AB Bank

AB Bank

History of AB Bank Limited


AB Bank Limited is the first private sector bank in Bangladesh .The bank was incorporated in Bangladesh on 31st December of 1981 as Arab Bangladesh Bank Limited. First banking operation was started on 12th April, 1982.At the time of bank established the foreign sponsor share holder 50%, general share holder of Bangladeshi people 45% and government 5%. At that time 12 members board manage the bank. Board consit of twelve members, where as one chairman, one vice chairman and a Managing Director and nine members of directors.


After providing twenty five years modern services to their customers the bank management intend to change the bank logo to rejuvenate their past identity. Accordingly the Arab Bangladesh bank request to Bangladesh bank to change their logo and change their name AB bank Limited instead of Arab Bangladesh Bank Limited. Bangladesh bank gave the permission to Arab Bangladesh Bank Limited as AB bank Limited on 14th November, 2007.


After getting the permission of Bangladesh Bank, AB bank determined to modify the earlier logo, change their traditional color and logo to represent their innovative and exceptional financial to their domestic and international customers not only domestically but also globally. Their new logo “Sheetal pati” represent our Bangladeshi culture which reflects innovative idea and spirit to change the banking services on demand of the customers. The red color of  the logo represents swiftness of rapidity and transparency. AB Bank launched their new Logo on the year 2007 on its 25th Anniversary year.


General Information :

Corporate Head Office:

BCIC Bhaban, 30-31, Dilkusha C/A

Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh.

Tel: +88-02-9560312

Fax: +88-02-9564122, +88-02-956413

Category : Commercial Private bank

Commencement of Business: 27th February 1982

Company incorporated: 31st December, 1981 under the Companies Act, 1913

CRAB Rating: The Credit Rating Agency of Bangladesh Limited (CRAB)

E-mail: info@abbank.com.bd

Established : The 12th April, 1982

Known As : ABBL(Acronym of AB Bank Ltd.)

Origin : Local Bank ( Bangladesh Bank)


Stock Code : http://www.dsebd.org/displayCompany.php?name=ABBANK

Type : Private Commercial Bank

Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dhaka-Bangladesh/AB-Bank-Limited/8178664058

Website : http://www.abbank.com.bd/


Other Information:

Auditors: S.F. Ahmed & Co.Chartered Accountants

Tax Consultant: K.M. Hassan & Co. Auditors

Legal Retainer : A. Rouf & Associates


Chittagong Regional Office

Spensers Building, 26 Agrabad C/A, Chittagong

Tel: 713381-83, 713385-86(031)

Fax: 713384 (031)

E-mail: agrmg@abbank.com.bd


Sylhet Regional Office

Biswa Road, Shahjalal Uposhohor Point, Sylhet 3100

Tel: (0821) 725042, 815085

Fax: 725042

E-mail: gdntmg@abbank.com.bd


Khulna Regional Office

Mollick Shopping Complex Limited, 99 Khan A Sabur Road, Khulna

Tel: (041) 720311, 723062, 724090

Mobile: 01199-660075

Fax: (041) 720311

E-mail: khlnmg@abbank.com.bd


Rajshahi Regional Office

102-103 Shaheb Bazar, Rajshahi

Tel: 773261, 774283 (0721)

Fax: 773261 (0721)

E-mail: rjshmg@abbank.com.bd


AB Investment Limited (ABIL)

WW Tower, Level 7

68 Motijheel C/A

PABX: +88-02-7177047, +88-02-9571265, +88-02-9569732

Direct: +88-02-7177048

Fax: +88-02-7160592


AB Securities Limited (ABSL)

WW Tower, Level 6

68 Motijheel C/A

Tel: +88-02-9566266

E-mail: absl@abbank.com.bd


AB Bank Limited, Islami Banking Branch

82, Kakrail, Ramna, Dhaka

Tel: +88-02-8332235, 37, 38

Fax: +88-02-8332236

E-mail: ibb@abbank.com.bd


Overseas Branch

Mumbai Branch

Liberty Building

41-42, Sir Vithaldas, Thackerse Marg

New Marine Lines, Mumbai  400-020, India

Tel: +91-22-22005392, +91-22-22005393

Fax: +91-22-22005391


E-mail: mumbai@abbank.com.bd


Subsidiary Company

AB International Finance Ltd


Unit 1201-B, 12/F, Admiralty Centre

Tower One, 18 Harcourt Road, Hongkong

Tel: 2866 8094 (00852)


E-mail: tayseer@abbank.com.bd

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