All posts in Financial District

Banco Popular gains ground with ‘millenials’
April 24, 2017, No Comments

Saying that it has achieved a 97 percent satisfaction rate among some 1,500 Pueto Rico college students, Banco Popular i ...

Biz2Credit, Oriental join to create digital lending platform
April 21, 2017, No Comments

Biz2Credit, a fintech provider to global financial institutions, announced Thursday its partnership with Oriental Bank t ...

Santander agrees to sell Island Finance to J.C. Flowers
April 4, 2017, No Comments

Santander Financial Services Inc. has reached a definitive agreement to sell the personal loan and sale finance loan ass ...

Popular bets on P.R. in new institutional campaign
March 9, 2017, 2 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 ...