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January 18, 2017 BRAC Bank signs custodial services agreement with Delta Capital Limited
BRAC Bank Limited and Delta Capital Limited signed a custodial agreement. Under the agreement BRAC Bank will be extending its custodial services to the foreign clients of Delta Capital Limited who are planning to invest in the Bangladesh capital market. Delta Capital Limited will also be introducing foreign potential custodial clients to BRAC Bank and will also provide brokerage services to the clients.
Mr. Mohammad Mamdudur Rashid, Additional Managing Director, BRAC Bank, and Mr. Zeyad Rahman, Chief Executive Officer, Delta Capital Limited, signed the agreement on behalf of their respective organization. Mr. Mahmoodun Nabi Chowdhury, Head of Corporate Banking, and Mr. Md. Sekander-E-Azam, Head of Cash Management & Custodial Services, BRAC Bank, were also present at the signing ceremony along with other senior officials from both the organizations.
January 15, 2017 BRAC Bank opens dedicated ATMs at factory of Employee Banking Partner Tamishna Group
As part of providing customized banking services to the big corporate organizations, BRAC Bank Limited opened dedicated in-house ATM in the factory premises of Tamishna Group, one of the leading garment manufacturer and exporter in the country.
Mr. Selim R. F. Hussain, Managing Director & CEO, BRAC Bank Limited, and Mr. Gulzar A Chowdhury, Managing Director, Tamishna Group, formally inaugurated the two ATMs in the factory in Bhadam Bazar, Tongi on January 12, 2017.
Mr. Mahmoodun Nabi Chowdhury, Head of Corporate Banking, and Mr. Kyser Hamid, Acting Head of Retail Banking and Head of Retail Sales, BRAC Bank Limited, were present on the occasion.
The opening of the in-house ATMs is as part of exclusive Employee Banking Services with Tamishna Group. The exclusive and customized banking services to the corporate houses like Tamishna Group is aimed at strengthening corporate relationship and exploring retail business opportunities.
January 06, 2017 BRAC Bank organizes DOUR 2017 - a Marathon for humanity
The employees of BRAC Bank has organized a mini marathon titled "BRAC Bank DOUR 2017 â Kalyaner Pothochola" to raise fund for the humanity.
This is the first such marathon initiative by a bank in the country and is unique in serving the humanity. BRAC Bank has been organizing the marathon since 2011.
Mr. Annisul Huq, Mayor, Dhaka North City Corporation, has attended the program as the Chief Guest at the annual marathon at South Plaza area of Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban on January 6, 2017.
Mr. Selim R.F. Hussain, Managing Director & CEO, BRAC Bank Limited, and the employees of BRAC Bank across the country have taken part in the marathon for a social cause. The officials of other private banks, corporate houses and media and film celebrities have also participated in the marathon.
The marathon started at 7:00 a.m. in the morning. More than 6,000 employees of BRAC Bank and other organizations have participated in the marathon that started from the centre point of Manik Miah Avenue towards Khamar Bari, crossing Rokeya Shoroni, IDB Bhaban Agargaon and finally finishing at the center point of Manik Miah Avenue again.
On the occasion, the employees have raised a fund of Tk. 13 lac, and the company doubled it to Tk. 26 lac from its CSR Fund.
BRAC Bank has donated Tk. 10 lac to Bangladesh Centre for Rehabilitation of the Paralyzed (CRP) that provides treatment and rehabilitation support to the disabled people. After the marathon, Mr. Selim R.F. Hussain, Managing Director & CEO, BRAC Bank Limited, has handed over the cheque the representative of CRP.
Earlier this winter, a portion of the DOUR Fund was utilized to distribute 15,000 blankets to the cold affected people in Nilphamari, Kurigram, Khulna and Barguna.
In this memorable event, Mr. Selim R.F. Hussain, Managing Director & CEO, BRAC Bank Limited, said, âAs a follower of 3P Philosophy â People, Planet and Profit, the social welfare mission is rooted in the value system of the bank. I am overwhelmed to see the passion and enthusiasm in our colleagues to contribute to the society. As a corporate organization we are proud to organize such a social event that goes a long way for the welfare of the people and society.â