Effective April 1st, 2013, please note that cheques issued under the name of Butterfield Bank (Barbados) Limited will no longer be honoured for payment, since Butterfield Bank (Barbados) Limited has been purchased by First Citizens Bank Limited.

All Butterfield branded cheques presented for payment, dated April 1st or later will be returned to the payee with the following notation/stamp:-

'Refer to Drawer - Cheque Form Requires Change'

Persons receiving the cheques, with the above notation/stamp, are advised that the above notation on a returned cheque does not represent insufficient funds on the part of the person writing or issuing such cheque(s). Butterfield cheques which are dated prior to April 1st, 2013 will continue to be honoured by First Citizens.


We apologize for any inconvenience caused.


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