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Chuchi Fonacier is new BSP deputy governor for bank supervision

Jul 23, 2017 - 11:29 PM

Fonacier will fill the post vacated by BSP Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr

Chuchi Fonacier is new BSP deputy governor for bank supervision

Banking sector backs Metrobank to pull through P900 M fraud case

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:11 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says Metrobank is well-capitalized enough to deal with the situation, although it will conduct an investigation into the bank’s internal controls

Banking sector backs Metrobank to pull through P900 M fraud case

OFW cash remittances rebound to hit $2.31B in May

Jul 17, 2017 - 9:00 PM

Total cash remittances are up 4.5% for the first 5 months of the year, totaling $11.346 billion

OFW cash remittances rebound to hit $2.31B in May

FDI net inflows down 61.1% to $874M in April

Jul 10, 2017 - 6:00 PM

The net inflows total $2.4 billion for January to April this year, down 32% compared to the $3.6 billion in the same period a year ago

FDI net inflows down 61.1% to $874M in April

Favila, Abacan get seats in Bangko Sentral's Monetary Board

Jun 29, 2017 - 6:30 PM

Meanwhile, former socioeconomic planning secretary Felipe Medalla retains his position as member of the board

Favila, Abacan get seats in Bangko Sentral's Monetary Board

BSP maintains interest rates in Tetangco's final Monetary Board meeting

Jun 22, 2017 - 6:20 PM

While global economic conditions remain challenging, outgoing BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr says prospects for domestic economic activity continue to be firm

BSP maintains interest rates in Tetangco's final Monetary Board meeting

Peso breaches $1 to 50 mark again

Jun 20, 2017 - 6:54 PM

'It is a reaction to external developments, particularly the hawkish statements of Fed officials overnight,' says BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr

Peso breaches $1 to 50 mark again

$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

Jun 18, 2017 - 10:20 PM

A net total of $543.79 million in foreign portfolio investments flows out, in contrast to the $178 million in net inflows for the January-May period last year

$544M of hot money flows out of PH in first 5 months of 2017

Philippine stocks, peso down on another U.S. Fed hike

Jun 15, 2017 - 8:45 PM

The US Federal Reserve's decision to raise the benchmark interest rate for the 2nd time this year is the primary market mover on Thursday, June 15

Philippine stocks, peso down on another U.S. Fed hike

OFW cash remittances at 15-month low in April

Jun 15, 2017 - 6:20 PM

This is the lowest level cash remittances have totaled since registering $1.997 billion in January 2016

OFW cash remittances at 15-month low in April

BPI assures clients: You'll get your money back

Jun 07, 2017 - 10:13 AM

(UPDATED) 'This is simply a glitch. The amount will be restored by the end of the day,' says BPI president and CEO Cezar Consing

BPI assures clients: You'll get your money back

BSP to probe cash, checks found in Marawi house

Jun 06, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Experts from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas will scrutinize the money being linked to the Maute Group

BSP to probe cash, checks found in Marawi house

BSP keeping close watch over Middle East developments

Jun 06, 2017 - 5:45 PM

BSP Deputy Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr says it is 'too soon to draw anything from this but it bears close watch'

BSP keeping close watch over Middle East developments

Inflation eases to 4-month low in May

Jun 06, 2017 - 3:15 PM

A 3.1% inflation rate is recorded in May – the lowest since the consumer price index averaged 2.7% last January

Inflation eases to 4-month low in May

BSP sees slightly lower inflation in May

May 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas attributes this to lower oil prices and electricity rates

BSP sees slightly lower inflation in May

Philippine peso, stock market stable despite martial law declaration

May 24, 2017 - 10:15 PM

BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr points out, however, that there may be 'temporary cautiousness' in the next few days

Philippine peso, stock market stable despite martial law declaration

RCBC pays Bangladesh Bank heist fine in advance

May 23, 2017 - 8:20 PM

The listed bank fully settles its record P1-billion fine for non-compliance with banking laws and regulations in connection with the $81-million Bangladesh Bank money laundering scandal

RCBC pays Bangladesh Bank heist fine in advance

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 17, 2017

May 17, 2017 - 11:20 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 17, 2017

BSP to banks: Don't pay ransomware attackers

May 16, 2017 - 9:30 PM

While no Philippine bank was affected in the global ransomware attack, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas issues guidelines on dealing with cyber criminals and protecting sensitive data

BSP to banks: Don't pay ransomware attackers

OFW cash remittances up 10.7% in March

May 15, 2017 - 11:20 PM

Total cash remittance flows for the 1st quarter of 2017 reach $6.953 billion, up 7.7%

OFW cash remittances up 10.7% in March

Espenilla's target: Break new ground for financial inclusion

May 13, 2017 - 2:39 PM

Incoming BSP Governor Espenilla says, 'It’s easy because essentially, I’m here doing a job… Our mandate is clear and our constituency is clear: I serve the public.'

Espenilla's target: Break new ground for financial inclusion

Why Espenilla was chosen new BSP governor

May 13, 2017 - 12:57 PM

Former Central Bank governor Jose Cuisia has these to say about BSP's Amando Tetangco, Nestor Espenilla, and Diwa Guinigundo

Why Espenilla was chosen new BSP governor

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 12, 2017

BSP maintains policy rates, inflation forecast

May 11, 2017 - 11:25 PM

There is only one more policy meeting left before Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Amando Tetangco Jr hands over the reins to his successor

BSP maintains policy rates, inflation forecast

EXPLAINER: Why is the role of BSP governor important?

May 10, 2017 - 6:40 PM

The recent appointment of Nestor Espenilla Jr was considered one of the most crucial decisions for President Rodrigo Duterte. Here's why.

EXPLAINER: Why is the role of BSP governor important?

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 10, 2017

May 10, 2017 - 10:20 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, May 10, 2017

Espenilla promises continuity, more financial innovation at BSP

May 09, 2017 - 9:10 PM

The new governor of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas outlines his plans to maintain the country's monetary stance as well as expand the debt market and digital payments

Espenilla promises continuity, more financial innovation at BSP

Philippine bankers cheer Espenilla's appointment

May 09, 2017 - 6:16 PM

(UPDATED) Outgoing BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr and most bankers got what they asked and hoped for: an 'insider' with years of central banking experience

Philippine bankers cheer Espenilla's appointment

FAST FACTS: What does the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas do?

May 09, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Nestor Espenilla Jr has just been named BSP governor. Rappler takes a look at the role of the BSP as Espenilla steps in, along with some of the issues he may face ahead.

FAST FACTS: What does the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas do?

Who is new BSP governor Nestor Espenilla?

May 08, 2017 - 8:35 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte picks technocrat Nestor Espenilla Jr as the new Philippine central bank chief, replacing world-acclaimed Amando Tetangco Jr

Who is new BSP governor Nestor Espenilla?

Duterte appoints Espenilla as BSP governor

May 08, 2017 - 7:35 PM

(UPDATED) 'A very wise choice, after a thorough evaluation of the future needs of the country and of all the candidates,' says Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III

Duterte appoints Espenilla as BSP governor

ASEAN+3 agree to boost financial cooperation amid global risks

May 05, 2017 - 9:53 PM

ASEAN, Japan, South Korea, and China agree on the 'Yokohama Vision' which serves as guiding principles for a more resilient and integrated ASEAN+3

ASEAN+3 agree to boost financial cooperation amid global risks

Inflation remains steady in April

May 05, 2017 - 6:09 PM

Inflation remains unchanged at 3.4% in April, bringing the average inflation in the first 4 months of the year to 3.2%

Inflation remains steady in April

Bank lending grows by 19.7% in March

May 02, 2017 - 10:25 PM

Domestic liquidity is also up 11.2% year-on-year to P9.5 trillion, although this is slightly slower than the 12.6% in February

Bank lending grows by 19.7% in March

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B in February

Apr 17, 2017 - 7:00 PM

Remittance flows for the first two months of the year stand at $4.338 billion, up by 5.9% compared to the same period last year

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B in February

Housing prices outside Metro Manila still rising

Apr 02, 2017 - 11:30 PM

Condominium units are the most commonly purchased in the National Capital Region, while single detached houses are dominant in the provinces

Housing prices outside Metro Manila still rising

Will tax reform really hurt the poor?

Apr 01, 2017 - 9:30 AM

With the vast popularity of the President, there’s no politically better time to push for a contentious tax reform bill

Will tax reform really hurt the poor?

Fitch affirms PH investment grade rating at BBB-

Mar 30, 2017 - 2:10 PM

The rating comes with a positive outlook that indicates an upward trend for credit ratings over a one- to two-year period

Fitch affirms PH investment grade rating at BBB-

BSP to OFWs: Register old peso bills for exchange by March 31

Mar 30, 2017 - 11:59 AM

Filipinos abroad have to register up to P50,000 of their NDS banknotes in the online registration for the NDS Banknote System

BSP to OFWs: Register old peso bills for exchange by March 31

Inflation to rise until Q3 of 2017 – BSP

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:52 PM

Despite global risks, iinflation remains manageable, and will fall within the target range by yearend, says outgoing BSP chief Amando Tetangco Jr

Inflation to rise until Q3 of 2017 – BSP

Filipino consumers less optimistic in Q1

Mar 25, 2017 - 7:47 PM

Based on the results of the 1st Quarter Consumer Expectation Survey, the consumer confidence index slipped to 8.7%, from a record-high 9.2% in the fourth quarter of 2016

Filipino consumers less optimistic in Q1

BSP keeps policy stance, cuts inflation forecast

Mar 23, 2017 - 9:15 PM

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas lowers its inflation outlook for 2017 and 2018 to 3.4% and 3%, respectively

BSP keeps policy stance, cuts inflation forecast

BSP gives public more time to exchange old peso bills

Mar 23, 2017 - 6:20 PM

Filipinos now have until June 30, 2017 to exchange their New Design Series (NDS) banknotes. After June 30, these bills will have no monetary value.

BSP gives public more time to exchange old peso bills

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 23, 2017

Mar 23, 2017 - 11:08 AM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 23, 2017

BSP orders banks to protect customers from social media risks

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:55 PM

There is a growing threat on information security and fraud such as account take over, malware attacks, as well as phishing and spoofing schemes, BSP says

BSP orders banks to protect customers from social media risks

BSP likely to leave rates unchanged after another U.S. Fed hike

Mar 16, 2017 - 5:50 PM

An economist says the strategy to hike early on has allowed the BSP to 'stand pat in the face' of 3 Fed rate hikes to date

BSP likely to leave rates unchanged after another U.S. Fed hike

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B to start off 2017

Mar 15, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The amount is up 8.6% year-on-year, but down from the Christmas-driven $2.559 billion seen in December 2016

OFW cash remittances hit $2.169B to start off 2017

Who should be next BSP chief? Tetangco prefers 'insider'

Mar 14, 2017 - 5:08 PM

Expertise, familiarity, and patience are the top 3 qualities Amando Tetangco Jr look for in his successor

Who should be next BSP chief? Tetangco prefers 'insider'

PH ends 2016 with foreign direct investments up 40.7%

Mar 12, 2017 - 8:15 PM

Foreign direct investments total $7.9 billion, outstripping the central bank's own forecast of $6.7 billion

PH ends 2016 with foreign direct investments up 40.7%

Inflation hits over 2-year high of 3.3% in February

Mar 07, 2017 - 2:20 PM

February 2017's inflation level is the highest since November 2014, but the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas says the figure still falls within its target range

Inflation hits over 2-year high of 3.3% in February