The Premier Bank Limited (PBL) is a private commercial bank with its registered office in Banani, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dr. H. B. M. Iqbal is the Chairman and Shafiqur Rahman is one of the founders & Directors of this Bank. M. Reazul Karim, FCMA is the current Managing Director & CEO.
History of Premier Bank Limited
The bank was incorporated on June 10, 1999. Bangladesh Premier league sold its tickets in 2013 from branches of the bank. In 2014 the Bank was fined 2 million Bangladesh taka for money laundering along with seven other banks. In 2016, money 4 million takas were stolen from ATMs of the bank using cloned Saudi Arabian credit cards. The managing director and CEO of the bank are Mr. M Reazul Karim.
Premier-Bank Limited is operating all over Bangladesh with 119 branches, 123 agent banking outlets, and 81 ATMs as of 31 December 2020. Premier-Bank Limited offers card services which include automated teller machine (ATM), debit, and credit cards. Premier Bank Limited also offers various fund transfer services like a core banking system,
Bangladesh automated clearing house, real-time gross settlement, national payment switch Bangladesh, SWIFT, electronic funds transfer (electronic bill payment, mobile payment), cheque, and EDS Money which is an electronic trading platform. Customer service facilities including a call center and help desk are also available.