Polius, Tracy and Inga Millington, 2001, “Can Information on Macro-economic Indicators Help Predict the Performance of the Banking Sector?” Paper for the 19th Annual Conference of CARICOM Bank Supervisors.
Polius, Tracy and Inga Millington, Leah Sahely, 2002, “Predicting Bank Soundness in the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union,” Presentation to ECCB seminar.
Suss, Esther, Oral Williams and Chandima Mendis, 2002, Caribbean Offshore Financial Centers: Past, Present and Possibilities for the Future, IMF Working Paper 02/88 (Washington: International Monetary Fund)
Prepared by Delisle Worrell (MAE).
Excluding NIS, pension funds and insurance companies.
The only regional secondary market institution is the Eastern Caribbean Home Mortgage Bank (ECHMB), which has issued EC$70 million in bonds, and has acquired a portfolio of EC$50 million of mortgages from lending institutions in Antigua and Barbuda, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis and St. Lucia.
Amendments to incorporate these changes have been drafted, commented on by the Fund’s Legal Department and are expected to be enacted by January 2003.
As at June 2002.