May 30, 2018

Trade Finance Workshop for Local Banks Organised by EBRD and UBCG

The Association of Montenegrin Banks (UBCG) organised, in cooperation with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), a two-day workshop “International Trade Finance Basic for Back Office” in period 28-29 May 2018. The workshop, funded by the EBRD Shareholder Special Fund, was presented by Sergiy Kostogryz, a Ukraine banker and EBRD consultant. s. The workshop, which was opened by Bratislav Pejaković, Secretary General of the UBCG and Jaap Sprey, head of EBRD office in Montenegro, gathered 19 participants from 10 local banks and the UBCG. In his opening remarks, Bratislav Pejakovic said that “the UBCG has a pleasure of […]
May 17, 2018

INTERNATIONAL BANKING COUNCIL MEETING HELD IN BUDVA

The Association of Montenegrin Banks hosted the meeting of the International Banking Council (IBC), which was held in Budva in period from 16 to 18 May 2018. This Council gathers the banking associations of from the Central, Eastern and South-eastern Europe. The issues of the banking systems of the associations-members were discussed at the meeting. However, the main topic was the issue of NPLs – the experiences of the countries in resolving past due loans over 90 days. Secretary General of the Association of Montenegrin Banks (UBCG) presented this complex topic, speaking about the causes, regulator’s approach in resolving the […]
May 10, 2018

Anti-Corruption Summit

Association of Montenegrin banks participated on Financial Information Sharing Partnership. In seminar hosting in Podgorica on 9-10 May 2018. organised by the UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office and supported of Italian embassy. This was part of preparations for the upcoming Western Balkans Summit in July. In an ever evolving security an technological environment, Governments and the private sector must remains responsive to the challenges of tackling money laundering and illicit finance. This is important for building resilience to corruption and developing a hospitable environment for economic growth. The event will explore how Government and banking sector can enhance their cooperation […]
March 12, 2018

Money Week, 12-18 March 2018

The Association of Montenegrin Banks promoted the European Money Week also this year. The Week was organised by the European Banking Federation with a view to promoting the importance of financial education. The Money Week is characterised by the activities that inspire children and young people to learn about money, savings, where they can make better decisions by mastering these skills through additional understanding, i.e. they can get acquainted with the financing processes and develop the entrepreneurial spirit since their childhood. Financial literacy refers to the ability to make sound financial decisions based on knowledge, skills and views, taking into […]
February 19, 2018

Banker No. 40

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November 22, 2017

International Conference on Protection of Euro against Counterfeiting

International Conference “A Community strategy to protect the Euro in the Mediterranean Area” has started today in the hotel Hilton in Podgorica. The officials of the European Central Bank (ECB), European Commission and Europol, and representatives of the central banks and governments of the countries from Mediterranean area and representatives of the Italian Embassy in Montenegro will attend the Conference organised by Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance and European Commission (EC) and supported by the Central Bank of Montenegro (CBCG). The Conference will be opened by Radoica Luburić, executive director of the CBCG, Vincenzo Del Monaco, Italian Ambassador in […]