|Published : 21 Sep 2016, 11:50:39 | Updated : 21 Sep 2016, 11:58:48|
SCB,BD wins FinanceAsia Country Award
Standard Chartered Bank has, once again, been named the “Best Foreign Bank” in Bangladesh by FinanceAsia, a leading financial publication in the region. The bank received this prestigious award as part of FinanceAsia 2016 Country Awards for Achievement. Muhit Rahman, Managing Director and Head of Financial Institutions of Standard Chartered Bank Bangladesh accepted the award for the Bank, at FinanceAsia 2016 Country Awards Ceremony held recently in Singapore.
On winning the award for the 7th time, Abrar A. Anwar, CEO Bangladesh for Standard Chartered, said “We are delighted to win this award again, which marks our continued efforts to achieve excellence. We are thankful to all our clients, colleagues and stakeholders of the bank for their support in winning this prestigious award once again. The award is a testament to our strong commitment to being the foremost partner in progress for Bangladesh.”
FinanceAsia Country Awards for achievement celebrates excellence among the region’s financial services firms. The winners of the Country Awards were chosen from the fields of local and international banking, investment banking, and brokering. These awards are recognised as an annual benchmark for in-country performance in the financial services sector and the awards process, which is more than a decade old, seeks to highlight banks that have a commitment to attaining the highest standard.
FinanceAsia, the leading financial journal in Asia and the Pacific was established in 1996, and is Asia’s leading financial publishing company Haymarket Financial Media based in Hong Kong. With additional bureaus in Singapore and Sydney they have over 15 journalists covering Asia’s fast moving financial and capital markets, said a statement.