East Caribbean Dollar

East Caribbean Dollar

East Caribbean Dollar overview

The Eastern Caribbean dollar (symbol: $; code: XCD) is the currency of all seven full members and one associate member of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). The successor to the British West Indies dollar, it has existed since 1965, and it is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $ or, alternatively, EC$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. The EC$ is subdivided into 100 cents. It has been pegged to the United States dollar since 7 July 1976, and the exchange rate is US$1 = EC$2.70.

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East Caribbean Dollar news

Scotia says it's committed to the region

Scotiabank has moved to address the unease throughout the region that has been triggered by moves to sell off some of its Eastern Caribbean operations while relocating so

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Authorities seize $30M worth of cocaine in eastern Caribbean

SAINT THOMAS, U. S. Virgin Islands (CBS12) — U. S. Coast Guard and Caribbean Border Interagency Group (CBIG) crews seized $30 million worth of cocaine and apprehended three smugglers, officials say. It happened Tuesday morning in international waters off Puerto Rico and the U. S. Virgin Islands.

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DIANE PHILLIPS: Oh, for a little respect while out shopping

IN every life, there comes a time when reality hits with a thud, like realising that you had the whole year to get ready for Christmas and suddenly it is here. And once again, though you promised last year and the year before that and probably the year before that it would never happen again, you blew the 8720 hours since the last time and you have 40 hours left to go before the big day.

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Now concerns about drought in the Caribbean

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Net...

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Pound-to-Dollar Outlook: GBP/USD Trends -1.7% Lower As Sterling & UK Shares Hit By Brexit Chaos

Pound-to-Dollar Exchange Rate Plunges Ahead of US Retail Sales

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GBP/USD Outlook: British Pound To Dollar Exchange Rate Jumps On "Tready Almost Done" Comments

UK and the US inflation data set to dominate the GBP/USD outlook this coming week.

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