Monthly Archives: August 2021

Technology is changing the banking system – CIBN – Nairametrics

The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Lagos State Chapter, said new technological trends will reshape the banking and financial sector. This was revealed by branch president, CIBN, Peter Ashade, at the institute’s annual general meeting. He stressed the need for a strong financial sector to achieve growth and …

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Columbia Banking System, (COLB) gains 3.13% for August 27

Last prize $ Last trade Switch $ Percentage of change % Open $ Previous Close $ High $ moo $ 52 weeks high $ 52 weeks low $ Market capitalization P / E ratio Volume To exchange COLB – Market data and news To exchange Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ: …

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“No one has any money. Afghanistan’s banking system implodes under Taliban rule

Almost two weeks after the Taliban took power, Afghan banks remain closed. This has left many people in the country without access to cash. “Nobody has money,” a current Afghan central bank employee told CNN. The employee, speaking anonymously out of fear for his safety, said many families did not …

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S&P welcomes stability of North Macedonian banking system

SKOPJE (North Macedonia), Aug.26 (SeeNews) – North Macedonian central bank NBRSM has said Standard & Poor’s (S&P) has confirmed its long-term and short-term sovereign credit in foreign and local currency “BB- / B”. ratings on the country, emphasizing the stability of its banking system. “The central bank successfully maintains confidence …

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The gap between the commercial bank lending rate and the monetary policy of the Bank of Ghana (BoG)

His summit call was mainly based on the fact that factors such as the exchange rate, inflation and prime rate that affect the cost of lending rates have declined due to banking sector reforms. Therefore, the reforms addressed the elements of risk inherent in commercial bank lending and, as such, …

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Nigerians Respond as EFFC Calls on Commercial Banks to Ask Their Customers’ Source of Income Legit.ng

Mixed reactions followed the recent request from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The anti-graft agency recently asked commercial banks to ask their clients’ source of income. According to some Nigerians, the agency should also ask to know the origin of the poverty of certain clients who have nothing …

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Jamaica to deploy digital currency – NationNews Barbados – nationnews.com

Posted on August 22, 2021 Posted on August 22, 2021 The Bank of Jamaica (GP) KINGSTON – The Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) reports that the pilot implementation of a local central bank digital currency (CBDC), which began in June, is on schedule. This includes the minting of Jamaica’s first batch …

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Vietnamese commercial banks urged to meet their rate cut commitments

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has asked commercial banks to reduce interest rates on loans in line with previous commitments. As part of the recently released Official Dispatch # 5901 / NHNN-TD, the SBV is demanding lower interest rates and the provision of free banking services to support customers …

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Tackling high lending rates from commercial banks

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo urged the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to close the gap between its monetary policy rate and commercial bank lending rates to bolster the country’s rapid growth. He said it was not fair that the central bank’s monetary policy rate stood …

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Pakistani rupee to remain stable, traders say

A trader counts Pakistani rupees next to a stack of US dollars. Photo: File The local unit was stable for three trading sessions this week, according to traders. The rupee is expected to trade between 164.10 and 164.40 per dollar. Analysts say the rupee has been polarized with developments pulling …

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Currency Converter Application Market Quality and Quantity Analysis | SmartWho, XE, ExtraAndroary

A new research study from JCMR with the title Global Currency converter apps 2021 Market Research Report provides an in-depth assessment of currency conversion applications including key market trends, upcoming technologies, industry drivers, challenges, regulatory policies and strategies. Research study provides predictions for currency conversion applications investments until 2029. The …

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Tackling High Commercial Bank Lending Rates – Chairman of the BoG

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo urged the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to close the gap between its monetary policy rate and commercial bank lending rates to bolster the country’s rapid growth. He said it was not fair that the central bank’s monetary policy rate stood at 13.5% while commercial banks …

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Tackling High Commercial Bank Lending Rates – Chairman of BoG

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has urged the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to close the gap between its policy rate and commercial bank lending rates to foster the country’s rapid growth. He said it was not fair that the central bank’s policy rate was 13.5% while commercial banks were lending …

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Commercial bank profits increased by around 20pc in fiscal year 2020/21 – myRepublica

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: Profits made by the 27 commercial banks in the last fiscal year soared by 19.31%, supported by flexible monetary policy and banks’ profits from stock trading amid the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the Nepal Bankers Association (NBA), banks made a profit of Rs 63 …

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Expert economists: Myanmar’s military management of banking system is catastrophic and incompetent

Members of the Burmese military received doses of a Covid-19 vaccine imported from India without being informed that it had not yet been approved, according to military sources. The military’s covert vaccination program, which used the Covaxin vaccine produced by Indian pharmaceutical company Bharat Biotech, began in January and continued …

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Crypto-skeptical Charles Schwab strategist – trusts banking system and Federal Reserve – Featured Bitcoin News

Chief investment strategist Charles Schwab says she trusts the entire U.S. financial system, the banking system, the power of the central bank and the Federal Reserve more than bitcoin. Cryptocurrency skeptical Charles Schwab strategist Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist at Charles Schwab, shared her thoughts on cryptocurrency and the …

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PMJDY celebrates its 7 years; brings 43 crore under the formal banking system

As India celebrates its 75th Independence Day, nearly 43 million poor beneficiaries in the country now have basic bank accounts, thanks to the Centre’s flagship financial inclusion program, Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana ( PMJDY). The program, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in August 2014, dispelled initial apprehensions about …

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Exempt the public sector and commercial banks from the deposit insurance regime: AIBEA

Before Lok Sabha passes the deposit insurance bill, the Bank Employees Association of India (AIBEA) urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to exempt banks in the sector from his jurisdiction. public and / or commercial banks, which are covered by Article 45. of the Law on Banking Regulation. Commercial banks pay …

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Record household deposits in commercial banks in BiH – Sarajevo Times

Total household deposits with commercial banks in Bosnia and Herzegovina at the end of June this year stood at BAM 14.35 billion, which is the highest level recorded so far, and economists point out that the main reasons are the uncertainty caused by the pandemic and the transfer of money …

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