Financial and Bank Projects - Banking Sector Restructuring and Reform - Americas

Projects completed by Great Village and its consultants.


St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Grenada – 4 PPPS for Submarine Cable, GWANS and Schools Internet (2016)

Team Leader and Financial Expert advising Ministries of Communications for 3 East Caribbean island nations on contract negotiation and implementation of PPPs to manage construction of fiber optic submarine cable, Government Wide Area Networks (GWANs) and internet network in schools. GVIC advisory team is providing legal, technical and financial advice on structuring and implementation of the contracts.


Bank Training and Equity Financing: Bank Training Programme and Financing Advisory Project, St. Lucia (Caribbean) (2006 & 2007—Bank of St. Lucia Ltd.)

Will Burnfield advised Bank of St. Lucia Ltd., the leading bank on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia (owned by East Caribbean Financial Holding Company Limited). He conducted a training programme for bank staff on building client relationships and the equity and debt financing process. He also advised the bank's management on the bank's proposed public equity financing, investment banking operations, and strategy of East Caribbean Financial Holding Company Limited.


Financial Consultant, Montserrat: Strategic plan for Bank of Montserrat (2006—Bank of Montserrat and Caribbean Development Bank).)

Michael Borish worked with a team to develop a five-year strategic plan for the Bank consistent with Basel II and development needs of the domestic economy as the region undergoes liberalization of trade in goods and services.


Financial Specialist, Canada: Review of Basel II and Implications of Mortgage Default Insurance on Capital Calculations (2006—Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation).)

Michael Borish reviewed new Basel Capital Accord and identified provisions where capital calculations could be influenced by mortgage default insurance, and evaluated approaches of several advanced economies in individual country treatment of their own risk weights and regulatory capital.





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