August 23, 2019

Category: Business

PSBank Dives into Bonds with Php6.3-B Issue

​Media Release: MAKATI – Philippine Savings Bank (PSBank) has listed its Fixed Rate Bonds due 2021 with a total issue size of Php6.3 billion. The amount is approximately twice its initial target of Php3 billion. With a quarterly coupon rate of 5.6% per annum, this issue hikes the year-to-date total of new listings on PDEx […]

Mastercard Acquisition of Transfast Further Widens its Payment Network

Media Release:​ Highlights: ● The acquisition will enable partner banks to service consumers, businesses, governments and merchants effectively and efficiently, allowing them to send and receive money cross-border. ●  The deal strengthens Mastercard’s wide range of payment solutions and its global network, with Transfast reaching 90% of the population and over 90% of the world’s […]

CARAGA Fishermen’s ‘Coop’ Catches ‘Best SETUP Adoptor’ Crown at NSTW 2019

Updated, July 22, 2019, to add statements of DOST Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña and DOST-CARAGA Regional Director Dominga “Inday” D. Mallonga, input the correct SETUP funding for MAFISCO from Php1.9 million (as earlier published) to Php1.732 million. By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current News […]