The public is advised to be on the alert for counterfeit EC Currency notes, particularly during this time of heightened regional festivities. Vigilance should be exercised when conducting cash transactions to ensure the authenticity of notes.
Counter…Read more >>
Chiefs of Security from Central Banks across the Caribbean have been challenged to embrace change, grow leadership capacity and deepen regional cooperation.
Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, Timothy N. J. Antoine issued that challenge…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recorded a net profit $6.3 million for the 2016-2017 financial year.
The Bank’s Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the financial year ended 31 March 2017, characterises the 2016-2017 financial…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will celebrate 41 years since the EC Dollar has been pegged to the US Dollar at a fixed rate of EC$2.70 to US$1.00. The EC Dollar was pegged to the US Dollar on 7 July 1976. Since then, the Bank has been…Read more >>
Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to the Honourable Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerritt, Council Member for the Commonwealth of Dominica during the official Handing Over Ceremony on…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will host the fourth annual Regional Interactive Session with Grade 6 Students of the ECCU Primary School Mentorship Programme in June 2017.
The regional interactive forum will provide the students with…Read more >>
Lady Lynda Venner, widow of The Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner, former Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has advised that the funeral service for Sir Dwight will be held at 2:00 p.m. on 4 January 2017, at the Minor Basilica of…Read more >>
Representatives from the Ministries of Finance and Attorneys General Offices in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) met on 10 and 11 January at the St Kitts Marriott Resort to discuss the draft legislation for the establishment of the…Read more >>
The family of the late Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner expresses appreciation for the outpouring love and support from his friends and colleagues during the family’s time of bereavement.
In a thank you note on behalf of the family, Zinga Venner,…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) family deeply mourns the sudden passing of the Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner, the second and longest serving Governor of the ECCB.
On behalf of the Chairman of the ECCB Monetary Council, Prime Minister the…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Automated Clearing House Services Inc (ECACHSI) marked a milestone as it held its inaugural Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Sir Cecil Jacobs Auditorium, ECCB Headquarters, St Kitts and Nevis on 11 November.
The ECACHSI was…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) in collaboration with its Financial Information Month (FIM) partners will host the 6th Business Symposium and Innovation Forum on 6 October at the ECCB Headquarters, Bird Rock, St Kitts and Nevis.
Dave Cox,…Read more >>
The OECS Essay Competition, which the ECCB has been hosting since 1996, is open to students in the ECCU countries aged 14 – 19. The competition is designed to encourage critical thinking among the students of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) in collaboration with the Visa School of Public Policy will host an Electronic Payments Conference and Workshop on 17 October at the St Kitts Marriott Resort, St Kitts and Nevis.
The Governor of the ECCB,…Read more >>
Sarai Hutchinson of the Cayon High School, St Kitts and Nevis and Chrisel Telemaque of the Albena Lake Hodge Comprehensive in Anguilla are the first place winners in the respective categories of the 2015/2016 OECS Essay Competition, hosted and…Read more >>