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April 20th, 2018
This Week We Feature Young Professional Kyla K. Forbes

By Renee C. Williams

Our young professional for this week is Kyla K. Forbes, who has a passion for Communication while being an advocate for social change and women empowerment within her community.

April 8th, 2016
FSC has commenced investigation on Panama Papers allegations! - Premier Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith today April 8, 2016 announced that the Financial Services Commission (FSC) has commenced an investigation into the Panama Papers leak and the allegations being levelled against the Virgin Islands with regard to "dirty money" and tax evasion.

March 7th, 2016
USA brands VI as one of many money laundering countries in the Caribbean!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The British Overseas Territory of the Virgin Islands is yet again under scrutiny from the power house to the North- the United States of America (USA).

January 18th, 2016
FSC warns of corporate entity claiming to be registered in VI

PASEA ESTATE, Tortola, VI – In a time when the territory is extra mindful of its main economic engine, the financial services sector, the Financial Services Commission (FSC) issued a warning about an entity calling itself St World Trade Inc., also operating under the name TradingBanks, purporting to offer a range of investment products out of the Virgin Islands.

December 9th, 2015
‘All must be responsive to save financial services industry’ - Dr Robert A. Mathavious

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the BVI Financial Services Commission (FSC) Dr Robert A. Mathavious, speaking at a 'Meet the Regulator' forum on November 19, 2015, said if the territory is to continue to be a relevant player in the international financial services industry, all parties must be alert to the risks and be responsive.

June 15th, 2015
EXCLUSIVE: Dr Robert A. Mathavious dismisses retirement talk

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the BVI Financial Services Commission Dr Robert A. Mathavious has dismissed talk of his retiring this year.

November 25th, 2014
Premier breaks silence on bank breaches!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith in breaking Government’s silence on the recent spate of security breaches at Scotiabank BVI and others said that there are plans to introduce legislation to protect account holders from crimes of this very nature.

March 15th, 2013
This Week We Feature Young Professional K’Nal O. Thomas

By Cathy Richards

This young man is one you can safely say has his eyes on success to the extent that he is prepared to invest most of his youth working towards achieving this ultimate goal in life.

January 30th, 2013
Extremely challenging year ahead for local off-shore industry- Mr. Mathavious

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Managing Director of the BVI Financial Services Mr Robert Mathavious has predicted a very challenging year for the Virgin Islands financial off-shore industry, one of the main pillars of the Territory.

January 21st, 2013
UPDATE: FSC confirms appointment of Dawn J. Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Nearly a week after Virgin Islands News Online first and accurately reported that Attorney Dawn J. Smith had left the private sector and taken up a job with the Financial Services Commission (FSC), the FSC today January 21, 2013 confirmed the appointment of Ms Smith as the new General Counsel/Director, Legal and Enforcement with effect from January 2, 2013.





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