Programa de Mejora de la Información y Procedimientos de los Bancos Centrales en el Área de Remesas

International Remittances in Barbados

Description: Public descriptive document of the remittance market in Barbados, including: economic context, the institutional and legal framework of this market; characteristics of the issuers, of the recipients and providers of remittances, the means and channels of payment; costs of remittance, disclosure, transparency and consumer protection, as well as the methodology for the measurement of these flows.

Keywords: Remittances in Barbados, Remittances measurement in Barbados, Description of the remittances market in Barbados, Economic and remittances market background in Barbados, Legal and institutional framework of the remittances market in Barbados, Characteristics of senders and receivers of remittances from and to Barbados, Means and channels of payments for remittances in Barbados, Cost and access to the remittances market in Barbados, Remittances market structure in Barbados, Methodology for the measurement of remittances in Barbados, Transparency and disclosure of remittances data in Barbados, Consumer protection in the remittances market in Barbados, Central Bank of Barbados.

Topic: Remittances.

Product type: Product Knowledge.

Product subtype: Technical Publications.

Product Creation Date: June 2010.

Product format: Document

Author: CEMLA, IADB/MIF, Central Bank of Barbados, René Maldonado, Alvon Moore, Magali Luna