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Research Workshop on “Effectiveness of Risk Management Division of Banks-An Assessment” held at BIBM

Written by Manager

Monday 16th September 2019

Press Release
Dhaka, 16 September, 2019:
A half day long research workshop was held at the Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) on 16 September, 2019, in its auditorium. Md. Nazimuddin,     Executive Director, Bangladesh Bank and Director General of BIBM  delivered welcome address. Dr. Barkat-e-Khuda, Dr. Muzaffer Ahmed Chair Professor of BIBM & Former  Professor of Dhaka University Chaired the Program.  The program was inaugurated by S.M. Moniruzzaman, Chairman of BIBM Executive Committee and Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank.

A paper titled “Effectiveness of Risk Management Division of Banks-An Assessment”  was presented in the research workshop by Md. Nehal Ahmed,   Professor of BIBM.  on behalf of research the team. Other members of the research team are Atul Chandra Pandit, Associate Professor of BIBM; Syed M Bariqullah, Former Faculty Member of BIBM and  Md. Arifuzzaman, Deputy General Manager of Bangladesh Bank Training Academy (BBTA).

A good number of participants including senior bank executives, academicians, media representatives, faculty members of BIBM took part in the research workshop.
S.M. Moniruzzaman, Chairman of BIBM Executive Committee and Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank was present in the research workshop as the chief guest. Helal Ahmed Chowdhury, Supernumerary Professor of BIBM & Former Managing Director of Pubali Bank Limited; Yeasin Ali, Former Supernumerary Professor of BIBM; Dr. Shah Md. Ahsan Habib, Professor & Director (Training) of BIBM;  Faruq Mainuddin Ahmed, Managing Director & CEO of Trust Bank Ltd. spoke among others at the event.

Deputy Governor said, Bangladesh Bank has undertaken a lot of initiatives to streamline the risk management functions of banks. Banks are also working very hard in this regard. All banks have already formed Risk Management Division (RMD) for effective management of various risks. 

Board Risk Management Committee (BRMC), Executive Risk Management Committee (ERMC) and Chief Risk Officer (CRO) are already in place with full capacity,he added.

In the concluding speech Barkat-e-Khuda, Dr.Muzaffer Ahmed Chair Professor of BIBM & Former  Professor of Dhaka University emphasis on risk management in banks. 

Members of the Institute

  • Bangladesh Bank
  • Sonali Bank Limited
  • Janata Bank Limited
  • Agrani Bank Limited
  • Rupali Bank Limited
  • Pubali Bank Limited
  • Uttara Bank Limited
  • Bangladesh Krishi Bank
  • Bangladesh Development Bank Limited
  • AB Bank Limited
  • National Bank Limited
  • Eastern Bank Limited
  • United Commercial Bank Limited
  • Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited
  • IFIC Bank Limited
  • Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Dutch-Bangla Bank Limited
  • Mercantile Bank Limited
  • ONE Bank Limited
  • Al-Arafah Islami Bank Limited
  • National Credit and Commerce Bank Limited
  • Trust Bank Limited
  • Southeast Bank Limited
  • Social Islami Bank Limited
  • The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited
  • Standard Bank Limited
  • Export Import Bank of Bangladesh Limited
  • Mutual Trust Bank Limited
  • BASIC Bank Limited
  • Jamuna Bank Limited
  • Bank Asia Limited
  • First Security Islami Bank Limited
  • The City Bank Limited
  • Prime Bank Limited
  • Dhaka Bank Limited
  • Investment Corporation of Bangladesh
  • Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited
  • BRAC Bank Limited
  • The Premier Bank Limited
  • Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited
  • State Bank of India
  • Habib Bank Limited
  • Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC
  • Bank Alfalah Limited
  • Citibank, N.A.
  • National Bank of Pakistan
  • South Bangla Agriculture and Commerce  Bank Limited
  • Meghna Bank Limited
  • Woori Bank
  • NRB Commercial Bank Limited
  • Union Bank Limited
  • The Farmers Bank Limited
  • NRB Bank Limited
  • Shimanto Bank Limited
  • Bangladesh House Building Finance Corporation
  • Non Member NBFI