July 29, 2004

Sagicor Life Jamaica Limited (SLJ)- Acquisition

On July 29, 2004, LOJ and First Life have signed and exchanged definitive agreements with respect to the proposed transfer of First Life’s insurance business to LoJ. Consummation of the

GoodYear Jamaica Ltd. (GYR)- Dividend

It was resolved that an interim dividend of Fifty Cents ($0.50) per share be paid on August 31, 2004 to shareholders on record at the close of business on August

RBTT Financial Holdings Ltd. (RBTT) – Acquisition

Mr. Peter J. July, Group Chairman – RBTT Financial Holdings Ltd. announced the acquisition of Caribbean Commercial Bank (CCB) in Barbados, effective June 24, 2004. This latest addition follows the

Pan Caribbean Financial Services – Acquisition

The Chairman of PCFS, Mr. Richard O. Byles, and the Chairman of Lets Investment Ltd , Ms. Dorothy Marzouca announced that the companies have finalized an agreement whereby PCFS will