Tobago’s interest is being represented by Secretary of Finance and Enterprise Development, Assemblyman Joel Jack at the US multi-city road show led by Finance Minister, Colm Imbert, in order to raise funds to finance government spending for fiscal 2016.
Mr Jack is accompanying the team that will lead the Los Angeles and New York legs of the mission.
In order to expedite the process, another expert team will be targeting investors in Boston and London.
In an initiative supported by the Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago , the Government’s bond managers and arrangers First Citizen’s Bank and Deutsche Bank, presentations will be made to premier international banks and investors during the period July 25th to 29th.
The road show is targeted to raise US$1 billion through the sale of ten to 12-year international bonds in order to finance the fiscal budget 2016.