Celebrating its 61st anniversary, Metrobank’s evolution from a small office in Binondo, Manila, to a leading financial institution is a testament to its growth, diversification, and resilience, earning recognition in the industry and a strong commitment to empowering clients.
The World Bank has approved a $600-million loan to advance the Philippines’ digital transformation agenda, with a specific focus on digitizing government operations, expanding financial inclusion through digital finance, and nurturing the growth of digital services.
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects September’s inflation rate to potentially rise to 6.1 percent, attributing it to increased gas and power prices, despite recent months of declining inflation.
SM Investments Corporation (SMIC) and its banking arm, BDO Unibank Inc., have been recognized as Outstanding Companies in Asia by Asiamoney magazine in the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) and Banking categories, respectively.
Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank/UBP) is set to be removed from multiple Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) indices, including the PSEi, due to compliance issues with the minimum free float requirement, with Nickel Asia Corporation replacing it in the PSEi.
East West Banking Corp. (EastWest Bank) showcases resilience throughout its 29-year history, and successfully adapted its operations despite the challenges brought by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Asia United Bank (AUB) is reinforcing its collaboration with Alipay+ to position AUB PayMate as a favored cross-border payment solution for travelers in the region.
East West Banking Corp. (EastWest) is making significant strides as one of the Philippines’ rapidly expanding universal financial institutions.
The Land Bank of the Philippines enhances accessibility to the Bureau of the Treasury’s Retail Onshore Dollar Bonds 2 (RDB 2) through its Mobile Banking App, contributing to national government initiatives.
FWD Life Insurance is recognized with two Golden Arrows at the 2023 Golden Arrow Recognition Awards, highlighting its commitment to integrity, transparency, and its mission to empower Filipinos with financial security and peace of mind.