At the end of last month, Scotiabank (Bahamas) Ltd. purchased the Bahamian VISA portfolio of Citibank.

The VISA card business in The Bahamas includes Gold, Classic, and Aadvantage cards. This acquisition makes Scotiabank’s the largest issue of MasterCard and VISA products combined in The Bahamas, and reinforces its leading position across the region. Said President Bruce Birmingham, *”Scotiabank is committed to our customers in The Bahamas, and as the Caribbean’s leading bank, we look forward to continued growth across the region”.*

Added Tony Allen, Managing Director, Scotiabank (Bahamas) Ltd., *”We look forward to continuing to meet the financial goals of our customers and communities across The Bahamas. The addition of the VISA cards to our credit card products will allow our customers to choose the card that bests fits their needs.”*