Bank Certification Verification System (BCVS) for Thrift Banks

news-04062011-01The British Embassy extends to the member-banks of the Chamber of Thrift Banks (CTB) participation in the BCVS, a mechanism by which the Embassy can verify or validate via electronic mode the authenticity of the Bank Certification issued by the banks to their depositors for visa application purposes. The BAP-Credit Bureau hosts/operates the system.

Shown in photo during the signing of the agreement are (seated from L-R), CTB Executive Director Suzanne Felix; CTB Immediate Past President & PSBank President Pascual Garcia III; UK Border Agency Clearance Manager Daniel Hill; BAP-CB Managing Director Leonilo Coronel. Standing from L-R are BAP-CB Systems & Technology Director Francis Avellana and BAP-CB Manager Manolet Batallones.