একটি দেশের ব্যাংকিং লেনদেন যতটা ভাল হবে, তা থেকেই বুঝতে হবে ঐ দেশের অর্থনৈতিক অবস্থা ততোটা ভাল। একটি দেশের বাণিজ্যিক লেনদেনে ঐ দেশের ব্যাংক এর ভুমিকা সব থেকে বেশি। After liberation war of 1972, State Bank of Pakistan (Dhaka Branch) has been converted to the Bangladesh Bank. Bangladesh Bank is the central bank of Bangladesh which founded on December 16, 1971 and it is a member of the Asian clearing union.
It is the common question that How many Banks in Bangladesh? Lot of people looking for google search that top 10 Ranking Bangladesh bank, Best banking service in Bangladesh, Total Bank list in Bangladesh, Islamic bank in Bangladesh etc.
In this article, I am going to share list of All Public, Private commercial Banks in Bangladesh as like State Owned Commercial Banks or Government bank or public bank in Bangladesh, Private Commercial Banks (Non-Government bank), Islamic Commercial Bank list, Foreign Commercial Bank and Non-banking financial institutions in Bangladesh.
Public commercial banks in Bangladesh
Right now (May 2021) there are total 8 public banks/ Government Bank found in Bangladesh Bank database (bb.org.bd) while 2 specialized banks are currently operating their services beside of 6 public commercial banks in Bangladesh.
State Owned Commercial Banks in Bangladesh
- Agrani Bank LTD
- Janata Bank LTD
- Sonali Bank LTD
- Rupali Bank LTD
- BASIC Bank LTD
- Bangladesh Development Bank LTD (BDBL)
State Owned Specialized Banks in Bangladesh
Private commercial banks in Bangladesh
The private banks owned by the private group of company in Bangladesh. Right now (May 2021) 40 private commercial banks in Bangladesh. There are two type of Private Bank in Bangladesh.
1. Conventional Private commercial banks.
2. Islami Shariah Based Private commercial banks.
List of Bangladesh Conventional Private commercial banks
Right now in Bangladesh in total 30 conventional Private commercial banks (PCBs). They perform the banking functions in conventional fashion (interest-based operations).
- AB Bank Limited
- Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited
- Bank Asia Limited
- BRAC Bank Limited
- Dhaka Bank Limited
- Dutch Bangla Bank Limited
- Eastern Bank Limited
- Global Islami Bank Ltd
- IFIC Bank Limited
- Jamuna Bank Limited
- Meghna Bank Limited
- Mercantile Bank Limited
- Midland Bank Limited
- Modhumoti Bank Limited
- Mutual Trust Bank Limited
- National Bank Limited
- NCC Bank Limited
- NRB Commercial Bank Limited
- One Bank Limited
- PadmaBank Ltd
- The Premier Bank Limited
- Prime Bank Limited
- Pubali Bank Limited
- Shimanto Bank Ltd.
- SBAC Bank Ltd.
- Southeast Bank Limited
- The City Bank Limited
- Trust Bank Limited
- United Commercial Bank Ltd
- Uttara Bank Limited
List of Bangladesh Islami Shariah-Based Private commercial banks
There are 10 Islami Shariah-based Private commercial banks (PCBs) in Bangladesh and they execute banking activities according to Islami Shariah-based principles (Profit-Loss Sharing (PLS) mode).
- Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd.
- EXIM Bank Ltd
- First Security Islami Bank Ltd
- ICB Islamic Bank Ltd
- Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd
- Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd
- Social Islami Bank Ltd
- Union Bank Ltd
- Standard Bank Limited
- NRB Bank Limited
Foreign commercial banks (FCBs) in Bangladesh
Right now there are 9 Foreign commercial banks (FCBs) are operating in Bangladesh as the branches of the banks which are incorporated in abroad.
- Bank Al-Falah Islamic Bank (United Arab Emirates)
- HSBC (Hong Kong)
- National Bank of Pakistan (Pakistan)
- Citibank NA (United States of America)
- Standard Chartered Bank (United Kingdom)
- State Bank of India (India)
- Woori Bank (South Korea)
- Commercial Bank of Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
- Habib Bank LTD (Pakistan)
Non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) in Bangladesh
Right now there are 35 Non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) are operating in Bangladesh which are regulated under Financial Institution Act, 1993 and controlled by Bangladesh Bank.
- Phoenix Finance and Investments LTD
- People’s Leasing and Financial Services LTD
- National Housing Finance and Investments LTD
- Meridian Finance and Investment LTD
- Realistic Finance Bank LTD
- Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB)
- Uttara Finance and Investments LTD
- United Leasing Company LTD
- Prime Finance & Investment LTD
- Premier Leasing & Finance LTD
- SUMON Bank
- Hajj Finance Company LTD
- Agrani SME Finance Company LTD
- First Lease Finance & Investment LTD
- GSP Finance Company (Bangladesh) LTD (GSPB)
- Bangladesh Industrial Finance Company LTD (BIFC)
- National Finance LTD
- MIDAS Financing LTD
- Islamic Finance and Investment LTD
- LankaBangla Finance LTD
- Infrastructure Development Company LTD (IDCOL)
- Industrial Promotion and Development Company of Bangladesh LTD (IPDC)
- Union Capital LTD
- FAS Finance & Investment LTD
- Fareast Finance & Investment LTD
- Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation LTD (DBH)
- Bay Leasing & Investment LTD
- The UAE-Bangladesh Investment Company LTD
- Industrial and Infrastructure Development Finance Company (IIDFC) LTD
- IDLC Finance LTD
- International Leasing and Financial Services LTD
- CAPM Venture Capital and Finance LTD
- Saudi-Bangladesh Industrial & Agricultural Investment Company LTD (SABINCO)
- Reliance Finance LTD
- Bangladesh Finance & Investment Company LTD