Money Matters: Firstline Securities Blog

5 Probing Questions about the Inter-Island Transportation Fiasco!

10 April 2018

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A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Winston Gordon

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Wanna get Wiser about Your Finances? Read on!

28 March 2018

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Common Pitfalls in Building Wealth

19 March 2018

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A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Alicia Hernandez

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So…What Exactly is an Index?

14 March 2018

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A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Jody Hernandez

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7 HACKING METHODS TO BE AWARE OF!

20 February 2018

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OUR REVIEW CONTINUES…..SO, TIME FOR A NEW CAR?

2 February 2018

In this two-part blog series we continue to look at the Finance Act No 15 of 2017 which is designed to implement the 2018 National Budget of Trinidad and Tobago. We examine what has been implemented and what has been deferred or simply left out without explanation. Those with businesses should be careful to ensure that they correctly calculate their quarterly returns, while those thinking about buying a new or foreign used car should consider changes made to the taxation of vehicles for private and commercial purposes.

On track, off track, or off the planet – let us know what you think of the course charted.

A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Mike

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OUR REVIEW OF THE FINANCE ACT NO. 15 OF 2017

1 February 2018

A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Mike

In a series of two blog entries we look at the Finance Act No 15 of 2017 designed to implement the 2018 National Budget of Trinidad and Tobago. We examine what has been implemented and what has been deferred or simply left out without explanation. Those with businesses should be careful to ensure that they correctly calculate their quarterly returns, while those thinking about buying a new or foreign used car should consider changes made to the taxation of vehicles for private and commercial purposes.

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NCB Financial Group to Acquire Guardian Holdings Limited

11 January 2018

A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Vishal Jadoo

The take-over of Guardian Holding Limited by the NCB Financial Group (NCBFG) will create a new regional power player in the financial services industry to join the likes of Republic Bank, RBC Royal Bank and Sagicor Financial Corporation.

As per revelations in GHL’s Directors’ circular on December 29th 2018, NCBFG should acquire a minimum of 21.89 % of GHL’s outstanding shares. Directors Arthur Lok Jack, Imitiaz Ahamad, Nicholas Lok Jack and Peter H Ganteaume have indicated their acceptance of or intent to accept the take-over offer. This will take the Offeror’s total holding of GHL shares to 51.89% within the range of 50.01%- 62.00% deemed acceptable to the Offeror.

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Stepping on that Ladder

28 December 2017

A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Jody Hernandez

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Ever thought about why some people are wealthy…and others are not?

15 December 2017

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A Firstline Securities Limited Blog by: Cole Patrick

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