GCash Bags BSP Awards For Digital Transformation And Innovative Mobile Financial Services

  For its innovative and responsive digital financial services, the Bangko Sentral ng PIlipinas (BSP) recognized G-Xchange Inc. as its Outstanding Partner for Digital Transformation and Outstanding Partner for Innovative Financial Services for 2019. On top of bagging the two awards, G-Xchange, the registered entity for GCash, was also a finalist for Outstanding Partner for…

Metrobank | 57 Years Of Meaningful Banking

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin Diokno (center) graced Metrobank’s 57th anniversary celebration at the Grand Hyatt Manila, BGC, Taguig. He led the celebratory toast together with Metrobank Chairman Arthur Ty (2nd from left), GT Capital Holdings Co-Vice Chairman Alfred Ty (2nd from right), Metrobank Vice Chairman Francisco Sebastian (extreme right), and Metrobank President Fabian…

BSP Recognizes PSBank For Top-Quality Customer Service At Pagtugon Awards

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), at its recently-held 2019 awards ceremony and appreciation event for stakeholders, once again recognized Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) for its outstanding customer focus and service – granting the thrift-bank arm of the Metrobank Group its 4th Pagtugon award since 2015. The award underscores the bank’s commitment in responding to,…

Saving Is Rewarding With GCash

Pay day? For many, that day comes with relief and excitement. That is, the excitement to reward ourselves with a special meal with family or friends (samgyupsal anyone?), that pair of sneakers we’ve long been eyeing, a nice new toy to add to our Funko collection or that new tumbler and card to add to…

UnionBank Wins Multiple Awards From Bangko Sentral Pilipinas

Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) won three awards at the 16th Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch for Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas stakeholders held last Wednesday at the BSP Complex in Manila. The Bank won the Top PESONet volume contributor award, as well as the outstanding partner for digital excellence and outstanding partner for digital…

Search For Outstanding Microentrepreneurs Launched

The search for the country’s most successful microentrepreneurs is on, with the launch of the annual Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA) recently held at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas governor Benjamin E. Diokno and Citi Philippines chief executive officer Aftab Ahmed led the launch of the 17th CMA, which honors microentrepreneurs…

Insurance For OFWs For A Secure Life Back Home

After years spent abroad, the ultimate goal for any Overseas Filipino Worker is to be home for good. It’s easier said than done, but when it happens, it makes all those years of hard work worth it. The challenge is keeping up a comfortable life back in the Philippines, without the regular income earned in…

Visa Launches “Lukot-Lukot, Bilog-Bilog” And Uses National Heroes To Provide Financial Education To Young Filipinos

Visa launched Lukot-lukot, Bilog-bilog (Crumpled, Round), an interactive play featuring national heroes, developed with Tanghalang Pilipino (TP), the resident drama company of the Cultural Center of the Philippines, and Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) designed to educate and empower the Filipino youth to make informed financial decisions. This is the first program of its kind launched by Visa…

EastWest Bank Issues EMV-Compliant Cards

In line with with the mandate of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) to migrate to the more secure chip technology, EastWest has been issuing EMV and Visa payWave-equipped debit, credit, and Travel Money cards. The bank’s ATM switch is already EMV compliant and all its ATMs are EMV-capable. In 2016, ahead of BSP’s deadline,…