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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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NCB eyes a robust future marked by enhanced customer service 26 July 2013

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) released its unaudited results for the third quarter ending June 30, 2013 showing net profits of $6.8 billion, a decrease of 7.6%, or $557 million over the corresponding 2012 period. This was, however, bolstered by a robust increase in NCB’s asset base of almost 13% or $47.8 billion for a total of $428.1 billion. This has once again enabled the Bank to retain its position as the largest indigenous financial group in the country.

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Oh Baby! NCB wows at Big Baby Bonanza 21 July 2013

A "Cuteness Overload" is how the hundreds of persons who passed through the NCB Insurance/Omni Educator-sponsored Big Baby Shower might describe the scenes at the Pegasus Hotel on Sunday, July 21, 2013.  For most, it was hard not to dissolve into puddles of delight from the constant parade of cute, chubby faces and bright eyes of dozens of babies and toddlers who swept through with their Mummies and Daddies.

 

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NCB encourages businesses to make 'no-regret moves' 19 July 2013

The Jamaica Conference Board's Business and Consumer Confidence Indices announced its second quarter results at the NCB Wellness Centre recently, where it was announced that while consumer confidence had not moved significantly, business confidence had a slight increase.

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NCB SME Conference gets thumbs up 01 July 2013

Entrepreneurs who attended the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) Conference last weekend gave the event rave reviews for its relevance, practical application, organisation and the depth of information presented.

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NCB moves to build capacity for growth of SMEs 24 June 2013

Approximately 80 small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) will be selected for a series of Business Building Boot Camps that are to be staged by the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) in partnership with the Inter American Development Bank (IDB) over the next several months.

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The annual search for NCB Nation Builders begins 09 June 2013

Jamaica’s most innovative, high-performing small and medium businesses with a proven track-record of contributing to community development are being sought out for special recognition as the National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) officially opens nominations for its prestigious Nation Builder Awards (NBAs) on Monday June 10, 2013.

 

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NCB targets Jamaica's Small and Medium Enterprises for upcoming Conference 29 May 2013

Jamaica's small and medium business enterprises (SMEs) desiring development training, financing and networking options so that they can to grow their companies will get this opportunity in June, when National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) through partnership with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) stages a three-day SME Conference at the Hilton Rose Hall Resort &Spa in Montego Bay, St. James.

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NCB encourages the use of data in financial decisions 01 May 2013

“In this economic climate, we know how important it is for both businesses and consumers alike to use credible data to dictate the financial decisions they make,” said NCB’s Manager, Group Corporate Communications, Belinda Williams, as she spoke at the recent First Quarter JCB Business and Consumer Confidence Indices Release. She implored Jamaicans to “Let empirical data dictate your actions so that you can mitigate any errors or mishap that may be to your own detriment in the long run.”

 

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NCB Poised for Growth and Posted Q2 Profit of $4.5B 26 April 2013

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended March 31, 2013. The Group posted net profits of $4.5 billion, a decrease of 5.1%, or $242 million when compared to the same six month period in 2012. However, this was mitigated by increases in operating profits in several areas of the bank’s operations and a sturdy asset base of $414.1B, which solidifies the status of NCB as the largest home-grown financial group. 

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NCB's 2012 performance has local and international recognition 15 April 2013

"Across the NCB Group, we strive for excellence and consistency, both of which require that we are agile and astute in our planning and decision-making," said Patrick Hylton, NCB Group Managing Director. "Recognition of this nature, assessed through an independent body, demonstrates strength in performance and expertise of team."

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NCB lauds its stellar performers 08 April 2013

National Commercial Bank Jamaica Limited (NCB) and its Subsidiaries acknowledged the efforts of the top sales and service performers at the annual NCB Pinnacle Awards Banquet last Saturday evening at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel.

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