Thursday, April 18, 2024

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Barbados’ foreign exchange crunch is being felt by the investing community.

Credit rating downgrades, including the one Standard & Poor’s issued last month, are also a significant concern for investors, says Fortress Fund Managers investment director Roger Cave.

The protracted economic downturn here had, however, not stopped Fortress from achieving good returns for investors, largely because of the firm’s diversified global portfolio, he added.

Cave gave this update yesterday, as he, portfolio manager Christopher Callender, chief investment officer Peter Arender and marketing manager Kim Howard met with the media during their first Lunch and Learn session at Carlisle House, Hincks Street, Bridgetown. (SC)

Please read the full story in today’s Daily Nation, or in the eNATION edition.


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