Sir K Dwight Venner presented a review of the performance of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) for the 2010/2011 Financial Year on Wednesday 29 June 2011 at 8 p.m. on radio and television stations throughout the eight ECCB member countries.
The presentation was designed to inform citizens of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) about policies, programmes and activities the Bank undertook and facilitated in the reporting year in fulfilling its mandate of maintaining the stability of the EC Dollar and the integrity of the ECCU financial system. The presentation focused on the significant economic and financial issues that affect the everyday lives of ECCU citizens.
In the weeks following the presentation, the ECCB hosted a series of radio and television programmes to discuss the major issues that emerged from the presentation. The discussions focused on the following topics:
The OECS Economic Union Treaty: Opportunities, challenges, benefits
Growing and diversifying assets: What you should know about investing on the Regional Government Securities Market (RGSM)
How does the ECCB assist member governments with their quest to maintain economic stability?
Staying on top: Managing and keeping your business afloat during tough economic times
Presentation of the 2010/2011 Annual Report in video, audio and text formats