History of money and banking in Trinidad and Tobago from 1789 to 1989

by Deryck R. Brown

Publisher: Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago in [Port of Spain? Trinidad and Tobago]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 284 Downloads: 420
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  • Banks and banking -- Trinidad and Tobago -- History.,
  • Money -- Trinidad and Tobago -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [258]-284).

StatementDeryck R. Brown ; foreword by William G. Demas ; edited with an introduction by Terrence W. Farrell and Penelope Forde.
ContributionsFarrell, Terrence W., Forde, Penelope.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHG2846.A6 B76 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1757071M
ISBN 109768001453
LC Control Number92102451

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The first history of Trinidad and Tobago written at this level. Give students a foundation in the history of Trinidad and Tobago and prepare them for their study of the wider Caribbean and other parts of the world.4/5(4).

The history of Trinidad and Tobago begins with the settlements of the islands by Amerindians, specifically the Island Carib and Arawak peoples. Both islands were visited by Christopher Columbus on his third voyage in and claimed in the name of Spain. Trinidad remained in Spanish hands untilbut it was largely settled by French colonists.

Tobago changed. Our story Originally called Colonial Bank, we were born in as the first commercial bank in Trinidad and Tobago. Our year history is testimony to a successful growth strategy fuelled by expansion through acquisition, prudent risk management principles, comprehensive and innovative corporate social investment programmes and initiatives, and visionary leadership.

This period can be described as one of the Bank's most trying periods. With falling oil prices and a fragile financial structure, the economy was faced with the prospect of near collapse. The Bank at this time played a more interventionist role within the economy by providing short-term liquidity to the commercial banks.

Trinidad and Tobago achieved independence from England in and became the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago in A visit to Trinidad today would reveal a multicultural melting pot stirred by the descendants of settlers from Europe, Africa, Asia, South America and.

FC Bank is the first indigenous bank of Trinidad and Tobago and was formed in out of the amalgamation of three failed financial institutions namely: The Workers Bank of Trinidad and Tobago Ltd, Trinidad Co-operative Bank Ltd and The National Commercial Bank Ltd.

It is the third largest bank in Trinidad and Tobago and the fastest growing. Loved the book, but I wished it covered more on the immigration of Indians to Trinidad. Incredibly informative and essential for any Trinidadian who wants to know more about the history Cited by: History.

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Nova Scotia) with the wider West Indies region. In the Royal Bank Founded: in Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad and Tobago banknotes Trinidad and Tobago paper money catalog and Trinidad and Tobago currency history.

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The forerunner of Republic Bank, Colonial Bank, was established on 15 May by Royal Charter. John Irving MP was the first chairman. Colonial Bank was reported to have a "virtual monopoly" on banking in nineteenth century Trinidad.

In the Colonial Bank established a branch on High Street, San Fernando. In Colonial Bank merged with the Anglo-Egyptian Bank. Worker’s Bank was the first Bank that could truly be called a people’s bank. The Bank wanted to distinguish itself through innovation and technology.

Inthe Bank introduced the “Mary Anne All Day All Night Service”. This was the country’s first automated teller machine (ATM). A proud history of serving our community. The First National Bank in Trinidad opened its doors on Apa year before Colorado was granted its statehood and the town of Trinidad incorporated.

First National began a journey traveling and growing with the nation, the West, and Trinidad through the best and worst of times.

The history of First Citizens begins as far back as the 19th Century, when activists were demanding reform and giving a voice to the working class. That movement, eventually gave rise to the Trinidad Co-operative Bank which opened its doors in The journey continues in through to the s crisis in the oil and sugar belts, the.

During the s, the Penny Bank shared the landscape with three foreign-owned banks. In the s and s, banks concentrated on consolidating and showed no signs of growth and expansion. But the next decade saw unprecedented growth in the economy and the banking sector. On Febru the Central Bank took control of the Penny Bank.

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