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BIBM’s Annual Banking Conference 2019 ends

Written by Manager

Monday 2nd December 2019

Dhaka,28 November,2019
The two-day Annual Banking Conference 2019, organized by the Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) at the institute’s premises in Dhaka, concluded on Thursday.
On the First day, Bangladesh Bank Governor Fazle Kabir was present as the chief guests at inaugural session of the conference, while BIBM Director General (DG) Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman presented inaugural key note. Professor Dr. Shah Md. Ahsan Habib, Director (Training); BIBM delivered welcome speech. 
Governor Said, evolution of technology, the entire industry has undergone a massive transformation that has changed the way financial procedures are carried out, and the way financial institutions operate. The collaboration between finance and technology has led to a radical change in banking operation and services.

It is very important for banks to demonstrate a good compliance culture to maintain their reputation and win the trust of customers, investors and regulators. Such culture is important for banks to avoid poor conduct and loss of trust. Practically, in the context of international banking, to be in the business, banks have to be complaint. Compliance has business benefits, he added.

He also added, top benefits of complying with stress testing principles include better informed capital planning decisions, and maintaining a forward-looking view of the organization’s risks.  It is also said to be associated with better return on equity of a bank. Technology driven modern banking has brought notable changes in the compliance procedures and reporting styles. Bangladesh Bank has been active in adopting technological changes and bringing comfortable environment for better reporting and improved compliance by the commercial banks of the country.  
A total of 25 research papers were presented in four sessions in two-days Annual Banking Conference. The event brought together banking experts, academics and researchers from both home and abroad. Bangladesh Post, Somoy TV, Arthokhobor and the daily Bonik Barta were media partners for the event.  Aamra networks Limited was internet partner for the event.  

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