News and Events

Presentation by Antoinette McKain, CEO, JDIC at the Global Association of Risk Professionals Jamaica Chapter Meeting held October 7, 2016.

The presentation outlined:

  • Definition of Financial System Crisis
  • Causes of Financial System Crises
  • The Wall Street Stock Market Crash 1929
  • The dot com bubble 2001
  • The Mexican Financial Crisis 1994-1995

Please see the attached advertisement on the Online/Android Financial Education Awards Ceremony which appeared in the Jamaica Observer.

The objectives of the online android financial education competition were achieved and the students are:

  • More knowledgeable about the financial system and how it works;
  • Have a better understanding of the regulations and protections within the financial system; and

The JDIC thanks all the participants in our recently concluded Online Android Financial Education Competition/Game and congratulates all the winners! Your hard work and dedication surely paid off! The JDIC will contact all the winners at their respective schools regarding collection of prizes. The winning students from each county and the top school in each county are detailed below: