All posts in Financial District

Popular bank bets on P.R. in new institutional campaign
March 9, 2017, No Comments

Under the slogan of “100 x whatever we want,” Popular bank is launching a new advertising campaign that seeks to ins ...

Insurance sector creates $185M, 30K jobs for economy
March 3, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s insurance industry represents $185 million in economic contributions to the government’s coffers and g ...

CMS pitch may usher 1.6% Medicare fund growth for PR
February 27, 2017, No Comments

The Advance Notice and Draft Call Letter recently issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services includes prop ...

Moody’s: PR banks buffers improved vs. recession
February 10, 2017, No Comments

Moody's-rated Puerto Rican banks, Banco Santander Puerto Rico, Banco Popular de Puerto Rico and FirstBank Puerto Rico ha ...

FirstBank launches lawyer trust deposit account
February 9, 2017, No Comments

FirstBank and the Access to Justice Fund Foundation announced the launching of the Interest on Lawyer Trust Account (“ ...

First BanCorp.’s private equity groups selling 20M shares
February 2, 2017, No Comments

First BanCorp., the bank holding company for FirstBank Puerto Rico, announced Wednesday that certain stockholders have c ...

OFG Bancorp reports $12.1M in 4Q16 net income
February 1, 2017, No Comments

OFG Bancorp reported Tuesday results for the fourth quarter, reflecting an increase in net income available to sharehold ...

First BanCorp. reports $23.9M in net income for 4Q16
January 27, 2017, No Comments

First BanCorp., the bank holding company for FirstBank Puerto Rico, reported Thursday net income of $23.9 million for th ...

Popular reports $1.4M net loss in 4Q16
January 25, 2017, No Comments

Popular Inc. reported a net loss of $4.1 million for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2016, compared to net income of $46.8 mi ...

Public can vote on PR Financial Awareness video contest
January 9, 2017, No Comments

The Puerto Rico Bankers Association is asking the general public to cast their vote for the “People's Choice Award” ...