Bank stock rises
The RG/BSX Index closed at 2,717.42, some 42.75 (1.60 per cent) points higher for Budget Day, as two rose on trading.
BF&M Ltd. had 3,500 shares change hands, closing at $18.15, up $4.36 (31.6 per cent), marking a rebound from when the insurer’s stock plunged 40 per cent on low volume on January 27.
Watlington Waterworks Ltd. rose $2.50 (8.2 per cent) to close at $33 on a volume of 1,000.
The Index was up 29.61 (1.08 per cent) for the week as trading included four issues.
The Bank of Butterfield rose $1.29 (3.43 per cent) to close at $38.87 on the New York Stock Exchange.