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ECCB Encourages Safe Use of Mobile Devices Online
Monday
February
22
2021
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ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is advising people to be cautious when using their mobile devices online as hackers target these devices also.


Information Security Analyst, Genelle Lake, says there is a misconception that hacking and…

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New Season of ECCB Digital Dialogues to Advance Discussion on How Digitalisation Has Transformed Economies and Societies
Thursday
February
18
2021
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ECCB

 “Pandemic and Digital Transformation” will be the focus of the next session of ECCB Digital Dialogues which resumes on 25 February.


The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine will moderate the session which…

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First Digital EC Currency (DCash) Transaction Completed Successfully
Thursday
February
18
2021
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ECCB

The first-ever DCash consumer-to-merchant transaction was successfully completed on Friday, 12 February at Geo F. Huggins’ Foodland in Grenada.


Commenting on this achievement, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J.…

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Communiqué - 98th Meeting of the ECCB Monetary Council
Friday
February
12
2021
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ECCB

The Ninety-Eighth Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held on 12 February 2021, via videoconference, under the Chairmanship of Dr the Honourable Timothy Harris, Prime Minister and Minister for Finance,…

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ECCB Governor Recommits to Serving the Governments and People of the ECCU
Thursday
February
11
2021
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ECCB

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Timothy N. J. Antoine, marked the start of his second term with a virtual Thanksgiving and Dedication Service on 1 February, with staff and well-wishers.


The ECCB Monetary Council approved…

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ECCB to Release EC Polymer Five-Dollar Note by End of March 2021
Monday
February
8
2021
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is projecting that the polymer five-dollar note will be released by the end of March.


The ECCB launched its family of EC polymer notes in May 2019 with the new $50. The $100, $20 and $10 have since been…

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ECCB Launches 2021 Creative Youth Competition
Friday
February
5
2021
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ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is offering  high school and college students from its eight member countries, the opportunity to express their creativity through art with the opening of its 2021 Creative Youth Competition (CYC).


The CYC,…

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ECCB Moves Towards Adopting Portions of the Basel II/III Framework
Tuesday
February
2
2021
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is moving from Basel I towards the adoption of relevant portions of Basel II and III: global standards for setting and determining capital adequacy and strengthening the regulation, supervision and practices…

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ECCB Governor Reappointed
Wednesday
January
27
2021
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ECCB

The Monetary Council has approved the reappointment of Timothy N. J. Antoine as Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank. 


The new five-year term commences on Monday, 1 February.


In conveying the Monetary Council’s decision, Chairman of the…

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ECCB Bright Sparks Programme Comes in for High Praise from Interns
Friday
January
22
2021
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ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Bright Sparks Programme has come in for high commendation from three of its most recent participants.


Jenielle Brathwaite from Grenada, Olivia Langhorne from Saint Lucia and Christina Cho from Saint…

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ECCB Encourages Healthy Practices for New Year
Friday
January
15
2021
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ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is advising citizens and residents of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union to adopt healthy practices by paying close attention to their physical and mental health and maintaining good money management…

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ECCB and Regional Security System Asset Recovery Unit Host Second Creative Youth Art Competition
Monday
January
4
2021
by
ECCB

4 January 2021, Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis - The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the Regional Security System Asset Recovery Unit (RSS ARU) host the 2021 Creative Youth Competition with a focus on art.


The ECCB/RSS-ARU Creative Youth…

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Governor Antoine's 2020 Christmas Message
Wednesday
December
23
2020
by
ECCB

View Governnor Antoine's Christmas Message


We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed” (2 Corinthians 4:8-9, NIV)


Fellow citizens and residents of…

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Three Banks Shine at Second Annual ECCU Bank of the Year Awards
Monday
December
21
2020
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ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recognised three commercial banks operating within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) for demonstrating outstanding banking service and social responsibility.


The second Annual ECCU Bank of the…

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