June 17, 2022
June 17, 2022

Bangladeshi individuals, Banks: Deposits with Swiss banks rise 55pc

Funds deposited by Bangladeshi citizens and banks with different Swiss banks witnessed a massive rise of 55 percent to 871 million Swiss francs (CHF), about Tk 8,266 crore, in 2021 compared to the previous year.

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Bank vendors can’t be those of high-ups: BB

Bangladesh Bank yesterday asked banks to refrain from procuring goods and services from firms in which directors and high officials of the lenders have ownership, be it direct or indirect. 

June 16, 2022
June 16, 2022

Global Islami Bank IPO gets nod

Global Islami Bank got the nod to raise funds of Tk 425 crore from the stock market by offloading ordinary shares through an initial public offering (IPO).

June 14, 2022
June 14, 2022

Resolve complaints seriously

Bangladesh Bank yesterday asked banks to seriously look into and resolve complaints of clients over their financial services so that none faces further hassles. 

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

BRB Hospitals offers discounts to IBBL cardholders

Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd (IBBL) recently signed a memorandum of understanding with BRB Hospitals enabling up to 25 per cent discount at the hospital for the bank’s cardholders, officials and their family members.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

40 entrepreneurs get loan from Midland Bank

Midland Bank in collaboration with Usha Foundation, a non-government organisation, disbursed a loan of Tk 1 crore, out of Tk 4.50 crore, among 40 entrepreneurs of Jamdani Cluster in Narayanganj.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

StanChart Saadiq Bangladesh wins award

Standard Chartered Saadiq Bangladesh has won an award at Digital CX Awards 2022 in the category of digital customer experience across the financial services ecosystem.

June 12, 2022
June 12, 2022

Eastern Bank, DSE launch Visa credit card

Eastern Bank has launched a co-brand credit card with Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE) and Visa exclusively for the stock market employees and its trading right entitlement certificate (TREC) holder companies.

June 9, 2022
June 9, 2022

Ten banks face capital shortfall of Tk 27,051cr

Ten banks in Bangladesh collectively faced a capital shortfall of Tk 27,051 crore in March, an indication of their fragile health caused by years of irregularities.

June 8, 2022
June 8, 2022

City Bank attains higher credit rating

City Bank’s credit ratings have recently been upgraded by the Credit Rating Agency of Bangladesh, the long term from AA2 to AA1 and the short term from ST-2 to ST-1.