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Citizenship by Investment: Importance to the Caribbean

Citizenship by Investment (CBI) program is defined by the World Citizenship Report as, “the process that legally grants individuals and in some cases, their families, a second citizenship through investments…


Inflation Expectation For The Remainder Of 2022

Rising inflationary pressures have been a challenge for many governments and central banks around the world.  Since 2021, global prices have risen faster and more persistently than expected, driven by…


Divali Nagar 2022

As an avid supporter of local culture, The First Citizens Group was once again a proud sponsor of the NCIC’s Divali Nagar. The Group was pleased to be a part…

Culture / Press Release

Global Macro Outlook: Weaker Conditions to Persist

In its latest World Economic Outlook for October 2022, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its world growth forecast for 2023. It left the 2022 growth forecast unchanged at 3.2%,…


Short Selling

For most investors, the primary objective of investing in a stock is to make a profit and this is accomplished by taking a “long” position, which means buying and owning…


First Citizens unveils new Tobago Branch

First Citizens has opened its new branch located at Claude Noel Highway, Milford Road, Tobago, further enhancing access to its services for residents of and visitors to Tobago. The newest…

Press Release

Barbados’ ReBERT

Barbados has expressed interest in another economic program supported by the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) three-year Extended Fund Facility (EFF) aimed at maintaining and strengthening macroeconomic stability and to continue…