Remote trading makes business as usual at JSE

Jamaica Observer: “Remote trading makes business as usual at JSE”

Even while security forces continued operations in Western Kingston to execute a warrant to Tivoli strongman Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke and ‘unrest and security problems’ spread as far east as Rockfort in Kingston and into the old capital of Spanish Town, trading on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) trading continued throughout yesterday despite management advising its staff to stay home.

Jamaica Observer: “Consumer confidence rises in May”

NEW YORK, United States — Americans’ confidence in the economy rose in May for the third straight month, fueled by growing optimism about future job prospects.