Tags Financial Information Month (FIM)


Consumption is often considered as something bad. Consumption, and consumerism, are often discussed in derisive terms and held out as the problem in our societies today. However, consumption is an important economic activity, and consumers play a vital role in an economy. Without consumers, there could be no production! No […]

From Consumer to Investor – Making the Switch Happen


PRESS RELEASE The public is invited to join financial institutions in St Kitts for the 2012 Financial Information Month Financial Fitness Walkathon on Saturday, 3 November beginning at 5:30 a.m.

Financial Information Month Financial Fitness Walkathon and Innovation Rally


As part of the activities for Financial Information Month 2012, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will host, for the first time, an ECCU Business Innovation Contest for High School students. The theme for Financial Information Month (FIM) 2012, “Challenge Yourself: Innovate-Compete-Succeed!” recognises the importance of innovation in the current […]

ECCB Launches Its First Ever ECCU Innovation Contest for High ...



PUBLIC NOTICE Representatives from financial institutions throughout the Federation will host a special library session at the Charles A Halbert Public Library in Basseterre St Kitts and at the Gingerland Public Library in Nevis this Saturday, 13 October from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for children aged 3 – 12.

Financial Information Month Children’s Library Hour


As part of the activities for Financial Information Month (FIM) 2012, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will host the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Business Symposium for Fourth and Fifth Form Students on 11 October. The symposium is aimed at strengthening students’ academic and technical skills by shaping their […]

ECCB Hosts High School Symposium for Financial Information Month 2012 ...


Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls: It is my distinct pleasure to invite you to become involved in Financial Information Month – an upcoming, and very important undertaking which will take place during the month of October, and which should be of great interest to us all. This wide range […]

Declaration Speech, The Right Honorable Dr. Denzil L. Douglas Prime ...



The eight member countries of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) will observe Financial Information Month (FIM) 2012 under the theme: “Challenge Yourself: Innovate – Compete – Succeed!”. FIM is a regional financial education campaign observed in the ECCU throughout October since 2002 and forms part of an ECCU financial […]

Financial Information Month 2012 Promotes Innovation, Competition and Success


By Orita Bailey The ECCB and partners in the Financial Sector engaged with media practitioners across the region last week to roll out plans for the 15th Financial Information Month of activities. The media was encouraged to think of their role as the second school – to become part of […]

MEDIA ENGAGED WITH FINANCIAL INFORMATION MONTH (FIM)