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October 2nd, 2013

UTC suffers power outage

On October 2nd 2013, the Unit Trust Corporation undertook an emergency evacuation that was triggered by the fire alarm at the Port of Spain Head Office.

Smoke was seen emanating from the northern side of the basement following a power outage and subsequent power surge.

In keeping with our safety procedures, the emergency services were alerted and following rigorous inspection of the building by the Trinidad and Tobago Fire Service and T&TEC, the officers advised it was safe to enter the building.

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For further information please contact:
Rory Rostant
Communications Manager

Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds

August 15th 2013: The Unit Trust Corporation in pursuit of its commitment to education and youth development recently partnered with The Cotton Tree Foundation at its annual vacation camp, themed “Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds.”

Donation: (L-R) Gayle Daniel Worrell, Vice President, Marketing, Communications and Distribution Channels (right) presents Anneliese Percy, General Manager, Cotton Tree Foundation receive donation cheque from

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August 5th 2013: The Unit Trust Corporation, in its continued commitment towards community development and cultural enrichment, has once again partnered with the Tobago Heritage Festival by supporting the Canaan/Bon Accord Village Council in its production “It takes a Village to raise a child.” The UTC made a tangible contribution of $35,000.

UTC’s Executive Director, Ian Chinapoo, in his address, endorsed this year’s theme “Community Treasures: Reflections, ” stressing  that “honouring our history forces us to refocus our attention on the importance of community togetherness and the inherent belief that communities help foster the growth of its human treasures – its people.”

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March 28th, 2013

Planning for retirement

Retirement planning can be more intimidating than any other personal finance topic. And with good reason: picture yourself at the end of your working years with family in tow and you are able to keep the lifestyle you had enjoyed during that period. You are well equipped financially to handle all your expenses, treat yourself to some fine dining  and take Mrs. Retiree on that long transatlantic cruise you promised when you were  still working.

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 Chairman2nd January 2013:  The Trinidad and Tobago Unit Trust Corporation (TTUTC) is pleased to welcome Wendell Mottley as its new Chairman. Mr. Mottley will take over as Chairman on 1st January 2013 when the term of the current Chairman, Ms. Amoy Chang Fong, comes to an end.

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Executive Director, Unit Trust Corporation, welcomes unitholders (L-R) Michael Attong, Joy Attong and Kenroy Lewis.

As part of its thirty year anniversary celebrations,  the Unit Trust Corporation recently celebrated thirty longstanding customers who remained loyal to the Corporation and who kept the faith over those thirty years.

For their unswerving allegiance, these 30 stalwart unitholders were treated to an exclusive breakfast with Executive Director, Ms. Eutrice Carrington, where they were given recognition and paid tribute in an intimate gathering at the Corporation’s headquarters on Independence Square, Port of Spain.

Ms. Carrington, in her welcome address, expressed how truly humbled and privileged she was to share and celebrate their loyalty in this moment of the Corporation’s history.

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