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Best Bank - Jamaica

Oct 31, 2007

National Commercial Bank (NCB) has steadily grown its lending portfolio to become Jamaica's largest financial institution by assets in a market with some heavy foreign hitters. It has maintained an ambitious growth plan that endured a change of government and two rough hurricane seasons. Innovative capital raising strategies leave NCB poised to become a strong regional player, earning it LatinFinance 2007 Bank of the Year honors for Jamaica.

"We bought a national treasure that had lost its luster," says Rob Almeida, director responsible for...

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