Commercial banks

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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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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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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Forex: CBN asks commercial banks to set up ATMs | The Guardian Nigeria News

[FILES] Godwin Emefiele PHOTO: Twitter / CBN The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has asked deposit banks (DMBs) to set up ATMs in designated branches for the sale of foreign exchange (forex) to Nigerians. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reports that the directive followed CBN’s decision to halt the sale …

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Rs 24,356 crore in unclaimed deposits in regular commercial banks

According to information received from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the total amount of unclaimed deposits from regular commercial banks (BSC) was Rs. 24,356 crore, as of 12.31.2020. This was stated by Union Minister of State for Finance, Dr Bhagwat Kisanrao Karad, in a written response to a question …

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Is the DeFi Industry Attractive to Commercial Banks? Siam bets with $ 110 million fund

While serious institutional interest in crypto is perhaps becoming more of an established trend than an emerging narrative, the big players typically focus on Bitcoin (BTC). However, assets like Ether (ETH) and decentralized finance (DeFi) are starting to grab the attention of large investors. For Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), through …

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Retail and commercial banks must strengthen digital security to protect their customers

By Gur Geva, Founder and CEO of iiDENTIFii Now more than ever, the need to improve data security within financial services and banking institutions has taken center stage. Customers, both business and personal, need more digital functionality. COVID-19 continues to cement the new normal and bring digital trends such as …

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Top 10 Prestigious Commercial Banks 2021 Announced | Business

Vietcombank is once again at the top of the list of ten most prestigious commercial banks in Vietnam this year, according to the latest ranking announced by Vietnam Report. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam’s Commercial Joint Stock Bank for Foreign Trade (Vietcombank) is once again topped the list of …

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Chinese Commercial Banks to See Profit Expansion

(MENAFN) In a new report, the Bank of China Research Institute said Chinese commercial banks are expected to see their profits rise by about 3% in the first and last six months of the year. The report also added that clear signs of development were made in the profitability of …

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