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By Edition On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

RENAC and IFC partner to green the banking sector in Latin America and the Caribbean

PUNTA CANA - The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group and the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC), an international training provider for green energy technologies, today signed a More...

By Edition On Thursday, November 1st, 2018

CIBC FirstCaribbean’s to deliver a modern digital banking experience for clients

New CEO on board from today BRIDGETOWN - CIBC FirstCaribbean has a new CEO from today. Colette Delaney, the first female to occupy the CEO’s chair at the bank, spent her first day on the job visiting two important More...

Lady Justice
By Edition On Thursday, November 1st, 2018

Justice should be blind, but blind to everything?

Lately I have been following a peculiar case taking place here in Curaçao. And I was in full expectation of the court verdict. I am a person that is a supporter of the rule of law. For me what the Court says is More...

Central Bank_innovation
By Edition On Thursday, September 20th, 2018

The Central Bank wants a stable and competitive financial sector

WILLEMSTAD - The Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten (CBCS) says that there are 6 strategic goals for one of their focus areas. This is a stable and competitive financial sector. To achieve this, Curaçao needs More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 5th, 2018

Money laundering in Curaçao via ING accounts

THE HAGUE, WILLEMSTAD - A Curaçao company has laundered 150 million euros via an ING bank account. The bank account was fed with around 150 million euros with card credits for four years. The Dutch financial investigation More...

Giro Bank
By Edition On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Central Bank: risks Giro Bank under control, but there will be layoffs

WILLEMSTAD - The risks of the Giro Bank are under control, but people have to be fired. This is according to the statements of Deputy Director Supervision Shelwyn Salesia of the Central Bank of Curacao and Sint More...

banco di caribe
By Edition On Thursday, July 26th, 2018

Banco di Caribe cares about the financial future of our children

WILLEMSTAD - Recently Banco di Caribe supported the 'Finansa Hubenil' project during which 20 children in the age group of 10 to 12 years had the opportunity to learn about the importance of hard work, savings More...

By Edition On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

RBC becomes the first bank to launch contactless payment technology for merchants across the Caribbean

RBC contactless-enabled point-of-sale devices across the Caribbean will allow merchants to accept contactless-enabled payment cards, enhancing the overall point-of-sale experience for their customers. PORT OF SPAIN More...

By Edition On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Big steps towards full compliance anti-money laundering regulations

WILLEMSTAD - Significant steps have been made in Curaçao’s efforts towards combatting money laundering and terrorism financing. Currently, the internet gaming laws are being revised and this year an Anti-Money More...

By Edition On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Banking costs more money

WILLEMSTAD - Banking costs more and more money. In 2017 the costs for Maduro & Curiel’s Bank (MCB) increased by 12 percent, about 37 million guilders. Especially because of higher salaries and writing off More...