Zariat Mushfique of DOT
The first-ever Bangladeshi Taka-denominated bond called “Bangla Bond” on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) is set to be floated by The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a sister concern of the World Bank, reports UNB.
The ceremony of the listing of bond, “The Ring, The Bell” will be held tomorrow at the LSE, which is to be followed by an ‘Investor’s Roundtable’ to showcase Bangladesh’s growth story and investment opportunities. The Bangladesh High Commission in London provided that IFC and LSE will be jointly organising the roundtable.
In attending of both the enlistment ceremony and the roundtable will be the High Commissioner to UK Saida Muna Tasneem, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal and Prime Minister’s Private Sector Industry as well as Investment Adviser, Salman F Rahman.
The media briefing media on the listing will be done by the LSE from 9:45am-10:15am tomorrow.
At the St James’ Court (Taz Hotel) from 5-7pm to celebrate the “The Ring, The Bell” ceremony of the listing of the “Bangla Bond”, the Bangladesh High Commission in London will also host a “Bangladesh Investment Dialogue” tomorrow.