Belgian Banks Information

Online Banking in Belgium

Online Banking in BelgiumThe recent attacks on Zaventem and Brussels have made security officials in Belgium rethink about the physical security of the country. Apart from the physical security, it is the high time for the officials to pay attention towards the cyber security as well. If there are any cyber security gaps, necessary measures need to be taken immediately to fix them and stay away from a potential attack in the future.

Short introduction to the Belgian banking system

Short introduction to the Belgian banking systemBelgium is one of the major banking and financial centers of the European Union. Since 1999, Belgium and 10 other countries – EU members have begun the transition to the third phase of construction of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) in the EU.

The National Bank of Belgium

The National Bank of BelgiumThe National Bank of Belgium (Nationale Bank van BelgiĆ«, Banque nationale de Belgique, or Belgische Nationalbank) is Belgium’s central bank. The Bank was founded on May 5th, 1850 as a corporation.

Money, currency and payments in Belgium

Money, currency and payments in BelgiumMonetary unit in Belgium is the EURO (equal to 100 cents). In circulation are banknotes in denominations of 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 and 500 euros, as well as coins in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 cents.