News Releases
Draft Payment System Strategy for the ECCU
Tuesday
November
29
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) invites citizens and residents of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) to provide comments on the draft Payment System Strategy for the ECCU.


This Payment System Strategy for the ECCU, is a working…

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Communiqué of the 103rd Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank
Friday
November
25
2022
by
ECCB

The One Hundred and Third (103rd) Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held on 25 November 2022, via videoconference.


Monetary Stability


Council received the Governor’s Report on Monetary, Credit and…

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ADVISORY: ECCB Advises Public to be Mindful of Risks Associated with Cryptocurrencies
Friday
November
18
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is aware of the recent increase in the activities of Bitcoin Cash in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and advises the public that the ECCB does not regulate Bitcoin Cash.


 


The public is hereby…

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ADVISORY: ECCB Encourages Public to Exercise Due Diligence Before Investing in Crypto Assets
Friday
November
18
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is aware of the recent collapse of FTX (registered as FTX Digital Markets Ltd) headquartered in The Bahamas, which was reported to be a significant player in the crypto space.


 


The Securities Commission of…

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Cryptocurrencies: Risks and Benefits
Friday
November
18
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) encourages citizens and residents of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union to conduct proper research and due diligence checks before investing in cryptocurrencies.


 


Speaking on this week’s episode of ECCB…

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ECCB Extends Submission Deadline for 40th Anniversary Stamp Design Competition
Friday
November
11
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has extended the submission deadline for its 40th Anniversary Stamp Design Competition.  The deadline is now 25 November.


In October 2022, the ECCB announced the stamp design competition to commemorate its…

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ECCB Governor on Country Outreach Mission in Grenada
Wednesday
October
26
2022
by
ECCB

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Timothy N. J. Antoine is continuing his 2022 round of Country Outreach Missions, with engagements in Grenada from 24 - 27 October.


Governor Antoine and his delegation paid a courtesy call on…

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FIM Festival Partners in Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis Host Virtual Business Symposium
Friday
October
21
2022
by
ECCB

The Financial Information Month (FIM) partners of Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis will host the 2022 FIM Festival Virtual Business Symposium on 27 October.


The Business Symposium, which is one of the featured events on the FIM Festival…

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ECCB Partners with Tech Beach Retreat to Support ECCU Tech Start Ups
Friday
October
14
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank is excited to announce its partnership with Tech Beach Retreat to help foster increased entrepreneurship, innovation and investment in technology within the region via the provision of financial support for Eastern…

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ECSRC Shares Guidelines to Protect Citizens from Scammers
Thursday
October
13
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Securities Regulatory Commission (ECSRC) performs a very important function as it seeks to protect its citizens and investors while helping to develop the securities market operations.


 


Speaking on this week’s episode of ECCB…

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Governor Antoine to Present at IMF High-Level Capacity Development Talk
Monday
October
10
2022
by
ECCB

On Wednesday, 12 October 2022, Governor of the ECCB, Timothy N. J. Antoine, will speak at a High-Level Capacity Development Talk in Washington, D.C. during the 2022 Annual Meetings of the IMF and The World Bank Group.


Topic: Building Resilience for…

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ECCB Announces 40th Anniversary Stamp Design Competition
Friday
October
7
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is pleased to announce a Stamp Design Competition to commemorate its Ruby (40th) Anniversary, which falls on 1 October 2023.  


 


The Stamp Design Competition is open to residents in the ECCB member…

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ECCB Celebrates 39 Years of Service to ECCU
Monday
October
3
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is celebrating 39 years of maintaining the stability of the EC Currency and unwavering service to the governments and people of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU).


 


The ECCB was established on 1…

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ECCB Takes Steps to Address Bank Fees and Charges
Tuesday
September
27
2022
by
ECCB

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Timothy N. J. Antoine has outlined measures the ECCB is taking to address the issue of bank fees and charges, acknowledging that ‘it is a real issue’ causing genuine concern among the people…

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Financial Information Month 2022 to Launch in ECCB Member Countries
Monday
September
26
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and its Financial Information Month (FIM) partners will launch FIM 2022 throughout the eight ECCB member countries on
1 October.


FIM is a regional financial, economic, business and entrepreneurial education…

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