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NEWS AND INSIGHTS

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16 Apr

Celebrities stand by kids with special needs

A number of celebrities of the country’s cultural arena inspired the children with special needs by observing their Pahela Baishakh with them on Friday.

A number of celebrities of the country’s cultural arena inspired the children with special needs by observing their Pahela Baishakh with them on Friday.As part of its New Year celebrations, the Youth Bangla Cultural Forum arranged the programme at Dhanmondi in the capital.A total of 40 special need children from across the city participated in the celebration programme.The children spent their time by participating in different events like drawing competition, sports and rendering songs during the celebration.Celebrities including Saberi Alam, Tanvin Sweety, Shabnaz, Maznun Mizan, Mona Chowdhury, Sharmin Shila, Dipa Khondokar, Noushin, Hillol, Said Babu, Kalyan, Rashed Mamun Apu, Obid Rehan, Tanvir, Samia, Akhi Afroz, Rose, Priya Aman, Amrita Khan, Aman Reza, Mohan Khan, Kobir Bakul, Dinat Jahan Munni, Swagata, Sabyata and Sondhi attended the event.

 

Talking to daily sun, Saberi Alam, president of the forum said, “Our forum will work for human being and we would like to imbue the youth with patriotism.”
Komol Chowdhury, General Secretary of the forum said “We tried to give some special things to the challenged children on the first day of Bengali calendar and that we arranged the programme for them.”

 


13 Apr

IPDC brings Free Tickets to Bali and Thailand

On account of Boishakh 1424, IPDC brings incredible offer to travel Bali and Thailand absolutely free for lucky individual customers

Three tickets fo Thailand and one mega prize which gives a chance to fly Bali. The offer starts from April 4, 2017 to 31st May 2017. The amound of  Auto Loan, Home Loan, Personal Loan or deposit should be of worth BDT 5 lac or more. Any applicant who crosses the disbursement within this period is eligibel for this raffle draw. 


06 Apr

IPDC brings Lady Unbound for all female customers

Established in 1981, IPDC Finance brings breakthrough offer for its female customers under the name "Lady Unbound" . This features are heading towards the women empowerment in the country.

The three offer under "Lady Unbound" is a dedicated relationship manager on any service, free Brac driving school on Auto Loan customers and on deposit worth BDT 10 Lac or above, women get to enjoy an exquisite dinner in Radisson Blu with a companion. 

MD and CEO of the company, Mr. Mominul Islam says "True essence of freedom comes from financial freedom and that is possble with more and more entitlements in private properties for women and Lady Unbound is one such initiative towards this motive."

 


31 Mar

IPDC in association with Daily to honour unsung women nation builders

The Daily Star in cooperation with IPDC Finance Limited has taken up an initiative to honour the unsung women nation builders for their outstanding contributions to building a better Bangladesh. “To honour these women heroes for their silent and unrelenti

The Daily Star and IPDC Finance Limited will bring the lives of these change makers to the forefront and share their stories with the world.
People can nominate women nation builders from their surroundings and share their success stories at unsungwomen@gmail.com or on +8801785444111.
The selection of the awardees will be done by an independent panel of judges. 


23 Mar

IPDC Finance signs agreement with Edison Group

IPDC Finance Managing Director and CEO Mominul Islam and Edison Group

 Director Ahmed Pasha sign an agreement in the capital recently.


22 Feb

IPDC to give 20pc stock dividend

The Board of Directors of IPDC Finance Limited (IPDC) has recommended 20 per cent stock dividend for its shareholders for the year that concluded on December 31, 2016.

 

The annual general meeting (AGM) of IPDC will be held at 9:00am on May 2, 2017. Venue of the AGM will be notified later.

The company’s record date for AGM is on March 13, 2017.

The company has also reported EPS of Tk 2.00 NAV per share of Tk 18.32 and NOCFPS of Tk 7.48 for the same year as against Tk 1.59 (restated), Tk 16.33 (restated) and Tk 2.13 (restated) respectively for the same period of the previous year.

Published Date: February 22, 2017

Source: thefinancetoday.net

 


15 Feb

IPDC Finance Limited’s Valentine’s Day offer winners’ parents enjoyed Romantic Dinner

IPDC Finance Limited, the first financial institution of Bangladesh established in 1981, has recently announced the winners of their Valentine’s Day offer. The winners of this offer get the chance to surprise their parents on a Romantic Dinner at the Radis

The lucky winners of this Valentine’s Day offer were Nabila Esha, Promi Faria, Mashroor Faiyaz Khan, Adiba Samantha Parvez and Tazrian Binte Zaman. The winners got the chance to surprise their parents with a Romantic Dinner on 14 February 2017 at the Radisson Blue Dhaka Water Garden by sharing a picture of their parents in love along with a short story of their coming together in the messages or comments in IPDC’s Facebook page. The last day of submission was 11:59 PM, 10th February, 2017. Each winner brought their parents at Radisson Blu Dhaka water garden. The surprise was revealed with a nice flower bouquet. The parents then enjoyed a lovely dinner in a romantic setup. Later, the winners along with their parents cut a cake written “Let This Love Flow Unbound”.

Published Date: February 15,2017


09 Feb

IPDC Finance Limited & Navana brings unbelievable offer.

IPDC Finance Limited has recently signed an agreement with Navana Limited.

As per this agreement, consumers can avail unique offers on selective models of Toyota taking auto loans from IPDC Finance Limited. DMD, IPDC Finance Limited, AFM Barkatullah and Head of Operations, Navana Limited, Hamdur Rahaman Simon with other high officials of IPDC Finance Limited and Navana Limited were present.

Source : thefinancialexpress-bd.com

Publish Date : Feb 9, 2017


07 Feb

Prime Ins inks MoU with IPDC Finance

Mohammodi Khanam, CEO of Prime Insurance Company and Mr. Mominul Islam, CEO of IPDC Finance Limited exchanged a signing agreement of Home Loan Protection Insurance policy recently at the head office of IPDC Finance Limited.

Home loan protection Insurance policy is one of the latest business policies of Prime Insurance Company Ltd. By taking this policy financial institution & their clients both will be benefited. This policy ensures the clients home protection.

On the agreement signing period Mr. AFM Barkatullah (DMD) & other top level personnel of IPDC Finance Ltd.; Syed Monirul Huq (DMD & Head of Operations), Mr. Sujit Kumar Bhowmik (AMD & Head of SBMD & Health Insurance), Ms. Tithia Rahman (Deputy Manager & Head of PR & CA) of Prime Insurance Company were also presented there.

Source: http://www.bdreports24.com

Published Date : Feb 7, 2017


25 Jan

Concert for underprivileged children organised by DCI enlightened by IPDC Finance Ltd

With the aim to help improve the lives for the underprivileged children, a fundraising concert will be held at the Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) in the capital’s Farmgate area on February 3.

The concert has been arranged by Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI), in collaboration with IPDC Finance Limited, the first financial institution of Bangladesh. To make a formal announcement centring the upcoming concert, a press conference was organised yesterday at the Meghna Hall, Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in the capital.  
DCI has taken an initiative to organise the fund raising concert featuring some of the most prominent figures. The base value of the ticket price is set to BDT 1200 only. This amount is equivalent to the amount of money needed to fulfill the basic need of a child per month. IPDC Finance Limited has come forward to enlighten this noble cause of DCI. Tickets will be available for audience in the following link- https://www.facebook.com/events/210284926078141/
The top artistes including Sabina Yasmin, Babita Akhtar (Actress), Ayub Bachchu, Syed Abdul Hadi, Haider Hussain, Benuka Institute of Arts, Lora Chowdhury (Keynote Celebrity Speaker from University of Vanderbilt) and a ten member musician team are also enlightening their presence for this cause and agreed to perform in the concert voluntarily.
Present at this press conference were two of the top legendary musicians of music industry of Bangladesh-- Haider Hussain and Ayub Bachchu, top officials of IPDC, including Mominul Islam, MD and CEO, IPDC Finance Limited, AFM Barkatullah, Deputy Managing Director, IPDC Finance Limited and Dr Ehsan Hoque, MBBS, PhD, Executive Director and founder of DCI and Dr Muhammad Abdul Mazid, Advisor, DCI; Chairman of Chittagong Stock Exchange. 

Source : theindependentbd.com

Publish Date : January 25, 2017


20 Jan

IPDC Finance brings offers for customers

IPDC Finance Limited launched its new offers for home loan, auto loan, personal loan and deposits partnering with Prime Insurance, Banglalink, Radisson Blu, Dhaka, Motor Diagnostic and Treatment, BRAC and Hafele.

IPDC Finance Limited launched its new offers for home loan, auto loan, personal loan and deposits. This includes offers for Prime Insurance, Banglalink, Radisson Blu, Dhaka, Motor Diagnostic and Treatment, BRAC and Hafele, said a statement.

The home loans offer customers free home insurance from Prime Insurance and discounts of 15 per cent in Hafele's showrooms.

With the auto loans, customers will get three free servicing from Motor Diagnostic and Treatment and free vehicle tracker with six months' subscription from BDcom.  Besides, the female customers of auto loan will be getting a wonderful opportunity of free driving lessons from BRAC.

With every personal loan and the deposit of Tk 1.0 million or more, customers can enjoy free dinner for two at Radisson Blu, Dhaka.

"IPDC has continuously been the major driving force behind the industrial development of Bangladesh since 1981. In 2017, we have plans to provide our valued customers with the best offers.'' At IPDC Finance Limited, we value our customers' interests and thus introduced all these offers" says Mominul Islam, Managing Director and CEO, IPDC Finance Limited.


16 Jan

Concito PR and IPDC Finance Agreement Signing Ceremony

Concito PR Managing Director Moeen Tariq exchange documents after signing an agreement at the IPDC head office at Gulshan in the capital recently.

Source : Daily sun

Publish Date : January 16, 2017


07 Jan

IPDC Finance opens branch in Bogra

IPDC Finance steers the next phase of growth by opening branch in Bogra

IPDC Finance Limited has recently opened its branch in northern district of Bogra to serve the people of Bogra and adjacent areas with financial solutions at an opening ceremony at the Bogra Convention Centre, DC Banglo Road, Malotinogor, Bogra. The new branch is located at Amicus Center, 416-417 Sherpur Road in Bogra Sador, Bogra

 


02 Jan

IPDC rebrands itself featured by The Daily Star

The Industrial Promotion and Development Company of Bangladesh yesterday re-launched itself as IPDC Finance.

Finance Minister AMA Muhith attended the event as the chief guest at Radisson Hotel in Dhaka.Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder and chairperson of Brac, and Mominul Islam, CEO of IPDC Finance Ltd, were also present along with the high officials of Bangladesh Bank."IPDC has made some major changes to ensure efficient organisational management and maximum risk management in its operations," the company said in a statement yesterday.

IPDC has continuously been the major driving force behind the industrial development of Bangladesh since the establishment of the company in 1981, said Islam.

“We believe that the revamp of IPDC in Bangladesh as IPDC Finance Ltd will be embarked as an effort to take Bangladesh ahead in its leap towards becoming a middle-income country in the coming years,” he said.“ We believe our vision and goals are in clear alignment with the mandate of our current government and we are proud to be part of this journey of Bangladesh toward a better future.”

In 2015, Brac, the world's top non-governmental organisation; Ayesha Abed Foundation, RSA Capital, Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, RSA Capital, general public and the Bangladesh government became the major stakeholders of IPDC.

IPDC Finance has created a long-term work plan to create a positive socio economic development, the company said.

Source : The Daily Star

Publish Date : December 21, 2016


02 Jan

Well spent 2016 claimed FM at IPDC Relaunch event featured in bhorerkagoj.net

IPDC Finance sets it new journey by unveiling its new logo

বছরটা ভালোই কেটেছে: অর্থমন্ত্রী

কাগজ অনলাইন প্রতিবেদক :  নতুন করে পুনঃযাত্রা শুরু করলো দেশের আর্থিক খাতের প্রথম প্রতিষ্ঠান ইন্ডাস্ট্রিয়াল প্রমোশন অ্যান্ড ডেভেলপমেন্ট কোম্পানি (আইপিডিসি)। উন্মোচন করা হয়েছে নতুন লোগো।

মঙ্গলবার (২০ ডিসেম্বর) সন্ধ্যায় হোটেল রেডিসনে কোম্পানির পুনঃযাত্রা অনুষ্ঠানে প্রধান অতিথির বক্তব্য রাখেন অর্থমন্ত্রী আবুল মাল আবদুল মুহিত।

এ সময় তিনি বলেন, এ বছরটা অর্থনীতির জন্য ভালোই কেটেছে। অনিশ্চিয়তা ও অন্য যেসব প্রতিবন্ধকতা বিনিয়োগকে বাধাগ্রস্ত করে সেগুলো এবার ছিলো না। এর প্রতিফল আমরা নতুন বছরে পাবো। এর একটা ভালো প্রভাব পড়বে প্রবৃদ্ধিতে।

আইপিডিসির পুনঃযাত্রা বিনিয়োগে আরও সুফল বয়ে আনবে এমন আশা প্রকাশ করে অথমন্ত্রী বলেন, বিনিয়োগ প্রসারের যে উদ্দেশ্যে নিয়ে এটি প্রতিষ্ঠিত হয়েছিলো তা সফল হয়েছে। যদিও আমরা বিনিয়োগে সেই রকম প্রসারতা পাচ্ছি না। আরও পাওয়া উচিত।

এ প্রতিষ্ঠানের সঙ্গে ফজলে হাসান আবেদের উপস্থিতির প্রশংসা করে তিনি বলেন, আবেদ হওয়ায় এ প্রতিষ্ঠানকে আরও এগিয়ে নিতে পারবেন।

অনুষ্ঠানে আইপিডিসির চেয়ারম্যান ড. মো. মুসা ও ব্যবস্থাপনা পরিচালক মমিনুল ইসলাম বক্তব্য রাখেন। আরও উপস্থিত ছিলেন ব্র্যাকের প্রতিষ্ঠাতা ফজলে হাসান আবেদ, ইমেরিটাস অধ্যাপক আনিসুজ্জামানসহ বিভিন্ন আথিক খাত সংশ্লিষ্ট ব্যাক্তিরা।

বেসরকারি খাতের শিল্পোন্নয়নে অর্থায়নের উদ্দেশ্যে ১৯৮১ সালে প্রতিষ্ঠানটির যাত্রা শুরু । দীর্ঘ পথ পরিক্রমার পর নতুন করে রি-ব্র্যান্ডিং শুরু করলো আইপিডিসি ফিন্যান্স লিমিটেড। নতুন লক্ষ্য ও কার্যক্রম শুরু করতে আইপিডিসি ফিন্যান্স লিমিটেড নামে পরিবর্তিত হয়েছে আইপিডিসি।

আইপিডিসি শুরু থেকে উদ্ভাবনী আর্থিক পণ্য ও সেবাস দিয়ে যাচ্ছে। বিভিন্ন ধরণের পণ্য ও সেবা নিয়ে বৈচিত্রময় এ আর্থিক প্রতিষ্ঠানটি কর্পোরেট ফিন্যান্স এবং অ্যাডভাইজারি সার্ভিস, মিডল মার্কেট সাপ্লাই চেইন ফিন্যান্স, রিটেইল ওয়েলথ ম্যানেজমেন্ট এবং রিটেইল ফিন্যান্স খাতে কার্যক্রম পরিচালনা করছে।

Source : bhorerkagoj.com
Published Date : December 21, 2016