Bank of St. Helena

Bank Of St. Helena

Bank of St. Helena

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The Bank of St Helena is a government-owned bank based on the British overseas territory of Saint Helena, also operating in the dependent territory of Ascension Island. The Government of St. Helena owns 100% of the bank and operates it as a parastatal. The Governor appoints the board of Directors. The bank has a balance sheet of around SHP 33 million. Lending accounts for SHP 5.4 million, and SHP 24.5 million is invested in UK Gilts.()

Services

The bank offers both current and savings accounts to personal customers, as well as business banking from two offices in Jamestown, Saint Helena, and Georgetown, Ascension Island.

The bank also offers services to tourists and others visiting Saint Helena and Ascension Island. These include currency exchange, encashment of traveller's cheques and providing cash advances on selected credit/debit cards.

The bank maintains a relationship with Lloyds TSB Bank, allowing its customers to use their banking network for United Kingdom and international money transmission.

Current details of the bank's services are available on its website.

Money and banking on Saint Helena

The Currency Commissioners, part of the government of Saint Helena, issue the island's banknotes and coins. Bank of St Helena is the island's only bank and the island does not have a central bank. The bank sets its own deposit and lending rates. As at May 2011 the ordinary savings rate is 2% and the normal personal lending rate is 7%.

History

The bank was formed on 1...
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