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On Sunday 8th March 2009 staff members of the UTC’s Chaguanas Customer Service Centre joined with the staff and PTA of Presentation College, Chaguanas in their Annual 5K , Walkathon and Fund Raiser. This event was hosted to raise funds for the replacement/refurbishment of furniture (desks and chairs) for the students. The students chose the theme “Bringing Back a Green Nation” to help promote a cleaner and healthier environment in Trinidad and Tobago. Read More

On Thursday 19th February, members of the public were treated to a Soca and Pan Blast on the Central Bank Plaza courtesy of the Unit Trust Corporation. Top performances were delivered by Faye Ann and her husband Bunji backed by the band Asylum, with guest appearances by Edwin Yearwood and pannist Dane Gulston. Read More

Over half a million customers choose the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation to make their dreams come true. On Wednesday January 28, 2009, the UTC opened an account for its 500,000th customer.

“This is an incredible statement about the confidence customers continue to have in the UTC,” said UTC Executive Director, Marlon Holder. “It’s a bit like a fairy tale. The UTC has weathered several financial environmental events in the past and our growth over the years is testament to our ability to manage our customer’s investments in varying economic conditions by staying focused on offering excellent customer service and financial solutions to meet the needs of our customers, we continue to prevail.” Read More

In just ten months the UTC has grown its assets under management by $2 Billion. This was shared by the UTC Executive Director, Marlon Holder in his brief address to customers and members of the media at the UTC’s Annual Appreciation Function on November 13.

“Our (UTC) results this year (2008) have exceeded all our expectations,” said the UTC’s Executive Director. The UTC began 2008 with $19 Billion in Assets under Management and six hundred and sixty nine thousand accounts (669,000). “In just ten months, our (UTC’s) Assets under Management total over $21 billion….and we have quickly passed the 700 thousand account milestone with 706 thousand accounts to date.” What does this mean to investors with the UTC? “This year we (UTC) will also pay one of our largest distributions ever to our unitholders .” he stated. Read More

The Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation Card Services Department and a few other UTC colleagues recently visited ‘The Hope Centre’, to share the light of their love with children at the Hope Centre (a home for socially displaced children).

This was the second visit to the Hope Centre by UTC volunteers this year as many vowed to return to the Centre following a fun day hosted by the UTC for the Children in August of this year. “The atmosphere was filled with great expectation and we did not plan to disappoint,” said Anson Joseph, UTC volunteer at the activity. The small Divali celebration featured a reading on ‘What is Divali’, a friendly coloring competition, games and even a birthday celebration for one of the children! Read More

For the third consecutive year Mungal Patasar brought additional joy to those gathered to celebrate Divali at the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation’s Annual Divali Celebration at the UTC Customer Service Centre in Chaguanas. Families from all walks of like enjoyed the free concert by Patasar and joined UTC’s staff lighting deyas. Read More

The beautiful beaches of Tobago are often the destination of choice for many of us on weekends and public holidays. This was the case for the team from the Unit Trust Corporation (UTC) Tobago Customer Service Centre on Republic Day, September 24, 2008. However, they did not go to just take in a day of relaxation. Instead, the UTC team hit the beach with Environment Tobago to help keep it clean for future visitors and collected 1,069 pounds of garbage in the process! Read More

Reading is an excellent investment of a child’s time. Many parents across Trinidad and Tobago face the challenge of getting their children to read more. On Saturday September 20, 2008 parents will have some assistance from A.R.R.O.W. (an acronym for Aural, Read, Respond, Oral, Write) as they host their 3rd Literacy Day Extravaganza at the Cascadia Hotel St. Ann’s, sponsored by the Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation. Read More

Soon families and patients facing pediatric cancer will have a more comfortable treatment facility – with computer access thanks to the UTC. The Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation has donated over twenty-six thousand dollars to the Just Because Foundation to assist in the transformation of Ward 2 of the Wendy Fitzwilliam Pediatric Hospital into a “family friendly” pediatric treatment facility Read More

Most children spend their August holidays hoping to enjoy outdoor family activities. On Saturday August 9, the 200 children of the St. Mary’s Children’s Home (SMCH) spent their weekend with the UTC family as the UTC hosted a “Fun Day” for the staff and students at the SMCH grounds. Read More