This morning a branch of the ‘Banco Azteca’ bank in the city of La Lima was robbed; the perpetrators escaped. Witnesses of the event said it happened as soon as the bank opened. Two subjects entered, posing as clients, and shot the security guard and the manager on duty. Perpetrators stole a safe before escaping […]
President of the Central Bank of Honduras (BCH), María Elena Mondragón, announced that a mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will arrive in Honduras next week. Ten days remain for assessing the compliance of INPREMA with the economic program of 2011, and initiating talks for the feasibility of signing a new agreement. BCH President […]
Banco Ficohsa (Ficohsa) bank has opened a new branch in the modern Pedregal Plaza in San Pedro Sula. Customers have four windows available to conduct all the banking transactions which Fichosa offers, including withdrawals and deposits, check-cashing, and remittance disbursements.
Executive Director the Honduran Association of Banking Institutions (Ahiba), María Lidia Soriano, confirmed that on Saturday, December 31st, national banks will respond to the public needs by operating special windows at shopping mall branches and supermarkets. January 1st falls on a Sunday, therefore at the banks in Honduras, the doors will remain closed. On January […]
Ficohsa Financial Group (GFF), signed an agreement to acquire 90 percent of the shares of Banco Americano, S.A., a bank in the Guatemalan financial system that has operated since 1995. The completion of the transaction is subject to authorization by the Superintendent of Banks of Guatemala. This is part of the normal rules of procedure […]