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Mortgages outstanding at 3.3B, personal loans grow
January 04, 2016
Mortgages outstanding at 3.3B, personal loans grow

The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) reported in its September quarterly economic report (QER), which was released this week, that personal loans and both consumer and residential mortgages grew; with respect to mortgages in particular, the value of mortgages outstanding grew for the second straight year, to $3.3 billion.

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November 28, 2012
CIBC FirstCaribbean Staff Pounds The Pavement

When executives of CIBC FirstCaribbean Bahamas encouraged sales staff to go out and meet with individuals and businesses in the community, little were they aware of the impact that would have on staff, business and the public.

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November 25, 2014
Ministry of Labour and National Insurance holds Financial Planning Workshop for Employees as holiday season approaches

The Ministry of Labour and National Insurance held an informative workshop on Financial Planning for its employees on Friday, 21st November 2014...

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Scotiabank Makes Further Changes in Operations to Assist Containment of the COVID-19 Virus
April 01, 2020
Scotiabank Makes Further Changes in Operations to Assist Containment of the COVID-19 Virus

Scotiabank has made changes to its branch operations in an effort to protect customers and staff against the threat of the COVID 19 virus. The Bank will close some of its branches for the next 2 weeks as part of its business continuity planning...

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Celebrates Updated Leeward Highway Branch
March 11, 2017
CIBC FirstCaribbean Celebrates Updated Leeward Highway Branch

CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank celebrated the re-opening of its recently upgraded branch at Leeward Highway with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and cocktail reception on February 28th...

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February 06, 2019
Largest Single Allocation of Investment Funds for Bahamian Entrepreneurs by Government, Announced

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest said by bringing in additional funding from Access Accelerator Small Business Development Centre’s (SMDC)...

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May 03, 2017
A blind eye

If public confidence in the
integrity of the political
directorate of The Bahamas is to become a hallmark of our
political culture, it is of the first importance that the prime minister and other ministers of
government observe -- and be seen to observe -- the highest standards of probity in
public life.
-- PERRY CHRISTIE, 2002

As prime minister of The Bahamas, Perry Gladstone Christie has proven...

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Celebrates Updated Leeward Highway Branch
March 07, 2017
CIBC FirstCaribbean Celebrates Updated Leeward Highway Branch

CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank celebrated the re-opening of its recently upgraded branch at Leeward Highway with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and cocktail reception on February 28th...

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December 22, 2016
Central Bank reduces discount rate to 4

On the heels of The Bahamas being downgraded to "junk status" by credit ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P), The Central Bank of The Bahamas (CBOB) has decided, effective immediately, to reduce the discount rate - the interest rate charged by the Central Bank on loans to banks - a move that has not been done since June 2011.
The discount rate was slashed by 50 basis points and now stands at fou...

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Scotiabank Launches Annual Red Tag Sale
November 30, 2016
Scotiabank Launches Annual Red Tag Sale

This week is Scotiabank’s annual Red Tag Sale, offering discounted rates on mortgages, auto and personal loans to qualified customers.

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