Standard Chartered “Best International Bank”
Standard Chartered Bank Bangladesh was recently recognized as “Best International Bank” at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2021.
This is the third consecutive year that the bank has received the award and the seventh major international award it has bagged in 2021 to date, a press release said.
The bank’s commitment to supporting Bangladesh’s continued prosperity, even in the face of the challenge of Covid-19, has earned it 25 major international awards in the past year.
The bank was also recognized by Bangladesh Bank as the international bank with the highest CSR spending in 2020.
For 2021, Standard Chartered Bank Bangladesh has announced a Tk 135million ($ 1.6million) Covid-19 Strategic Response Action Plan that supports healthcare and immediate assistance, regenerates livelihoods and catalyzes long-term growth.
“As the oldest financial institution in Bangladesh, we have always believed that whatever is good for our nation is good for the bank in the long run. Our strategy is guided by this conviction, ”said Naser Ezaz Bijoy, Managing Director of Standard Chartered Bangladesh.