All about Financial sector

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...

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By Edition On Thursday, June 21st, 2018

Dutch Sandwich 2.0: the most successful and dangerous underground banking infrastructure ever

“Helmin Wiels is neither the first nor the last they killed” By Nardy Cramm, blogger and chief editor of Knipselkrant Curacao The popular politician Helmin Wiels died because he hit the world's largest secret More...

By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Prime Minister is convinced his government can turn economic challenges into a turning point

WILLEMSTAD - During his presentation at the Economic Recovery Program, the Prime Minister of Curaçao, Eugene Rhuggenaath indicated that the island is at a crossroads where it is confronted with a couple of challenges, More...

By Edition On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Concern about competition in construction and banks

WILLEMSTAD - The Fair Trade Authority Curaçao (FTAC) is concerned about competition in the financial sector and construction. This is evident from the annual agenda 2018 which was published today by the FTAC on More...

Central Bank_front
By Edition On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Central Bank: EU sanctions

WILLEMSTAD - On 13 November 2017 the Council of the European Union (EU) adopted restrictive measures in view of the continuing deterioration of democracy, the rule of law and human rights in Venezuela. Travel restrictions More...

By Edition On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

World Bank Group visits Curaçao to meet with representatives of the financial sector

WILLEMSTAD - Last week a delegation of 3 representatives of the World Bank Group (WBG) visited Curacao to meet with representatives of the financial sector as part of the assessment to be done by the WBG on the More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Day of the Supervisory Board: proud of modern Curaçao corporate law

WILLEMSTAD - On Thursday 26 November law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne organized the annual Day of the Supervisory Board in Curaçao. During this meeting in the auditorium of the Central Bank of Curaçao and More...

By Edition On Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

A clarion call for collective action amongst Caribbean International Financial Services Sector

WILLEMSTAD - The future of financial institutions in the Caribbean is under serious threat if no pro-active collective action is taken now. Regulatory changes within recent times have made it increasingly difficult More...

By Edition On Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Caribbean banking and financial services sector comes into focus in Curacao and Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, WILLEMSTAD -- Much needed focus will be brought to the Caribbean banking and financial services sector over the coming months with two important gatherings of the region’s most influential industry More...

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By Edition On Monday, May 25th, 2015

RBC executive Rider pays special attention to local clients

Kopke new Area Vice President WILLEMSTAD - RBC head of Commercial and Capital Markets in the Caribbean, Tim Rider, recently visited Curaçao to meet key clients and government stakeholders. Rider also took the opportunity More...