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NCB retains JSE Governor General's Award 4th year running 06 December 2013

Maintaining its grip on the most prestigious and coveted award for the maintenance of international best practices in business for the 4th consecutive year, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) swept away with the 2013 Governor General's Award for Excellence at the annual Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) Best Practices Awards banquet, held in Kingston on December 4, 2013.

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NCB 2013 profits fall and team remains future focused 15 November 2013

“We are excited about the future and are working to move the organisation to the next level… We had challenges in the past year that reflected in the bottom-line,” said NCB’s Group Managing Director, Patrick Hylton. “However, the past is behind us and we are future focused and our strategies going forward will provide us with the leverage needed for growth opportunities.”

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NCB Transforms the Branch Experience 13 November 2013

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) has advanced its plan to radically transform the way it provides banking services, aiming to improve and revolutionize its customer experience and operational efficiency. Customers can enjoy the newly renovated 1 – 7 Knutsford Boulevard branch aptly titled ‘Bank on the Go’ which promises the ultimate customer experience, combining the security, ease and convenience.

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NCB Capital Markets joins forces with Scotia and CIBC for milestone JPS listing 01 November 2013

In what is being regarded as a major milestone for national development, the Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) listed its Preference Shares on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) this morning, Friday, November 1, 2013 following a four-month structuring and marketing process involving the power company and co-arrangers NCB Capital Markets Limited, Scotia Investments Jamaica Limited and CIBC First Caribbean.

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NCB redirects cheque encashment to alternative channels 25 October 2013

“For their convenience and greater accessibility, we want our customers to use the alternative electronic channels to cash their cheques,” said Audrey Tugwell Henry, Senior General Manager, Retail Banking Division. “We are striving to improve our operational efficiency and mitigate the steadily increasing costs associated with the processing of manual transactions,” she said.

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NCB scales down its Registrar operations 25 October 2013

“N.C.B. Jamaica (Nominees) Ltd is not closing but based on a business decision will be scaling down normal operations over the next 90 days,” said Belinda Williams, Manager – Group Corporate Communications. “This, as we aim to streamline and resource the segments of our business that directly support our core operations,” she said. 

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NCB renews partnership with international award winning, Crime Stop 25 October 2013

"For NCB, Crime Stop is a "no-brainer", a strategic partnership we are proud to renew for the fifth consecutive year," said NCB Acting Head of Marketing and Communications, Mukisa Wilson Ricketts. "Our partnership with the National Crime Prevention Fund is one that is paramount to the nation's development in a bid to overcome a prevalent crime issue that has been a deterrent for Jamaicans and externals alike and so over the five year period, we have invested approximately $9.5 million"

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NCBIC ProCare Week starts this Tuesday! 18 October 2013

Insurance Advisors clad in delicate pink polo shirts will dot the halls of select National Commercial Bank (NCB) branches across the island next week to show support for the fight against breast cancer and announce the start of NCB Insurance Company's (NCBIC) ProCare Week, slated for October 22- 25.  

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NCB encourages optimism despite fall in business confidence 18 October 2013

“This quarter’s results validate some of the general feelings of declines being expressed all around,” said Lennox Channer. “As a major business operator within the economy, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) holds and must demonstrate an optimistic view based on overall opportunities to be explored within the context of our business and alongside future macro-economic plans to be realized; this in spite of a challenging period that gives rise to a meagre anticipated benefits arising from outlook. We continue to make the necessary shifts in our business model to enable efficient and effective results.”

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NCB breaks ground for ultra-modern Constant Spring Branch 16 October 2013

As National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) continues its push towards increasing operational efficiency and improving its ability to provide a convenient and professional banking experience to all its valued customers and partners, ground was broken for its Constant Spring location today. "What we are here to witness, has been a long time coming and so today we are happy to break ground for a new beginning to better support you, our customers," said Audrey Tugwell Henry, Senior General Manager, NCB Retail Banking Division.

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NCB revises business model to mitigate global risks 15 October 2013

As we consistently review our business models across our Enterprise to ensure that we employ a solid governance structure and operate within a robust compliance framework, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCBJ) has done an internal assessment and taken the decision to exit most relationships with persons holding licences to operate cambios. 

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NCB to reinforce Financial Wellness at Mobay's Biennial Trade Show 11 October 2013

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) as Jamaica's leading homegrown financial services institution will be participating in the 15th staging of the Montego Bay Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MBCCI) biennial trade show and exposition slated for this weekend at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in St. James from Friday October 11 to Sunday October 13, 2013.

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NCB announces Executive Appointments 27 September 2013

Mr. Patrick Hylton, Group Managing Director, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) is pleased to announce the appointments of Mr. Dennis Cohen to the post of Group Finance and Deputy Managing Director, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited effective September 26, 2013 and Mr. Steven Gooden to the post of Chief Executive Officer, NCB Capital Markets Limited effective October 1, 2013.

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NCB recognises the 'Sterling Service' of 200 employees 27 September 2013

"It is imperative that we seize every opportunity to celebrate and encourage our people, who have been the architects working and delivering throughout the numerous changes," expressed Patrick Hylton, NCB Group Managing Director. On September 25, 2013, National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) hosted its annual Long Service Awards 2013 where 200 of its employees were recognized for investing sterling service to the organisation for 10-40 years. Among the celebrated included Chairman, Hon. Michael Lee-Chin and Senior General Manager, Group Human Resources, Rickert Allen, who were both acknowledged for 10 years of service.

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