The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has supported ASA Philippines Foundation Inc.’s gender bond issuance, aimed at promoting gender equality and financial inclusion by providing cheaper credit access to women entrepreneurs.
Metrobank lowers its inflation projections, while remaining higher than those of the BSP, citing a slowdown in the pace of price increases and base effects as contributing factors to the expected downward trajectory in inflation
China Bank Savings (CBS) achieves impressive results with a 19% YoY increase in net income during the first quarter of 2023, driven by expansion in lending and deposit-taking, positioning the bank for sustained growth and success.
World Bank and CFSI sign $4 million grant agreement to support economic development in the Bangsamoro region, focusing on agriculture, capacity building, and infrastructure improvements to enhance livelihoods and promote inclusivity for former MILF combatants and their families.
The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI), Security Bank, and MUFG Bank have joined forces to attract Japanese investors and promote investment opportunities in the Philippines through collaborative initiatives and joint business activities.
RCBC celebrates the entrepreneurial talents of Senior High School students in the Diskartechpreneur Awarding Ceremony, aiming to equip the next generation with essential financial skills and practical business knowledge while promoting financial inclusion.
BanKo is expanding its branch network and launching digital tools and products to reach more individuals and assist self-employed micro-entrepreneurs (SEMEs) in growing their businesses.
A study conducted by TransUnion Philippines shows that e-wallets are increasingly preferred over other payment methods, highlighting the need for improved financial literacy and inclusion among Filipinos.
Metrobank provides tips on protecting funds from inflation by emphasizing the importance of long-term investments, such as compound-interest earning financial instruments like Unit Investment Trust Funds (UITFs), and avoiding keeping money idle at home.
Pouch.ph has introduced its “Send Globally” feature, enabling customers in the Philippines, including expats, to make low-cost and instant transfers to US bank accounts, simplifying cross-border payments.