 1.37
Jamaica JSE Market Index156,273.84-4,573.60 -2.84% 120.31 112.32 172.13 80.51
Trinidad TTSE Composite1,164.821.15 0.10% 6.40 6.90 8.96 4.45

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Jamaica News Archive

Jan 31, 2013 8:29 AM ET

Caribbean markets inched up after two days of weakness. Jamaican dollar held steady but nervous traders expect additional decline. Indexes in Trinidad gained 0.1% and in The Bahamas added 0.5%. >>

Jan 29, 2013 9:03 AM ET

Market indexes in Jamaica decreased 0.6% and in Trinidad gained 0.2% and flat in The Bahamas. Jamaican dollar eased for the ninth week in a row on the worries that government may be higher than estimated. >>

Jan 26, 2013 8:10 AM ET

Caribbean markets traded sideways and the benchmark index in Jamaica declined 0.4% and was steady for the week. Trinidad index inched up a fraction and for the week rose 0.4%. Financials led the most actively traded stocks in the region. >>

Jan 23, 2013 8:45 AM ET

Trading volume in Jamaica hovered near the low of the year and the index gained 0.2%. Market indexes in Trinidad edged up to the recent high and the index in Bahamas was flat. >>

Jan 22, 2013 10:09 AM ET

Market indexes in Jamaica and Trinidad gained a fraction but in The Bahamas declined. Trading volume in Jamaica slipped to the low of the year so far. In Kingston, LIME and Desnoes and Geddes Ltd led the most active list. >>

Jan 19, 2013 11:58 AM ET

Caribbean markets eased in the week and the benchmark index in Jamaica declined 0.8% and in Trinidad fell 0.1%. World markets traded higher for the second week in a row. Markets in Europe and North America and Japan are ahead between 2% and 5% for the year so far. >>

Jan 15, 2013 11:55 AM ET

Caribbean markets declined and trading volume in Jamaica jumped to the high for the year. Market indexes in Trinidad declined a fraction and in Jamaica dropped 0.8% as the dollar remained under pressure. >>

Jan 12, 2013 1:04 PM ET

Caribbean markets traded lower and the benchmark index in Jamaica decreased 0.2% and in Trinidad gained a fraction. Jamaican dollar faced another week of selling pressure as the government struggles to cut borrowing and trade deficit continues to grow. >>

Jan 09, 2013 8:21 AM ET

Caribbean markets declined in heavy trading volume in Jamaica. The benchmark index in Jamaica fell 1% and in Trinidad declined 0.1%. The Bahamas index gained a fraction. >>

Jan 08, 2013 9:36 AM ET

Market indexes in Jamaica and Bahamas eased but edged up in Trinidad. Jamaican dollar hit another low and traded at 95 to one U.S. dollar as the island nation struggles with foreign exchange reserves. >>