BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, AUGUST 16TH 2006 (CUOPM)
The Saint Kitts – Nevis based Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is again teaming up with financial and academic partners to host another Savings and Investment Course.The 10-week course is scheduled to start at the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College on September 21st.
According to the regional financial institution, the week course will focus students on areas such as personal financial planning, debt management, risk management strategies and trading on the securities market.
“The knowledge and skills that will be acquired are expected to translate into positive outcomes not only for the students, but also for the country and the region as a whole,” the ECCB said in a statement.
It said that some 115 persons have successfully completed the course since its commencement in St. Kitts in October 2004.
Delivery of the course is being made possible through the successful fostering of partnerships between the ECCB, the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College, the University of the West Indies and local financial institutions.
Prospective registrants should contact Mrs Cicely Jacobs at the University Centre, School of Continuing Studies at 465-2190.