Scotia Group Jamaica (SGJ)- Trading of Shares

Scotiabank Group Jamaica Limited (SGJ) has advised of the following trading activities by Senior Managers:

     a)  Sharon Colquhoun, Director of Information Systems Centre, sold 15,000 SGJ

          shares on May 30, 2008

     b)  Keri-Gaye Brown, SVP/General Counsel & Company Secretary, purchased

         10,775 SGJ shares on May 29, 2008

     c)  Monique French, SVP of Credit Risk Management, purchased 225,000 SGJ

         shares on May 29, 2008.