QWI nominated for best value creation strategy

QWI Investments, a Jamaica based investment company specializing in stock market investments in jamaica, the USA and Trinidad has been shortlisted and nominated as the Best Value Creation Investment Strategy – Caribbean 2021, by Capital Finance International after just over two years of operating.
The confirmed nomination and shortlisting was driven by voting from our readers, subscribers and staff working for global organisations, Jane Cartwright, CFI Awards Liaison Officer, informed QWI recently.
QWI Investments went to the Jamaica capital market in late 2019 and raised  $900 million after the issue was oversubscribed by three times the $600 million dollars, the initial target of the IPO that attracted more than 4,800 new shareholders to the company’s list of owners.
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