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JPD 1984 Vol. XI No. 2-c: Offshore Banking and the Philippine Economy

This article provides a background to the birth of offshore banking units (OBUs) in the Philippines, its operations and the factors affecting the positioning of financial offshore centers. It also discusses the issues confronting OBUs and its effects on domestic banks/banking technology. A short assessment of OBUs future is provided.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
Authors Keywords
Sicat, Gerardo P.; banking system; offshore banking units; financial center;
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