Standard Chartered Bangladesh has earned two accolades at award ceremonies organised by Asian Banking and Finance (ABF) recently.
The bank was recognised as being the nation’s “International Trade Finance Bank of the Year” at the ABF Wholesale Banking Awards 2022, said a press release.
Standard Chartered Bangladesh was awarded “International Trade Finance Bank of the Year” for placing a relentless focus on digitisation and sustainability, constantly innovating, executing pioneering transactions, and building client-centric trade solutions.
The bank’s Saadiq Sadaqah Account was recognised as being Bangladesh’s “Islamic Banking Initiative of the Year.”
The Standard Chartered Saadiq Sadaqah Account – the first account of its kind – is designed to empower clients to seamlessly donate profits realised in the account to a charity of their choice.
With over 117 years of uninterrupted presence in the nation, Standard Chartered Bangladesh is the only multinational universal Bank in Bangladesh. As the nation’s longstanding partner in progress, Standard Chartered is providing banking services to people and companies to help foster greater success, wealth, job creation, and growth.
The Bank’s commitment to promoting economic and social development in Bangladesh is centred around principles of sustainability and equity. Standard Chartered’s commitment to support Bangladesh’s continued journey of prosperity saw the bank secure 31 major international awards in 2021.