banking

AECB to score over 90% of individuals, companies present in its credit registry

May 23, 2022

Al Etihad Credit Bureau (AECB) has announced that the Credit Score will be further enhanced to increase the scoring capability to over 90% of the 13 million individuals and companies...... Continue Reading >

BCT raises key rate by 0.75 point and interest rate on savings by 1 point

May 19, 2022

The Executive Board of Tunisia (BCT) decided at its meeting Tuesday to raise the key rate of the bank by 0.75 percentage point to 7%. In parallel, it decided to raise the rate of remuneration...... Continue Reading >

BCT strongly concerned about inflation risks

May 18, 2022

(TAP) - The Executive Board of the Central Bank of Tunisia met on May 17 and reviewed recent economic and financial developments. On the international level, the latest information...... Continue Reading >

EBRD to facilitate access to finance for Teriak Laboratoires through risk-sharing facility with Attijari bank-Tunisia

May 18, 2022

TAP) - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed a risk-sharing contract with Attijari bank Tunisia, under which the latter will lend TND 5 million to Laboratoires...... Continue Reading >

Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Customer Deposit Hits N3.96bn

May 13, 2022

Infinity Trust Mortgage Bank Plc has announced that its customer deposit base increased by 5 per cent from N3.77 billion in 2020 to N3.96 billion in 2021. The bank also declared the...... Continue Reading >

Tunisian Saudi Bank returns to profit in 2021

May 12, 2022

The Tunisian Saudi Bank (TSB) has just published its financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2021 showing a net profit of 3.7 million dinars, compared to a record net loss...... Continue Reading >

Gender Balance Index: BCT second out of 159 central banks

May 5, 2022

(TAP)- The Central Bank of Tunisia (French: BCT) ranked second out of a total of 159 counterparts across the globe in women's respresentation in decision-making positions, the Official...... Continue Reading >

Sterling Bank and ‘Agege Bread’ Controversy

April 28, 2022

Raheem Akingbolu reviews the Easter day advert of Sterling Bank and the debate that trails the creative idea, considered a misrepresentation of the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ....... Continue Reading >

Currency in Circulation Drops by N4.59bn to N3.24trn in March

April 27, 2022

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed that currency in circulation dropped Month-on-Month (MoM) by N4.59 billion or 0.14 per cent in March 2022 to N3.24 trillion from N3.25...... Continue Reading >

Official launch of preparations for AfDB Group Annual Meetingsunisia

April 21, 2022

TAP) - The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group announced at a press conference held on Wednesday online, the official launch of the preparations for its Annual Meetings, which will...... Continue Reading >