The City Bank Limited is the first private sector bank in Bangladesh. The bank has been operating since 1983 with an authorized capital of Tk. 1.75 Billion under the entrepreneurship of twelve prominent & leading businessman of the country. The noble intention behind starting this Bank was to bring about qualitative changes in the sphere of Banking and Financial management. Today The City Bank serves it's customers at home & abroad with 88 branches spread over the country & about three hundred overseas correspondences covering all the major cities and business center of the world.
The services encompass wide diversified areas of trade, commerce & industry which tailored to the specific needs of the customers and are distinguished by an exceptional level of prompt and personal attention. Over the years the bank has expanded the spectrums of its services. The extensive and ever growing domestic network provides and carries various products and services to the doorsteps of millions.
The City Bank Limited has already introduced some new banking products like dual currency credit cards, ATMs, SMS banking and online services which has created attraction among the clients. The bank is going to introduce all modern delivery channels soon.
For its significant performance, the bank has earned national & international recognition. The City Bank Limited was one of the 12 Banks Of Bangladesh among the 500 Banks in Asia for it's asset, deposit & profit as evaluated by "ASIA WEEK" in the year 2000. Apart from this, The City Bank Limited received the "Top Ten Company" award from the Prime Minister of The People's Republic Of Bangladesh.
In November, 2009 City Bank became the issuer of one of the world's most prestigious credit cards, American Express® Cards. City Bank has issued one type of American Express Credit Cards, till now, designed to satisfy customer requirements.
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