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No-frills bank accounts help to keep...

No-frills bank accounts help to keep...

Banks

Sun, Jan 24 2021

As of September last year, banks opened 2.20 crore accounts for those who receive allowances under the...

Another sign of too much liquidity in...

Another sign of too much liquidity in...

Business

Fri, Jan 22 2021

The call money rate has been on the slide since July

The MD of an NBFI PK Halder bled dry...

The MD of an NBFI PK Halder bled dry...

Business

Thu, Jan 21 2021

MA Khaleque Khan took over as the managing director of International Leasing and Financial Services six...

IDCOL seeks unfair loan write-off facility...

IDCOL seeks unfair loan write-off facility...

Banks

Wed, Jan 20 2021

IDCOL has a pile of loans that it thinks will never be recovered and has requested the government to...

BB eases accessing foreign loans by...

BB eases accessing foreign loans by...

Banks

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Foreign-owned service companies can now avail short-term loans as working capital from their parent companies...

Banks just not getting excited about...

Banks just not getting excited about...

Banks

Tue, Jan 19 2021

Only 23 banks out of 60 have formed special funds worth Tk 2,622 crore for investing in the capital...

Uttara Finance: BSEC dispatching auditor;...

Uttara Finance: BSEC dispatching auditor;...

Business

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The twin moves are the start of a long list of penalties coming for the errant NBFI

People’s Leasing depositors want money...

People’s Leasing depositors want money...

Business

Tue, Jan 19 2021

The depositors just want the principal amount back, forfeiting claims on interest on the sum

Banks have a tantalising amount of liquidity....

Banks have a tantalising amount of liquidity....

Economy

Sun, Jan 17 2021

Government's bank borrowing in the first half of fiscal 2020-21 amounted to just 2.59% of full-year...

BB learns no lesson from reserve heist...

BB learns no lesson from reserve heist...

Business

Fri, Jan 15 2021

Malware finds way into server

BB issues emergency cyber alert for...

BB issues emergency cyber alert for...

Business

Thu, Jan 14 2021

Malicious programmes found in BB's IT infrastructure

What is the progress on stimulus package...

What is the progress on stimulus package...

Business

Thu, Jan 14 2021

The CMSME and agriculture sectors saw their rescue funds arrive at an unhurried pace, while funds to...

‘Smart’ ATMs popping up all over...

‘Smart’ ATMs popping up all over

Business

Thu, Jan 14 2021

At the end of November, there were 684 cash recycling machines, 

Banks told not to charge more than 4.5%...

Banks told not to charge more than 4.5%...

Business

Wed, Jan 13 2021

The central bank has noticed that some banks are charging borrowers the full 9 per cent interest for...

Uttara Finance takes 120 pages to justify...

Uttara Finance takes 120 pages to justify...

Business

Tue, Jan 12 2021

The letter comes after the central bank on December 1 last year had sought an explanation from the 25-year-old...

More skeletons tumble out of Uttara...

More skeletons tumble out of Uttara...

Business

Mon, Jan 11 2021

The NBFI uses floor space owned by one of its directors without BB authorisation

MFS platform is seeing a drop in active...

MFS platform is seeing a drop in active...

Business

Mon, Jan 11 2021

In November, one in three accounts were active

Uttara Finance playing fast and loose...

Uttara Finance playing fast and loose...

Business

Sun, Jan 10 2021

BB unearths scores of financial irregularities at the listed NBFI

Without BB licence, a cooperative is...

Without BB licence, a cooperative is...

Business

Fri, Jan 8 2021

STC is not allowed to conduct banking activities as per the Cooperative Societies Act-2001

Cross-border LC transaction in 38 mins?...

Cross-border LC transaction in 38 mins?...

Business

Fri, Jan 8 2021

The LC draft initiation to issuance and advising took only 38 minutes compared with the typical 24 to...

BB brings some relief for beleaguered...

BB brings some relief for beleaguered...

Business

Thu, Jan 7 2021

The disruption in instalment payments has, in turn, hampered the usual credit flow to the sector, which...