United Commercial Bank Shahjalal Upashahar in Kowtali, Sylhet
With a firm commitment of the economic and social development of Bangladesh, United Commercial Bank (UCB) started its journey in mid 1983 and has since been able to establish itself as one of the largest first generation banks in the country. With a vast network of 178 branches the Bank has already made a distinct mark in the realm of Private Sector Banking through personalized service, innovative practices, dynamic approach and efficient Management.
The Bank has expanded its arena in different and diverse segments of banking like Retail Banking, SME Banking, Corporate Banking, Off-shore Banking, and Remittance etc. Besides various deposit and loan products of Retail Banking, the Bank caters export and import loan to deserving candidates which in turn helps the overall economy of the country through increased earning of foreign exchange. Other consumer products like UCB Cards have been showing tremendous success and growth since its inception in 2006 and soon became the leader in local market with around 40000 card holders.
The Bank also provides its clients with both incoming and outgoing remittance services. Thus the expatriates find an easy way to send money through proper channel.
With a firm commitment to promote SME sector, the Bank is also assessing and monitoring business loans, managing business financing risks, pricing products and working for further development of SME. Its Corporate banking service consists of simple business of issuing loans to more complex matters, such as helping minimize taxes paid by overseas subsidiaries, managing changes in foreign exchange rates or working out the details of financing packages necessary for the construction of a new office, plant or other facility. Its area of expertise is in-depth knowledge in financial analysis with analytical capability of financing large project including RMG and infrastructure development projects.
The Bank, aiming to play a leading role in the economic activities of the country, is firmly engaged in the development of trade, commerce and industry by investing in network expansion and new technology adoption to have competitive advantage.