The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recognised six commercial banks operating within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) for demonstrating outstanding banking service and social responsibility.
Governor of the ECCB, Timothy N. J. Antoine presented the Inaugural Bank of the Year Awards on November 6 to the commercial banks that have exhibited commitment and service excellence to the people they serve through their business practices and policies in six categories.
Bank of Saint Lucia and CIBC/First Caribbean St. Lucia won key awards.
The Bank of the Year Awards replaces the Best Corporate Citizen Awards Among ECCU Commercial Bank, which the ECCB presented from 1997 to 2017. The awards ceremony formed part of the activities for the 24th Sir Arthur Lewis Lecture.