US Banks in the Philippines

There are 3 US banks in the Philippines. All 3 are commercial banks and operating as overseas branches of the US banks. Citibank, N.A. Bank of America, N.A. JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. Of these 3 US banks, it’s only CITIBANK that offers consumer banking in the Philippines. It has 3 branches: Makati City, San […]

Bank of America Philippines

The Philippine office of Bank of America Philippines, or Bank of America, National Association, is in Makati: Bank of America, N.A. 27th Floor, Philamlife Tower 8767 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City 1226 Phones: 815-5000 / 815-5600 Fax: 815-5582 It is a commercial bank branch of the US-based bank Bank of America and it has only one […]

Philippine Savings Bank

Philippine Savings Bank? Are you looking for a list of Philippine Savings banks? If yes, here’s a list of Philippine savings banks or thrift banks. And here’s a list of the top savings banks in the Philippines by assets as of September 2017. Or are you looking for Philippine Savings Bank, the subsidiary of Metrobank? […]

Chase Bank Philippines

Chase Bank Philippines? Are you looking for a Chase Bank in the Philippines, perhaps a branch or subsidiary of the U.S.-based Chase Bank? Sad to say, there’s no Chase Bank branch here in the Philippines, which displays this logo, where you can just enter and make banking transactions using your US-based Chase Bank account. Chase […]

BDO Remittance Partner in Bulgaria — TavexWise

Send money from Bulgaria to the Philippines by using TavexWise, a BDO Remittance Partner in Bulgaria. St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Sofia, Bulgaria TavexWise claims that its rates are cheaper than those charged by Western Union, Moneygram, Azimo, TransferWise and CurrencyFair. It also claims that since it’s part of a group that deals with currency exchange, […]

Banks Closed Down in 2018

See below the 12 banks closed down in 2018.   In 2017, only 7 Philippine banks failed. Six were rural banks and one was a thrift bank.This year, the month of January passed without any bank closed down, and I was glad. The programs of the BSP, PDIC and Landbank to strengthen rural banks must […]

Philippine Banks Closed in 2007

Here’s a list of banks closed by the BSP in 2007: 15   rural banks closed   2   savings bank closed (Sandigan Savings Bank and Area Development Bank) — 17   banks closed 17.  Rural Bank of Malilipot (Albay)    – Head office at Belen St., Malilipot, Albay    – Closed by the BSP on December 6, […]