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ECCB Records Second Consecutive Year of Profit
Friday
June
29
2018
by
ECCB

Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis, 29 June 2018 - The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recorded a net profit $10.8 million for the 2017-2018 financial year, up by $4.4 million from the previous year.


Governor,  Timothy N. J. Antoine attributes…

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ECCB Advisory on FinTech Operations in the ECCU
Monday
June
4
2018
by
ECCB

ECCB Supports Financial Innovation But Advises Citizens to be Cautious When Getting Involved with These Initiatives


The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is aware of the emergence of several initiatives which compete directly with traditional…

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Regional Debt Coordinating Committee Takes Steps to Improve Transparency on Regional Government Securities Market (RGSM)
Friday
April
27
2018
by
ECCB

The Regional Debt Coordinating Committee (RDCC) has advanced its efforts to increase transparency and improve relationship among the stakeholders of the Regional Government Securities Market (RGSM).


 


The RDCC, which comprises the financial…

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ECCU Governments Raise $1.2 Billion on Regional Government Securities Market
Friday
April
20
2018
by
ECCB

Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis - The five governments in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), which issue Treasury bills and bonds on the Regional Government Securities Market (RGSM), raised $1.2 billion from a record 59 auctions in 2017.


 Th…

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Bank Property for Sale
Monday
April
16
2018
by
ECCB

Residential building, former home of former Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Governors. The building consisting of two storeys, has a partial basement and was constructed on over one acre of land.  The property is located on Wigley Avenue in…

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Request for Proposal (RFP) to Establish and Operate a Credit Bureau for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU)
Tuesday
April
3
2018
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank calls for proposals to establish and operate a credit bureau for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU).


The RFP is the initial stage of soliciting interested firms or existing credit bureaus to apply for a…

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Governor Antoine Gives ECCB’s Commitment to Work with ECCU Social Security Systems
Wednesday
March
14
2018
by
ECCB

Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis – Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Timothy N. J. Antoine has given the assurance that the Bank is committed to working with the various Social Security Systems across the Eastern Caribbean Currency…

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ECCB to Embark on Blockchain Pilot Initiative With Bitt Inc.
Tuesday
March
13
2018
by
ECCB

Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis - The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the Barbados-based fintech company, Bitt Inc. have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to conduct a FinTech pilot on blockchain technology in the ECCB member…

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Maximum Holding Period for Clearance of Cheques
Wednesday
March
7
2018
by
ECCB

Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis - The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) advises that the maximum holding period for the clearance of cheques drawn on and deposited at any commercial bank within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) should…

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Communique of the 90th Meeting of the ECCB Monetary Council
Saturday
February
17
2018
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ECCB

The Ninetieth Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held at the ECCB Headquarters, Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis, on 16 February 2018, under the chairmanship of the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit. 


 


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ECCB Publishes ECCU Commercial Banks’ Fees and Charges on Website
Friday
February
2
2018
by
ECCB

Customers of commercial banks operating in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) can now access the schedule of selected fees and charges by the respective banks from the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank’s (ECCB) website.


 


The ECCB Monetary…

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ECCB Announces New Council Member
Monday
January
8
2018
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) announces its new Monetary Council Member, the Honourable Camillo Gonsalves, Minister for Finance, Economic Planning, Sustainable Development and Information Technology for St Vincent and the Grenadines.


 


Mi…

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ECCB Sponsors ECCU Electronic Conveyancing System Project Consultancy
Monday
January
8
2018
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has taken the initiative to sponsor the consultancy for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Electronic Conveyancing System Project.


 


This initiative is expected to ultimately facilitate the…

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