The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank in collaboration with its partners: the OECS Commission, The World Bank and The University of the West Indies, invites the people of the OECS and the wider Caribbean to the 5th Growth and Resilience Dialogue…Read more >>
Basseterre, St Kitts, 1 April 2021 - The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) advises that effective 1 April 2021, the Royal Bank of Canada’s (RBC) operations in Antigua and Barbuda, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Montserrat, Saint Christopher (St…Read more >>
On 31 March, ‘DCash’, designed and developed by the international fintech company, Bitt, in partnership with the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), became the world’s first retail central bank digital currency (CBDC) to be publicly issued within…Read more >>
The new EC$5 polymer banknotes are now available in the Commonwealth of Dominica and Grenada.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB has issued the new notes to all commercial banks in the Commonwealth of Dominica and the following banks in…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank is pleased to invite you to the regional media event to mark the public roll-out of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank’s digital currency – DCash! The event will be streamed live on social media on the DCashEC…Read more >>
22 March 2021, Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis – The new EC$5 polymer banknotes are now available in Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has issued the new notes to: CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is encouraging budding entrepreneurs to see past the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic and make use of the opportunities it presents.
Through its weekly public education programme ECCB…Read more >>
St Kitts and Nevis became DCash-ready when the St Kitts Cooperative Credit Union (SKCCU) processed the first DCash consumer-to-merchant transaction.
SKCCU representative, Akilliah Stanley, conducted the transaction at the Bass Bargain Superette in…Read more >>
The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine says the public roll-out of DCash, the ECCB’s digital currency will commence on 31 March.
In his official announcement, Governor Antoine emphasises that DCash is safer,…Read more >>
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1st National Bank is the first financial institution in Saint Lucia to complete a DCash transaction.
Executive Manager for Information Technology of 1st National Bank, Mozel Isaac, conducted the transaction when he purchased a meal at J’s Wrap Citi…Read more >>
Three of the female staff at the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) choose to challenge misconception in leadership, women’s seat at the decision-making table, and gender stereotypes in technology, in recognition of the theme for International…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has highlighted the importance of connectivity and access to digital technologies, which have become more essential to everyday living, with the advent of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A panel of experts explored…Read more >>
4 March 2021, Basseterre, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis – The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will facilitate a discussion on Exploring Renewable Energy to Fuel Recovery, Resilience and Transformation in the Eastern Caribbean Currency…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) today launched its Blog: Insights Towards Recovery, Resilience and Socio-economic Transformation.
The blog is the newest addition in a series of the ECCB’s initiatives aimed at strengthening stakeholder…Read more >>