Investments are a major part of sustaining and growing our economy.
Investments are a major part of sustaining and growing our economy. The Social Security Board is a major player in the economic life of Belize through its investments. Fund balances in excess of benefit payments and administrative expenses are invested in the main sectors of our nation’s economic activity. These investments have impacted our major industries to the benefit of all Belizeans and the Belizean economy.
The overall goal of the Investment Services is to establish and maintain high quality grade investment and mortgage loan portfolios in the Belizean environment realizing the greatest possible returns, subject to acceptable risk, so as to enable payment of all current and future benefit commitments and all operational expenses. The department is intended to sustain economically targeted investments or socially desirable projects in the area of agriculture, education, financial, housing, real estate, tourism, and utilities.
The main objectives of the Investment Services are:
Approved investment loans are classified as follows, according to the maturity of the investments:
Investment Services is continuously looking for new investment opportunities and will continue to invest in infrastructure needed to sustain superior performance into the future.
Members of the Investment Committee
Mr. Ernesto Vasquez
Ms. Fayne Nicasio
Mr. Norman Dueck
Mr. Emil Mena