List of country’s top 10 banks published...

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List of country’s top 10 banks published

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 03:29 PM, 15 August 2021   Updated: 08:06 PM, 15 August 2021

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Bangladesh Bank has published the list of best banks and non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) in the country based on their performance in the year 2020. 

The Sustainable Finance Department (SFD) of the central bank prepared the list of top 10 sustainable banks and five non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) based on their performances and published their names on its website based on a rating. 

This is the first time Bangladesh Bank published such a rating. 

Top 10 sustainable banks 
Al-Arafah Islami Bank, Bank Asia, BRAC Bank, Dutch-Bangla Bank, Exim Bank, Islami Bank, Mutual Trust Bank, Prime Bank, The City Bank and United Commercial Bank.

Five sustainable non-bank financial institutions 
Hodge Finance, IDLC Finance, IPDC Finance, Saudi-Bangladesh Industrial and Agriculture Investment Company Limited and United Finance Limited.

Bangladesh Bank has verified this standard based on four indicators. Sustainable Finance Indicators, Green Refinancing, Social Responsibility (CSR) and Core Banking Sustainability of core banking activities.