By Sharon Austin
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (BGIS) -- New investment opportunities will be promoted by Barbados over the next few days when Minister of Finance Christopher Sinckler leads a delegation on a four-day road show to London and the United States.
Minister of Finance Christopher Sinckler
The group was due to leave the island on Monday for London, and then they will travel on to New York, Boston and Los Angeles.
Sinckler and the team will meet with bankers and potential investors with a view to updating them on the island's recent economic performance. In addition, they will have one-on-one meetings with large institutional investors who usually purchase emerging markets sovereign debt or who may have previously purchased Barbados' international bonds.
Underscoring the importance of the road show at this time, the finance minister stated: “It is anticipated that this activity will assist in preserving Barbados' credit worthiness, while maintaining the confidence of prospective investors that this country is an economically stable and secure place to invest.”