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Morabanc creates a new strategy and investment department

Morabanc (MoraBanc) has combined its strategy and investment teams into a new department that will optimize customer service. This new, more flexible structure will be responsible for attracting investment services professionals, who will help clients manage their savings, investments or assets according to their needs.

“Thanks to a recent agreement with Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Morabanc …

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S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB/A-2’ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Andorra

 

S&P Global Ratings affirmed its ‘BBB/A-2′ long- and short-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings on Andorra. The outlook is stable.

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The stable outlook balances our expectation of robust economic activity and sound fiscal performance against risks related to the large size of Andorra’s financial sector. It also reflects our expectation that the upcoming
government will continue …

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As of 1 March 2019, the Principality of Andorra will be part of the geographical scope of the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) schemes

As of 1 March 2019, the Principality of Andorra and the Vatican City State / the Holy See will be part of the geographical scope of the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) schemes.

The inclusion of financial institutions from these two states is a natural extension of the SEPA project and demonstrates the European willingness to harmonise …

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Cal Gastó building in El Tarter will be renovated

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The Council of Ministers, on the proposal of the head of Culture, Youth and Sports, Olga Gelabert, has approved the granting of subsidies (aimed at implementing measures of integrated conservation, restoration, maintenance and improvement of the cultural heritage of 2018) to two restoration projects in Cal Gastó, in El Tarter, for an amount …

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Anna Olsina has been appointed Deputy General Business Manager in the Andbank Group

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The Andbank Group, with its commitment as a benchmark private banking international family banking and financial group, reinforces its senior management by adding a manager of recognised standing to its headquarters, reports the bank. The aim of the appointment, pending AFA authorisation, is to ensure the cohesion and standardisation of the highest private …

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A judge in Andorra has charged 28 people, including former officials in Venezuela, with money laundering offenses

A judge in Andorra has charged 28 people, including former officials in Venezuela, with money laundering offenses over a kickbacks-for-contracts scheme that plundered $2 billion from the Venezuelan state oil company between 2007 and 2012.

Investigating magistrate Canolic Mingorance issued the indictments on Thursday, wrapping up a five-year investigation into opaque deposits in the Banca Privada …

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One of the main parliamentary bills of this fall is a document establishing guarantees for the return of bank deposits in case of default, says the general adviser of the mixed parliamentary group SDP, Victor Naudi Zamora

Throughout the autumn, the Andorran parliament will continue to consider draft laws related to the regulation of the financial and banking activities of the principality. The purpose of the laws is to fulfill the requirements arising from the Monetary Agreement signed in 2010 between Andorra and the European Union.

These requirements should be explained to banks …

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