1st April 2016
Metro Manila  When a whopping $81 million in illicit funds was transferred from the Bangladesh Bank to the Jupiter branch of the Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC), it first appeared to be an isolated case with only a small branch of one Philippine bank involved. “Unfortunately for us,… Read More
31st March 2016
RCBC said it has closed its remittance operations in Italy because it could not meet on time the computer systems capabilities required of it by Banca D’Italia since 2014. Read More
31st March 2016
The Bangladesh Bank-hired jurist sounded upbeat Wednesday about retrieving the entire US$81million stolen out from the BB foreign-exchange reserves through a trans-national cyber heist. Read More
30th March 2016
MANILA - Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) on Wednesday filed criminal charges against Jupiter branch manager Maia Santos-Deguito and senior customer relationship officer Angela Torres, both tagged in the $81-million money laundering controversy. Read More
30th March 2016
The Department of Justice (DOJ) said it is now in possession of the bank records of the anomalous bank accounts in the Rizal Commercial Baking Corp. (RCBC) involving stolen USD81 million, which is the center of investigation by the Senate. Read More
30th March 2016
The laundering of $81 million stolen from the Bangladesh Central Bank wired to the Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. (RCBC) Jupiter Branch in Makati City (Metro Manila) endangers remittances of overseas Filipino workers worth at least P26 billion a year. Read More
29th March 2016
Rizal Commercial Banking Corp. dollar bonds dropped for an 11th straight day Tuesday as the Philippine Senate continued an investigation involving the lender’s links to laundering of $81 million stolen from Bangladesh central bank. Read More
29th March 2016
Two Chinese businessmen brought $81 million stolen from Bangladesh Bank into Philippines, Kam Sin Wong, a suspect said. Read More
29th March 2016
A Chinese junket operator in Manila said on Tuesday that two high-rollers from Beijing and Macau were responsible for bringing $81 million stolen by hackers from Bangladesh's central bank into the Philippines. Read More
29th March 2016
[MANILA] Kim Wong, the Philippine gambling junket operator whom a lawmaker has dubbed the 'missing link' in the cyber heist of US$81 million in Bangladesh central bank funds, will testify Tuesday before a televised Senate committee meeting. Read More