Investments | 03 Aug 2020

COVID – 19 update

Updated on: 05 June 2020 Reopening of SBUK We have appreciated your patience and we are now ready to re-open our walk-in services. Following government guidelines and Public Health England advice on COVID-19 all our branches are now open for customers. In order to ensure the safety of our customers and staff, please follow the  Continue Reading »

Investments | 16 Dec 2019

World’s First Bangladesh Taka-Denominated “Bangla” Bond Listed | Sonali Bank UK

The London Stock Exchange welcomed the listing of the first-ever international Bangladesh Taka-denominated “Bangla” bonds to its main market. Issued from IFC, one of the members of the World Bank Group, this sets up the opening of the global Bangla bond market, essential to support financing of Bangladesh companies while raising the international profile of  Continue Reading »

Investments | 11 Nov 2019

2% Cash Incentive by Bangladesh Bank

Bangladesh Bank has issued guidelines on receiving 2 per cent cash incentive against the inward remittances, stating that no document would be required for receiving the incentive against remittance worth up to $1,500. The central bank issued the guidelines following the budgetary announcement to encourage repatriation of earnings of the expatriates through legal channel, setting  Continue Reading »

Investments | 21 Oct 2019

The Future of Banking? Simplification | Sonali Bank

Convenience is one of the biggest and best boons of the digital age. We can order from Amazon with a single click, instant access to music on Spotify and sign up for social media in less than five minutes. As Alexa and Siri continue to improve, we don’t even need the mouse and keyboard to  Continue Reading »

Investments | 21 Oct 2019

Four 2019 Trends Redefining Banking Services | Sonali Bank

As we approach the latter half of 2019, key trends are emerging across the banking industry. With new technology changing how people interact with and utilise their banking services, new threats to online banking security and data privacy taking priority. Some major changes are happening in the industry, with effects that’ll be felt for years  Continue Reading »

Investments | 07 Jun 2019

The Value of Multilingual Banking Services | Sonali Bank

With so many banking services offering so many different things out there, it can be hard to know which suits you best and which you should choose. Multilingual services can be a great benefit to some customers, especially when it comes to overseas banks. Here’s how multilingual banking services can prove valuable. Multilingual Services are  Continue Reading »

Investments | 21 May 2019

Why Cybersecurity and Innovative Tech is the Key to Reliable Banking | Sonali Bank

Cybersecurity and innovative design are important to every industry, but with more and more of banking being based across the web, it’s especially important to banking. Here’s why that is. Cybersecurity is Essential When It Comes to Trusting Your Bank When it comes to knowing whether or not you can rely upon your bank, you  Continue Reading »

Investments | 02 Apr 2019

How the Smartphone Has Changed Banking | Sonali Bank

Over the last twenty-five years, you’d be hard-pressed to find an industry or individual not affected in some way by the smartphone revolution. With the number of mobile phone users set to rise to 4.68 billion this year, the fact is inescapable; mobiles have changed our society massively. Banking is no different. With all major  Continue Reading »

Investments | 28 Mar 2019

Why Customer Loyalty is Key to Great Banking | Sonali Bank

We live in an age of multitudinal banking options. From the classic high street options to the numerous online-only offerings, the amount of choice can be staggering. One clear thing sets aside the very best when it comes to banking, customer loyalty. Customer loyalty is a difficult thing to foster in this day and age.  Continue Reading »

Investments | 20 Feb 2019

In the Next Five Years, Numbers of Bangladesh Rich Set to Rise by Over 10% | Sonali Bank

In the coming five years, the number of HNW (high net-worth individuals) across Bangladesh is set to grow by around 11 percent, making Bangladesh part of a minority of countries with an increase of wealthy individuals in double figures. This is according to the data and latest reports gathered and presented by the research firm,  Continue Reading »