News Releases
DCash Service to Resume Next Week
Thursday
March
3
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is completing the final testing and assurance exercises following the system upgrades and will make the DCash platform available for public use, next week.


The road to DCash has been a novel and rewarding…

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Communiqué of the 101st Meeting of the Monetary Council of the ECCB
Friday
February
25
2022
by
ECCB

The One Hundredth and First (101st) Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held on 25 February 2022, via videoconference, under the Chairmanship of the Honourable Joseph Easton Farrell, Premier and Minister…

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St Vincent and the Grenadines Captures 2022 OECS/ECCB International Netball Series title.
Thursday
February
24
2022
by
ECCB

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are the new queens of netball in the OECS as they emerged the top team after six days of intense competition at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium, Roseau, Commonwealth of Dominica.


It was winner take all in the final…

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2nd OECS-ECCB International Netball Series Shoot Off in Commonwealth of Dominica
Thursday
February
10
2022
by
ECCB

The stage is set at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium, Commonwealth of Dominica, for the 2nd OECS-ECCB International Netball Series from 12-18 February.


Five ECCB member countries will compete for the Gloria Ballantyne Championship Trophy, namely:…

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ECCB Encourages Data Scientists, University Students and Faculty to Participate in Climate Resilience Data Challenge
Wednesday
February
9
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is making a final call for data scientists and university students and faculty worldwide to register for the Growth and Resilience Dialogue 2022 Climate Resilience Data Challenge, on or before 10 February. 


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The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Joins the IFC-Facilitated Sustainable Banking and Finance Network (SBFN)
Wednesday
February
2
2022
by
ECCB

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, announces the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) as a new member of the IFC-facilitated Sustainable Banking and Finance Network (SBFN), making the ECCB the first partner…

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ECCB Launches Artificial Intelligence Data Challenge as Part of Growth and Resilience Dialogue 2022
Wednesday
January
26
2022
by
ECCB

University students and practitioners in the field of data science are invited to participate in the Climate Resilience Data Challenge, a component of the 6th Growth and Resilience Dialogue organised by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) in…

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ECCB Shares Advice on How to Achieve Financial Goals
Wednesday
January
26
2022
by
ECCB

Individuals are encouraged to prepare a plan with specific goals, save, invest, consolidate their debts and be consistent as they work to achieve their financial goals.


On this week’s episode of ECCB Connects, individuals from the ECCB member…

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International Day of Education 2022
Monday
January
24
2022
by
ECCB


On 3 December 2018, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution proclaiming 24 January as International Day of Education, in celebration of the role of education for peace and development.



 



International Day of Education 2022 is celebrated…

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ECCB Shares Steps to Improve Financial Health and Wellness
Thursday
January
20
2022
by
ECCB

Spending within one’s means; being prepared for financial emergencies and having a plan for retirement are key to achieving financial health and wellness.


 


Speaking on this week’s episode of ECCB Connects, Personal Financial Expert and Founder of…

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Region-Wide Service Interruption of DCash Platform
Friday
January
14
2022
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) hereby advises that the DCash platform has experienced an interruption in service that has affected all users. This break in service has been caused by a technical issue and the subsequent necessity for…

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Improving Financial Health in 2022 and Beyond
Thursday
January
13
2022

One of the fundamental lessons to be learnt in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic is the importance of being financially healthy.


Speaking on this week’s episode of ECCB Connects, Assistant Professor of Utah Valley University, Dr Terrance Martin Jr.,…

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2021 Christmas Message from Governor of the ECCB - Timothy N.J. Antoine
Saturday
December
25
2021
by
ECCB

“May the God of hope, fill you with all joy and peace, as you trust in Him, so that you may overflow with hope, by the power of the Holy Spirit” ~ Romans 15.13, NIV


Fellow citizens, residents and friends of the ECCU, season’s greetings!


Indeed, it…

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ECCB Recognises Commercial Banks’ Efforts at 2021 ECCU Bank of the Year Awards
Friday
December
17
2021
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recognised the CIBC/First Caribbean International Bank (Barbados) Ltd in Antigua and Barbuda, Bank of Saint Lucia Limited, and the 1st National Bank St Lucia Limited, for their exceptional banking…

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ECCB Revokes Bank of Nova Scotia’s Banking Licence
Wednesday
December
8
2021
by
ECCB

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) advises that effective 6 December, it has revoked the banking licence of Bank of Nova Scotia, located in Antigua and Barbuda, as the bank has ceased to carry on banking business in the Eastern Caribbean…

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