Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to the Honourable Premier and Council Member for Montserrat, Joseph Easton Farrell, during a Handing Over Ceremony on 23 July.
Premier Farrell will…Read more >>
As the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) marks 45 years of maintaining the EC dollar peg to the US dollar at a fixed rate of EC$2.70 to US$1.00, the Bank reflects, with pride, on the history of the EC dollar on this episode of ECCB Connects.
Reti…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the Regional Security System-Asset Recovery Unit (RSS-ARU) announce the winners 2021 ECCB/RSS-ARU Creative Youth Competition.
Students from five ECCB member countries impressed the seven judges with…Read more >>
The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine, reflects on the work and performance of the Bank over the 2020/2021 financial year and discusses the outlook for the year ahead on this episode of ECCB Connects.
The…Read more >>
The EC Dollar remains strong after 45 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 EC dollar serves as a source of stability for the people of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) and the…Read more >>
The Chief Executive Office of The Eastern Caribbean Partial Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECPCGC), Carmen Gomez-Trigg, answers frequently asked questions about the organisation’s loan guarantee programme and shares tips on how small business owners…Read more >>
Basseterre, Saint Christopher (St Kitts) and Nevis, 30 June 2021 – The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) recorded a net profit of $25.2 million for the year ended 31 March 2021, a 60.1 per cent decrease from the profit reported in the prior…Read more >>
As part of its ongoing engagement initiatives, ECCB is pleased to launch its quarterly AML/CFT Newsletter. The objective of the AML/CFT Newsletter is to provide regular updates to licensed financial institutions (LFIs), on topical AML/CFT issues…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Partial Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECPCGC) announces two new products aimed at helping regional Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) rebound and grow their businesses.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) on…Read more >>
The new EC$5 polymer banknote is now available in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has issued the new notes to CIBC First Caribbean International Bank (Barbados) Ltd and RBTT Bank.
The ECCB launched its…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has captured the Central Banking Publications FinTech and RegTech Global Award for its pioneering DCash Project.
The FinTech and RegTech Global Awards celebrate the innovations and achievements of central…Read more >>
The findings of the 2020 Annual Economic and Financial Review reveal that the economies of the ECCU countries suffered significant setback in 2020, mainly because of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB)…Read more >>
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) acknowledges that small businesses are the engine of economic growth and activity and advises that the way business is done in the region needs to be revolutionised.
This is the focus of this week’s episode…Read more >>
DCash, the digital version of the EC dollar, is set to go live in Saint Vincent and The Grenadines by the end of June.
Having recognised the critical task of rebuilding the economy of Saint Vincent and The Grenadines in the wake of the recent…Read more >>
As the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) continues to explore the importance of Good Corporate Governance in the financial sector, the latest episode of ECCB Connects looks at how good corporate governance and the internal and external auditor…Read more >>