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Sunday Morning ni Amorsolo

Countryside Banking

DID YOU KNOW…

...that 1897 marked the beginning of countryside banking in the Philippines with the establishment of the Iloilo branch of El Banco Español Filipino on March 15, 1897?
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…that this branch was opened in spite of the ongoing Philippine revolution against the Spanish colonial government?
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…that the bank opted to establish its first branch in Iloilo because of the emergence of this region as a promising sugar central?
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…that it was Nicholas Loney (the British vice consul in Iloilo from 1856 to 1869) who was credited for boosting sugar production in Iloilo and the Panay provinces?
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…that Loney first arranged for the direct shipment of agricultural products from the port of Iloilo to Australia and Europe, thus providing local traders access to cash transactions at better prices?
 

 

Investments
  • account - tala
  • acid test - acid test
  • alimony - sustento
  • annuity based on real estate - taunang bayad mula sa lupa
  • arbitrage - arbitage
  • asked price - sinabing halaga
  • asset management - pamamahala sa ari-arian
  • to bargain - tumawad
  • bearer bond - bearer bond
  • bellwether - bellwether
  • beneficiary  - tagapakinabang
  • benefit purchase plan - benefit purchase plan
  • block - bloke
  • blue chip - blue chip
  • bond assurance - bond assurance
  • broker - broker
  • brokerage - brokerage
  • bullion - bulyon
  • call option - call option
  • callable stock - callable stock
  • capital gain - kinitang pera mula sa puhunan
  • certificate - katibayan
  • certified financial planner  - certified financial planner
  • charitable gift - kawanggawa
  • closed-end funds - closed-end funds
  • coefficient - coefficient
  • coins - barya
  • collectible - natitipon
  • commercial bond - commercial bond
  • commercial paper - commercial paper
  • commodities market - commodities market
  • compounding - compounding
  • consumer price index - consumer price indeks
  • convertible - mapapalitan
  • cost of living - halaga ng pamumuhay
  • coupon - kupon
  • coupon bond - coupon bond
  • deferred - ipagpaliban
  • discount - diskuwento
  • diversification - pag-iiba-iba
  • estate planning - estate planning
  •  Federal deposit insurance (FDIC) - FDIC
  • federal Savings and Loan Insurance - Federal Savings and Loan Insurance
  • federated investors - federated investors
  • fluctuation - pagbabagu-bago
  • futures - futures
  • hedging - hedging
  • high yield - mataas ang kita
  • individual retirement plan - pansariling retirement plan
  • insured - naseguro
  • joint - magkasama
  • life expectancy -  inaasahang taon ng buhay
  • low yield - mababang kita
  • mining stocks - stocks sa pagmimina
  • money market account - money market account
  • municipal bond  - municipal bond
  • mutual fund - mutual fund
  • non-qualified - hindi kwalipikado
  • options - options
  • over the counter (OTC) - OTC
  • penny stocks - penny stocks
  • point - punto
  • portfolio - portfolio
  • premature withdrawal - pagtanggal ng pera na wala sa oras
  • put option - put option
  • rating - marka
  • real estate - lupa
  • real estate investment trusts (REIT) - REIT
  • registered - rehistrado
  • retirement plan - programang plano sa pagreretiro
  • revenue - kita
  • reverse mortgage - reverse mortgage
  • rollover - ipagulong
  • savings account - savings account
  • second mortgage - pangalawang mortgage
  • straddle  - ibuka
  • tax free - walang buwis
  • treasury - pananalapi
  • treasury bills (short-term) - treasury bills
  • treasury bond - treasury bond
  • treasury notes (long-term) - treasury notes
  • trust fund - trust fund
  • venture capital - pondo sa negosyo
  • warrants - mga warant