News Releases
ECCB Celebrates 46 Years of the EC Dollar Peg
Thursday
July
7
2022
by
ECCB

The EC Dollar remains strong after 46 years of being pegged to the US Dollar at a fixed rate of EC$2.70 to US$1.00 on 7 July 1976.


The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N.J. Antoine, says, “the peg means 46 years of a…

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ECCB Publishes 2021-2022 Annual Report
Friday
July
1
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has published its 2021-2022 Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the financial year ended 31 March 2022.


The Report, which was published on 30 June, reveals that the Bank recorded a net loss of $49.1…

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Governor Updates Media in Montserrat on Recent Developments in ECCU
Thursday
June
30
2022
by
ECCB

Food security and renewable energy were two of the key issues the Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, addressed during his recent engagement with media practitioners in Montserrat.


In the second of a…

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ECCB launches DCash in Anguilla
Wednesday
June
29
2022
by
ECCB

Citizens and Residents of Anguilla now have a Safer, Faster, Cheaper way to transfer funds and process payments, as the DCash Pilot launched there this week.


DCash is the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank’s (ECCB’s) digital version of the EC currency…

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ECCB Congratulates New Prime Minister of Grenada
Friday
June
24
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) extends its congratulations to the new Prime Minister of Grenada, the Honourable Dickon Mitchell, following his party’s victory in the recently concluded general elections.  


Once named, the Bank looks…

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Governor Updates Media in Montserrat on Recent Developments in ECCU
Friday
June
24
2022
by
ECCB

As the Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, continued his 2022 Country Outreach Missions to ECCB member countries, he met with various stakeholders on Montserrat from 8 – 10 June.


During that visit, the…

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Benefits of the ECCU Credit Bureau
Thursday
June
16
2022
by
ECCB

The ECCU Credit Bureau, which is scheduled to be launched in December, will make it easier for people to access credit in a timely manner and to use their good credit history as collateral.


Speaking on the second episode of a two-part interview of EC…

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Montserrat is next stop on Governor of ECCB’s 2022 Country Outreach Missions to Member Countries
Friday
June
10
2022
by
ECCB

Governor of the ECCB, Timothy N.J. Antoine continued his 2022 round of Country Outreach Missions, with his next stop being Montserrat from 08-10 June.


Governor Antoine commenced his engagements with a meeting with Hon Joseph Easton Farrell, Premier…

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Governor Updates Media in Anguilla on Recent Developments in ECCU
Thursday
May
26
2022
by
ECCB

Food security, renewable energy and credit worthiness were some of the issues the Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, addressed in his response to questions from the media concerning the development and…

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Largest Indigenous Bank in the ECCU Joins DCash Pilot
Wednesday
May
25
2022
by
ECCB

The St Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla National Bank Limited (SKNANB), the largest indigenous commercial bank in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), is the newest financial institution to join the DCash Pilot.


 


With SKNANB’s enrollment in the pilot,…

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ECCB Receives Demo for Credit Bureau Solution
Tuesday
May
24
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has received a demo of the application to be used in the execution of the Credit Bureau solution for the eight ECCB member countries.


The Group Chief Operating Officer at StoneCo CI Ltd, Damion Franklin,…

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Governor Updates Media in Anguilla on Recent Developments in ECCU
Friday
May
20
2022
by
ECCB

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, began his 2022 Country Outreach Missions to ECCB member countries, in Anguilla from 4 – 6 May.


During that visit, the Governor paid a courtesy call on the Governor of…

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Climate Change, Health and Nutrition – Educate, Engage and Activate
Thursday
May
12
2022
by
ECCB

The environment, climate change and the foods people consume are factors that impact health and nutritional well-being.


Speaking on this week’s episode of ECCB Connects, Associate Dean at the Florida International University, Dr Cheryl Holder,…

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Students From Schools Across ECCB Member Countries Shine in 2022 ECCB/RSS-ARU Creative Youth Poetry Competition
Friday
May
6
2022
by
ECCB

Students from three of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) member countries demonstrated their talents and creativity by capturing the top positions in the 2022 ECCB/RSS-ARU Creative Youth Competition.


This year’s competition, focused on…

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Anguilla is First Stop on Governor of ECCB’s 2022 Country Outreach Mission to Member Countries
Thursday
May
5
2022
by
ECCB

Governor of the ECCB, Timothy N.J. Antoine commenced his 2022 round of Country Outreach Missions in Anguilla on Wednesday, 4 May.


Governor Antoine commenced his engagements with a courtesy call on the Governor of Anguilla, Her Excellency Dileeni…

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