Padma, EXIM Bank to sign MoU today for merger


Staff Reporter :
Padma Bank and EXIM Bank will sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Monday on merging the two banks.
Ahead of merging with Padma Bank, EXIM Bank has published price-sensitive information as per the approval of Bangladesh Bank (BB).
Company Secretary of EXIM Bank Monirul Islam issued the notice containing price-sensitive information adding that the merger process will be completed after completing all formalities set by the regulator or the Bangladesh Bank.
Earlier on March 4, the Bangladesh Bank Governor Abdur Rauf Talukder said in a meeting with a delegation of the Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB), an organisation of bank entrepreneurs, that 7 to 10 weak banks would be merged with strong or good banks within this year.