The Jamaica Stock Exchange was incorporated as a private limited company in August 1968. Its principal objectives are to promote the orderly development of the stock market and the Stock Exchange in Jamaica.
CPD Courses and Workshops Available
Jamaica Stock Exchange Online Securities CourseCPD
Online Course | Jamaica Stock ExchangeJamaica Stock Exchange
This course is designed to enhance financial knowledge. It is intended to provide participants with the necessary level of exposure to the relevant products and services that the Securities Market has to offer so as to develop the knowledge skills and competencies needed to make informed decisions on a personal level and within any organisation where applicable
A Directors Strategic Guide to Corporate Governance & LeadershipCPD
Training Course | Jamaica Stock ExchangeJamaica Stock Exchange
This course is designed to provide participants with comprehensive understanding to the key aspects of corporate governance necessary for the effective and transparent operations of a business enterprise. It outlines the basic tenets involved in a board’s composition (selection of directors); roles and responsibilities; accountability; risk management and other aspects that should result in better decision making and enhanced shareholder value.
Introduction to Alternative InvestmentCPD
Workshop | Jamaica Stock ExchangeJamaica Stock Exchange
This course aims to provide a basic introduction to the asset class of alternative investments (AI) which is becoming increasingly popular among global investment managers. The primary emphasis will be on identifying the basic features of various alternative investment vehicles; namely hedge funds; commodities; real estate and private equity. The course also aims to highlight the complementary effects of alternative investments to portfolios containing traditional investment assets such as bonds and equities; by focusing on the diversification properties of AI.