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BB extends Tk2,183cr liquidity support to nine commercial banks

  • Published at 01:39 am September 12th, 2019
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The Bangladesh Bank building at Motijheel Mehedi Hasan/ Dhaka Tribune

The central bank said the liquidity support was provided at 6% flat annual interest rate under the REPO (Repurchase Agreement) facility

Nine commercial banks received Tk2,183 crore liquidity support from Bangladesh Bank (BB) in the last couple of days, said a BB press release yesterday.

The central bank said the liquidity support was provided at 6% flat annual interest rate under the REPO (Repurchase Agreement) facility.

In separate REPO auctions, seven primary dealer (PD) banks received Tk1,791.77 crore and two non-PD banks received Tk391.87 crore, it said.