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Update on Resolution of Intervened Banks in Anguilla
Wednesday
March
9
2016

The ECCB expresses thanks to the people of Anguilla for their patience and cooperation as the Bank continues to work, with various partners, in taking the steps necessary to ensure that their deposits at the National Bank of Anguilla Ltd (NBA) and…

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ECCB Governor Discusses Critical Issues With Newly Appointed US Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean
Monday
March
7
2016

Newly appointed U.S. Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Her Excellency Linda S Taglialatela, has given the commitment to partner with and assist the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) with addressing the critical issues, which…

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Public Responds Positively to ECCB
Friday
February
26
2016

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) expresses thanks to the people of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) for their positive response to the withdrawal of the one cent and two cents coins which commenced on 1 July 2015.

Deputy…

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ECCB Governor Receives National Award From Government of Grenada
Tuesday
February
9
2016

The Government of Grenada has conferred The Order of Grenada Gold Award for Excellence on the Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, Timothy N. J. Antoine, in recognition of his public service.

The award was presented at Grenada

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ECCB Governor Highlights Issue of Correspondent Banking Relations With US Government Official
Friday
February
5
2016

In his first external engagement, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, met with Laura A. Griesmer, Deputy Chief of Mission Embassy of the United States of America to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean and the…

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New ECCB Governor Shares Key Messages With Management and Staff
Wednesday
February
3
2016

The newly appointed Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB),
Timothy N. J. Antoine, shared some key messages for the Bank with the Management and Staff when he met with them at a general staff meeting on his first day in office, 1…

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ECCB Hosts Youth LEAD Conference for ECCU Secondary School Students
Friday
January
22
2016

Over 300 students representing 40 schools from across the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) are now more self-aware of their potential to be leaders having attended the first-ever ECCU Youth LEAD Conference for secondary schools on 19 January.…

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ECCB Hosts 26th Annual Conference with Commercial Banks
Tuesday
November
3
2015

Senior officials from commercial banks and non-bank financial institutions which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and the wider Caribbean will examine the link between soundness in the banking sector and economic growth…

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ECCB Recognises Social Contribution of ECCU Commercial Banks
Friday
October
30
2015

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will recognise commercial banks which operate within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) for implementing, participating in and promoting programmes designed to improve the quality of life of the…

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World Bank Economist Delivers ECCB
Wednesday
October
28
2015

Mr Augusto de la Torre, Chief Economist for Latin American and the Caribbean at The World Bank will present the 20th Sir Arthur Lewis Memorial Lecture at the Sir Cecil Jacobs Auditorium, ECCB Headquarters on, 4 November.

The Eastern Caribbean…

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St Kitts and Nevis Captures First Place Positions in Both Categories of 2015 OECS Essay Competition
Monday
October
26
2015

Rol-J Williams of Gingerland Secondary School and Brianna Brantley of the Charlestown Secondary School in the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis are the first place winners in the respective categories of the 2014/2015 OECS Essay Competition, hosted…

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ECCB Issues Painted Commemorative Circulation $1 Coin
Monday
September
28
2015

In observance of the 50th Anniversary of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Authority (ECCA) banknotes and the 32nd Anniversary of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), the ECCB will issue a limited quantity of painted commemorative circulation…

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ECCB Announces Winners of First-Ever OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon
Tuesday
September
1
2015

Team Montserrat demonstrated its understanding and application of Information Technology solutions for businesses when its web and mobile prototype, DigiCrops, captured the first place and cash prize of $3,500 in the first ever OECS Business…

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OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon To Produce IT Applications to Address Business Problems
Wednesday
July
15
2015

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is collaborating with Quintessence Consulting, e-Caribbean and other partners to spearhead an OECS Business Solutions Think Tank and Hackathon over the period 14

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ECCB and International Finance Corporation Advance Efforts to Establish ECCU Credit Bureau
Friday
June
12
2015

The establishment of a Credit Bureau in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) moves closer to reality as the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) collaborate to finalise the draft Harmonised…

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