About SME Banking, MTB
MTB believes that the present CMSMEs (Cottage, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) are the building blocks of the country’s path to middle-income nation. The bank wants to be a proud partner of implementation of the nation’s dream by sponsoring the CMSMEs at their early stage and remaining a trusted partner throughout their graduation to national and subsequently to international level. MTB SME Banking Division strategizes its business and operations in triangulation of international, national and regulatory strategic visions to provide a comprehensive array of loan products and solutions to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) across the country.
The division is engaged in serving small and medium enterprises all over the country to excel in their businesses through providing access to its wide range of banking products tailored to meet requirements of small and medium businesses. Small businesses are the most important drivers of economic activity in rural and semi-urban communities. Funding this aspiring entrepreneurial community to develop their business and add value to the country’s economy has been the principal vision of the MTB SME Division since its inception in 2007.
Through dedicated SME business desk at MTB branches located all across the country to swiftly cater to the business needs of small manufacturing, trading and service-oriented businesses, the SME Banking Division has been able to sustain the momentum in terms of sustaining the growing portfolio, disbursements, workforce productivity and geographical coverage.
For outstanding contribution to the development of SMEs in Bangladesh, MTB had secured two highly prestigious awards: Women Entrepreneur Friendly Bank of the Year 2014, and SME Bank of the Year 2014 at the SME Financing Fair 2014, organized for the first time by Bangladesh Bank and SME Foundation jointly.