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BB raises loan ceiling for trade-based...

BB raises loan ceiling for trade-based...

Banks

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Deadline to disburse stimulus fund extended to Dec 31

Private sector’s demand for credit wanes...

Private sector’s demand for credit wanes...

Banks

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Came down to 8.6 per cent from 9.5 per cent the previous month

Should BB follow RBI’s lead and merge...

Should BB merge weak banks with sound...

Banks

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Last week, the Reserve Bank of India proposed the merger of capital-starved 94-year-old Lakshmi Vilas...

Social Islami Bank’s Tk 500 crore bond...

Social Islami Bank’s Tk 500 crore bond...

Stock Market

Thu, Nov 26 2020

The per unit price of the bond was fixed at Tk 10 lakh

Banks find themselves in unfamiliar...

Banks in unfamiliar territory

Banks

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Managed to give out only 45.4% of the Tk 5,000cr fund in six-and-a-half months

IFIC's right offer bid scrapped

IFIC's right offer bid scrapped

Stock Market

Tue, Nov 24 2020

A rights issue is an invitation to existing shareholders to buy more shares at rates discounted

Standard Bank appoints new AMD

Standard Bank appoints new AMD

Banks

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Prior to joining SBL, he was the deputy managing director of Prime Bank

Good news for CMSMEs as BB sets 6% lending...

Good news for CMSMEs as BB sets 6% lending...

Banks

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Apart from fresh loans, the lending rate would also be effective for existing loans as well from November...

BB dispatches observer to One Bank

BB dispatches observer to One Bank

Banks

Tue, Nov 24 2020

'The bank has failed to maintain the requirements of the central bank'

BB gets two new deputy governors

BB gets two new deputy governors

Banks

Mon, Nov 23 2020

The two will join SM Moniruzzaman and Ahmed Jamal, the other two deputy governors

Mercantile Bank to issue Tk 500cr subordinated...

Mercantile Bank to issue Tk 500cr subordinated...

Banks

Mon, Nov 23 2020

Under Basel III, a bank's tier 1 and tier 2 assets must be at least 10.5 per cent of its risk-weighted...

HSBC appoints Kevin Green as head of...

HSBC appoints Kevin Green as head of...

Banks

Sun, Nov 22 2020

In his most recent role, Green was the chief risk officer for HSBC Vietnam

How sub-branches are helping banks cut...

How sub-branches are helping banks cut...

Banks

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Sub-branches are playing a vital role in bringing down operational costs at a time when cost-cutting...

BB relaxes outward remittance policy...

BB relaxes outward remittance policy...

Banks

Thu, Nov 19 2020

However, the central bank notice said that the amount could be 1 per cent of their annual sales...

Small relief for exporters as BB extends...

Small relief for exporters as BB extends...

Banks

Wed, Nov 18 2020

Until now, they had four months or 120 days to receive the sum from abroad

Is it time to expand the bailout for...

Is it time to expand the bailout for...

Banks

Wed, Nov 18 2020

As of October, banks have disbursed just 42 per cent of the sum among the CMSMEs despite a repeated push...

Now banks’ problem is too much...

Now banks’ problem is too much...

Banks

Wed, Nov 18 2020

At the end of September, excess liquidity in the banking sector stood at Tk 169,658 crore

The liquidity situation in Apr-Jun was...

The liquidity situation in Apr-Jun was...

Banks

Wed, Nov 18 2020

Says BB’s financial stability report on the quarter

BB eases fund repatriation for foreign...

BB eases fund repatriation for foreign...

Banks

Tue, Nov 17 2020

The balances held in the concerned foreign currency accounts were repatriable abroad without approval...

Bangladesh Bank invites micro traders...

BB invites micro traders to formal banking...

Banks

Mon, Nov 16 2020

Trade documents no longer needed to open merchant accounts with banks or MFS providers

IFC appoints representative director...

IFC appoints representative director...

Banks

Mon, Nov 16 2020

In March 2017, the Bangladesh Bank allowed City Bank to sell 5 per cent of its shares worth Tk 130 crore...