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JMMB Goes Green at its Portmore Location
The JMMB Group continues to expand its Go Green strategic initiative, by rolling out its second solar panel system, this time, at its Portmore location, to the tune of approximately J$4.6 million.
This new system is expected to allow the company to reduce its energy dependency by approximately 35%, at that location, after net billing, totalling over J$1.1 million in annual savings. The Portmore location houses one of the Group’s integrated branch operations and client care centre. The new 23.1 kilowatt-solar panel system, which was recently installed, consists of 70 panels and is expected to generate clean renewable energy.
Allman Town Primary School Transforms, With JMMB Joan Duncan Foundation ‘Conversations’
Acting principal of the Allman Town Primary School, Latoya Nesbitt, is among one of the latest educators to heap praise on the JMMB Joan Duncan Foundation-led transformational initiative, entitled Conversations for Greatness (CFG) – a national project of the Foundation. The initiative, which closed out the final leg of the nine-month long sustainability segment in early November, was credited for helping to improve the working relationship among the school’s staff and enhancing the students’ behaviour.
JMMB Group Promotes Employees Business’ Through Entrepreneurship Expo
The JMMB Group recently (November 29) hosted a promotional expo, where the company gave (approximately) 30 of its employees the opportunity to, free of charge, showcase their personal entrepreneurial ventures, ranging from retail – clothing, jewelry, art, and accessories, to pastry-making and other professional services, to attendees. The expo dubbed, ‘Healthy Lifestyle: Reap What You Sow,’ took place at the JMMB’s New Kingston-based head office.
Eppley Limited Raises J$500M in Preference Share Offer
During its most recent offer of new fixed-rate, cumulative redeemable preference shares, Eppley Limited raised J$500 million from 83.3 million preference shares, having exercised its right to upsize its initial offer, as outlined in its prospectus. JMMB Securities Limited acted as lead broker for this transaction.