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Cft Bonaire Sint Eustatius Saba
By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Has the Board of Financial Supervision been asleep or is it a toothless tiger?

THE HAGUE - The public finances of Curaçao, Aruba, St. Maarten and St. Eustatius are worse than in 2010 despite financial supervision. Bonaire has a balanced budget, but there are doubts about the quality of financial More...

Cft - 20180131
By Edition On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Boards of financial supervision visit the Netherlands

THE HAGUE - From March 26th to 28th the Boards of financial supervision visited the Netherlands. There they spoke with State Secretary of Internal Affairs and Kingdom Relations, the Minister of Finance, members More...

andrebosman
By Edition On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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Cft confirms concerns Dutch Parliament on finance Caribbean countries

THE HAGUE - The Dutch Parliamentary Committee for Kingdom Relations has been updated today by the Financial Supervision Council (Cft) on the state of public finances of the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom. The conversation More...

Central Bank_front
By Edition On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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CBCS raises pledging rate

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG - The United States (US) Federal Reserve raised the federal funds rate to 1.50-1.75 percent on March 21. This is the sixth increase since the historically low level of 0.00-0.25 percent from More...

First Caribbean
By Edition On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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FirstCaribbean International Bank files for proposed initial public offering in the United States

BRIDGETOWN - FirstCaribbean International Bank Limited (“FCIB” or “First Caribbean”) today announced that it has filed a Registration Statement on Form F-1 with the United States Securities and Exchange More...

Willemstad
By Edition On Friday, March 23rd, 2018
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New CIFA Board Members

WILLEMSTAD - CIFA, Curacao International Financial Association, introduces its four new board members that were elected by the members present at their annual general member's meeting which was held on Tuesday, More...

franco
By Edition On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018
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Commissioner Franco orders upgrade in Statia’s finances

ORANJESTAD - Central Government Commissioner Marcolino “Mike” Franco has ordered a concerted improvement programme in the government finances of St. Eustatius. To this end, he has recalled former interim Head More...

RBC
By Edition On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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RBC is ‘Going Digital’ for client access, convenience and security

WILLEMSTAD - RBC Royal Bank N.V. today announced its plans to help clients benefit from the access, convenience and security of the bank of the future, sooner rather than later. Starting in April, clients who visit More...

Central Bank_front
By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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2nd Central Banking Conference: Addressing challenges to achieve a higher growth path in small open economies

WILLEMSTAD, PHILIPSBURG - On the 22nd and 23rd of March, 2018, the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) will host its second Central Banking conference, which will take place in Curaçao. The conference More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean att to Real Estate Agent
By Edition On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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CIBC FirstCaribbean holds special session with real estate brokers

WILLEMSTAD - As CIBC FirstCaribbean celebrated Mortgage Month throughout February, the bank also paid special attention to one of its key partners, real estate brokers, who lead potential homeowners to their dream More...