December 3, 2015
In giving his decision in the Supreme Court yesterday, following some three months of deliberation, Justice William Chandler approved the Government of Barbados’ proposal for the reconstruction of CLICO Life Insurance as submitted by the Ministry of Finance and endorsed by the Judicial Manager and BIPA. However, the final result is subject to the outcome of an application seeking leave for an appeal by the attorneys for the ECCU (Eastern Caribbean Currency Union).
BIPA looks forward to working with the implementation of the plan as soon as possible.
As with CLICO, a great deal of hard work has been going on ‘behind the scenes’ with BAICO, and we have been assured that progress is being made on the Agreement with Sagicor. It is hoped that a Final Report will be presented to the Court in February and we will share any further information as it becomes available to us