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January 28, 2017
IDLC Awarded as a Winner for Best Presented Annual Report 2015 by SAFA (South Asian Federation of Accountants)
IDLC Finance Ltd. has been honored with South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) Best Presented Annual Report Awards 2015 under the category of Financial Services Sectors. It also bags SAARC Anniversary Award for Corporate Governance Disclosure as the winner. In addition to the above mentioned the company has been awarded as the recipient of `Certificate of Merit` for the year 2015 in the `Integrated Reporting` category. The award ceremony was held on 27th January, 2017 at Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel.
Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC, received the awards from Abul Maal Abdul Muhit , Finance Minister, Government of the People`s Republic of Bangladesh.
On this occasion, Khan underlined IDLC`s commitment towards maintaining the highest level of transparency, corporate governance, integrity and accountability; mentioning "We are humbled to have been recognized for our efforts and remain committed, as an organization, to stand out for trust and transparency. IDLC always value the paramount importance of proper corporate governance to ensure fairness, transparency and accountability. IDLC is committed to continually review all its corporate governance policies and guidelines to ensure transparency in its practices and the delivery of the highest ethical standards and quality information to its stakeholders on an ongoing basis."
November 30, 2016
IDLC Receives First Position for Integrated Reporting and Best Presented Annual Report 2015
IDLC Finance Limited was awarded the first position under the Integrated Reporting category by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) in the 16Th ICAB National Award Giving Ceremony held on 29th December 2016. IDLC also won the Best Presented Annual Report 2015 in the Financial Service Sector and the second position under the category of SAARC Anniversary Award for Corporate Governance Disclosure.
Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC, received the awards from Tofail Ahmed , Commerce Minister, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
On this occasion, Khan said, "It is an honor and a privilege to receive this award on behalf of every one of the IDLC family including the Board of Directors, shareholders, employees, customers, stakeholders and well-wishers. We are especially happy to secure the first position in Integrated Reporting, which is an evolution of corporate reporting aimed at explaining how a company's strategy, governance, performance and prospects lead to the creation of value."
Khan also underlined IDLC's commitment towards maintaining the highest level of transparency, corporate governance, integrity and accountability; mentioning "We are humbled to have been recognized for our efforts and remain committed, as an organization, to stand out for trust and transparency. IDLC always value the paramount importance of proper corporate governance to ensure fairness, transparency and accountability. IDLC is committed to continually review all its corporate governance policies and guidelines to ensure transparency in its practices and the delivery of the highest ethical standards and quality information to its stakeholders on an ongoing basis."
December 10, 2015
IDLC wins First position under "Financial Services Sector" in the 15th ICAB National Award for "Best Presented Annual Reports 2014"
It`s again a proud moment for us, as IDLC has secured "First position" under "Financial Services Sector" in the 15th ICAB National Award for "Best Presented Annual Reports 2014", organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB).
The awardees are evaluated on the basis of the evaluation criteria set by South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) Committee for Improvement in Transparency, Accountability & Governance.
The program was attended by huge number of professionals from corporate segments, dignitaries from Government and regulators and also got huge media coverage.
These awards not only recognizes IDLC for its transparency, corporate governance, integrity and accountability, but also helps us in strengthening the brand in this highly competitive
Mr. H. M. Ziaul Hoque Khan, CEO & Managing Director (Current Charge) received the awards on behalf of IDLC from the Chief Guest of the program, Mr. Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, MP, Hon`ble Minister, Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh and from the Special Guest of the program, Mr. Tofail Ahmed, MP, Hon?ble Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Government of Bangladesh at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC), Dhaka.
November 12, 2014
IDLC Receives SME NBFI of the Year Award
IDLC Finance Ltd recently received SME NBFI of the Year, and Women Entrepreneurs’ Friendly NBFI of the Year Awards from Finance Minister AMA Muhith at the SME Banking Awards Programme, jointly organized by Bangladesh Bank and SME Foundation.
April 29, 2014
IDLC Finance Limited was awarded the First Position as the Best Corporate in the Non-Banking Financial Institution Sector.
IDLC Finance Limited was awarded the First Position as the Best Corporate in the Non-Banking Financial Institution Sector at The Institute of Cost and Management Accounts of Bangladesh (ICMAB) Awards held on 27 April 2014.

IDLC was recognized for its financial strengths, transparency, corporate governance, and sustainable business practices.

H. M. Ziaul Hoque Khan, Deputy Managing Director of the Company received the award from Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, Honourable Finance Minister in Dhaka on Sunday.
December 21, 2013
ICAB Awarded IDLC First Position in the Financial Service Sector Category
IDLC Finance was awarded the first position under the Best Published Accounts category in the Financial Service sector by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) Awards held on 21 December 2013.

IDLC was recognized for its transparency, corporate governance, integrity and accountability. IDLC Finance was also awarded the second position under the category of ‘SAARC Anniversary Award for Corporate Governance’. IDLC Finance MD & CEO, Selim R.F. Hussain received the 2012 award from Mr. Abul Maal A Muhith, MP, Finance Minister, Government of Republic of Bangladesh.
June 1, 2013
IDLC Wins the "DHL-Daily Star Best Financial Institution Award for 2012"
IDLC Finance has been awarded the DHL-Daily Star Best Financial Institution for 2012 at the 13th DHL-Daily Star Bangladesh Business Award ceremony on 31st May, 2013. This is the first time a non banking financial institution has won what is arguably the most prestigious award of its kind in Bangladesh.

The Award states that IDLC Finance was recognized as the Best Financial Institution for rapid growth in business, corporate governance, statutory compliance and ethical practices. In the three years starting 2010, Idlc’s deposit base and core lending portfolio (Corporate, SME & Consumer) have both more than doubled.

Accepting the trophy, Selim RF Hussain, Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of the company, said: “We do not restrict ourselves to traditional practices and focus meeting the client’s requirements through innovative solutions. We try to add value to our customers, clients and all other stakeholders. Our USP (unique selling proposition) is being able to say yes or no quickly. We respect our clients and work to earn their trust.” Hussain has been leading the company since 2010 and has doubled the co’s branch numbers, doubled its head-count, significantly grown Balance Sheet and has also delivered year-on-year reductions in non-performing loan ratios.

The DHL-Daily Star Bangladesh Business Award is an annual event of DHL Worldwide Express (BD) Pvt Ltd and The Daily Star to honour successful business personalities and business houses for outstanding performance, innovations, sustainable growth in profit and extraordinary contribution to society under corporate social responsibility.
March 22, 2013
IDLC Awarded by South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA)
IDLC is proud to have been awarded the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) award 2011 under the title ‘Best Presented Annual Report Awards and SAARC Anniversary Awards for Corporate Governance Disclosures 2011’. IDLC Finance MD & CEO, Selim R.F. Hussain and DMD & CFO, H.M. Ziaul Hoque Khan received the award at the prestigious SAFA 2011 Awards ceremony held on March 22, 2013 in Colombo, Srilanka.

IDLC has been awarded as Winner, Financial Services Sector SAARC Countries and Overall Winner, All Sectors SAARC Counties.
February 5, 2013
IDLC Cash Management Success Featured in Citi ' s Asia Pacific Client Casebook
DHAKA – Citibank, N.A., Bangladesh recently celebrated the inclusion of IDLC Finance Limited in Citi’s prestigious Asia Pacific Client Casebook as the first Non-Banking Financial Institution (NBFI) from Asia Pacific. Citi’s innovative cash management solution to IDLC Finance Limited was showcased in this casebook. The book is a compilation of case studies showcasing the innovative solutions that Citi has designed and implemented, in partnership with clients in Asia, to help them achieve their working capital goals and fulfill their strategic ambitions. Commemorating the event, Managing Director and Citi Country Officer for Bangladesh Rashed Maqsood presented the casebook to Selim RF Hussain, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC Finance Limited.

Citi’s Rashed Maqsood commented, “The Casebook is a testimony to the innovative and collaborative spirit of Citi’s Partnership with its clients. Inclusion of Bangladesh in the casebook also showcases Citi’s client centric approach and commitment to support the development of Bangladesh’s NBFI sector.” IDLC’s Selim RF Hussain commented, “IDLC is pleased to be part of such a prestigious list of regional clients of Citi.”
January 14, 2013
ICMAB recognizes IDLC as the Best Corporate in the Non-Banking Financial Institution Sector
The IDLC Group was awarded the First Position as the Best Corporate in the Non-Banking Financial Institution Sector at The Institution of Cost and Management Accounts of Bangladesh (ICMAB) Awards held on 12 January 2013.

IDLC was recognized for its dynamic leadership, transparency, corporate governance, sustainable business practices and profitability.

IDLC Finance MD & CEO, Mr. Selim R.F. Hussain received the 2012 award from Mr. Ghulam Muhammed Quader, MP & Honorable Minister of Commerce, Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
October 4, 2012
IDLC bags 2nd position in the 12th ICAB National Awards for Best Presented Annual Reports 2011
IDLC Finance Limited is proud to have been awarded the “12th ICAB National Awards for Best Presented Annual Reports 2011”, under both the “Financial Services Sector” and “Corporate Governance Disclosure” categories. IDLC had earlier won ICAB awards for best published accounts consecutively in the years 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011.
June 26, 2012
IDLC has earned the prominent membership of IFG
IDLC has earned membership status as a shareholder at International Factors Group (IFG), an international association of factoring companies. IDLC is the first financial institution in Bangladesh to receive the membership. By getting this status, IDLC will be able to access various network building and knowledge sharing initiatives of IFG in the field of Factoring business. The IFG membership is expected to help IDLC with many profitable business and learning opportunities in the area of supplier financing. This would also help IDLC to understand and apply international best practices related to Factoring business.

IFG was founded in 1963. The core activity of IFG is to help factoring companies to conduct cross-border business acting as correspondents for each other. In 2002, IFG has taken up this challenge, and today, it is recognized as the representative Trade Association for the Factoring and Asset Based Finance Industry, with an important focus on education and events, industry information and regular news and newsletters. Presently, IFG is represented in more than 50 countries by more than 160 members.
December 13, 2011
IDLC recognized as the Best Corporate in the Non-Banking Financial Institution Sector
The IDLC Group was awarded the First Position as the Best Corporate in the Banking Sector (Non Bank Financial Institution) at The Institution of Cost and Management Accounts of Bangladesh (ICMAB) Awards held on Dec 12th.

IDLC was recognized for its dynamic leadership, innovative business strategy, corporate governance, transparency and full disclosure.

Selim RF Hussain, CEO and Managing Director, IDLC Finance Limited, said - "IDLC has always remained true to its core values: our corporate ethics are grounded in good governance, transparency & international standards of full disclosure. We remain committed to strong financial performance & sustainable business practices and we will always be true to our stakeholders - clients, regulators, shareholders, employees and the larger Bangladeshi society."
November 30, 2011
IDLC’s annual report wins prestigious awards
The IDLC Group’s 2010 Annual Report was recognized for its Corporate Governance and Disclosure at the prestigious SAFA 2010 Best Presented Accounts Award ceremony held on Nov 29th in Dhaka. IDLC received a number of awards - Joint Winner under the Financial Services Sector category, ‘Overall Winner – 1st Runner Up’ and a ‘Certificate of Merit’.

Selim RF Hussain, CEO and Managing Director, IDLC Finance Limited, said: “Corporate Governance, Transparency and Full Disclosure are values that the IDLC Group has upheld for the last 26 years and we are delighted that our 2010 Annual Report has been particularly recognized. We are proud to set the benchmark for these and other internationally accepted values in the Bangladesh Financial Sector.”
October 4, 2011
IDLC Bags 1st position in 11th ICAB National Awards 2010
IDLC Finance Limited secures the 1st position in the Non-Banking-Financial-Institution sector for the best published Annual Accounts and Reports for the year 2010 at 11th ICAB National Award. The award is given annually by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB).


IDLC has been consistently winning one of the top two prizes in this category for the last eight years. Selim RF Hussain, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC received the award from Muhammad Faruk Khan, MP & Honourable Minister for Commerce, Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
December 19, 2010
IDLC bags 2nd prize in 10th ICAB National Award 2009 for best published accounts and reports in the NBFI sector
IDLC Finance Limited received the 2nd prize in the tenth ICAB National Award for best published Annual Accounts and Reports for the year 2009 for the Non-Banking-Financial-Institution sector. The award is given annually by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB).

IDLC has been consistently winning one of the top two prizes in this category for the last seven years. Selim R. F. Hussain, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC received the award from the Chief Guest Abul Maal Abdul Muhith, honorable Minister, Ministry of Finance, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, at a function organized by ICAB at Winter Garden, Dhaka Sheraton recently.
October 24, 2009
IDLC got “Superbrands” recognition
IDLC received recognition from Superbrands, the UK-based independent authority on branding. It has recently organized the first ever 'Superbrands Tribute Event' in Bangladesh where it identified and paid tribute to the strongest 29 brands of Bangladesh. The selected brands are from various segments, like consumer brands, business brands, industrial brands, and youth brands.
October 24, 2009
IDLC achieves ICMAB Best Corporate Performance Award 2008
IDLC Finance Limited, a leading multi-product financial institution, received the ICMAB Best Corporate Performance Award 2008, given by the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB).

IDLC got the 1st prize in the non-banking financial institution category of the Best Corporate Performance Award 2008. The assessment criteria for the award include corporate governance practices, capital adequacy, liquidity, asset quality and profitability. Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director (current charge) of IDLC received the award from Abdul Hamid, Speaker of the National Parliament and Commerce Minister Faruk Khan, at a function organized by the ICMAB in the city recently.

Abdul Hamid, Speaker of National Parliament and Commerce Minister Faruk Khan seen handing over the ICMAB Best Corporate Performance Award 2008 to Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director (current charge) of IDLC Finance Ltd. at a ceremony held in the city recently.
August 17, 2009
IDLC achieves a special award – “COMMWARD Excellence in Communication 2009”
IDLC Finance Limited has received a special award "for upholding the image of Bangladesh in International arena" at COMMWARD Excellence in Communication 2009 organized by Bangladesh Brand Forum. The award was given in recognition of the video documentary "Bangladesh: Undiscovered Gem of Asia", developed through IDLC's project Local Enterprise Investment Centre. Mr. Arif Khan, DMD of IDLC, received the award from Information Secretary Dr. K A Naser Chowdhury.
December 4, 2008
IDLC bags ICAB national awards 2007
IDLC bags ICAB national awards 2007 for best published accounts and reports.

IDLC Finance Limited, a joint-venture multiproduct financial institution, received the eighth ICAB National Award for best published Annual Accounts and Reports for the year 2007. The award is given annually by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB).

IDLC got the 2nd prize for 2007 for its best published accounts and reports in the financial sector (non-banking). The company has been bagging the prestigious ICAB National Award for the last six consecutive years. Anis A. Khan, CEO & Managing Director of IDLC received the award from the Chief Guest Dr. A B Mirza Md. Azizul Islam, honourable Adviser, Ministry of Finance and Planning, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, at a function organized by the ICAB in the city recently.
November 25, 2008
IDLC achieves SAFA Best Presented Accounts Award 2007
IDLC Finance Limited, a joint-venture multiproduct financial institution, received the Bronze Medal under Best Presented Accounts Award 2007 presented by the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA), an apex body of SAARC, in the category "Non-Banking Financial Sector". The awards were distributed at a ceremony held recently in Hyderabad, India.

The awards, under different categories, are conferred based on evaluation administered by the SAFA Committee on Improvement, Transparency, Accountability and Governance of the published annual reports of entities from South Asian Countries.

IDLC has been receiving this prestigious award for the last three consecutive years. The financial institution has also been bagging the National Award for the best-published annual accounts and reports from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) for the last few years.

IDLC's General Manager and Chief Financial Officer, H. M. Ziaul Hoque Khan received the award at a function organized by SAFA in Hyderabad, India.
January 12, 2008
IDLC bags SAFA Best Presented Accounts Award 2006
IDLC Finance Limited, a joint-venture multi-product financial institution, received Merit Certificate under Best Presented Accounts Award 2006 presented by the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA), an apex body of SAARC, in the category "Non-Banking Financial Sector". The awards were distributed at a ceremony held in New Delhi, India.

The Awards under different categories are conferred based on evaluation, administered by SAFA's Centre on Excellence on Best Presented Accounts Award of the published annual reports of entities from South Asian Countries.

IDLC has been bagging the prestigious National Award for the best-published annual accounts and reports from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) for the last five consecutive years. IDLC also received first ICMAB National Best Corporate Award 2007. IDLC's General Manager, Arif Khan received the award from Ajith Nivard Cabraal, Governor, Central Bank of Srilanka at a function organized by SAFA at New Delhi, India, recently. President, South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) was present, among others, at the occasion.
December 15, 2007
IDLC bags first ICMAB National Best Corporate Award 2007
IDLC Finance Limited, a joint-venture multiproduct financial institution, received the first ICMAB National Best Corporate Award 2007 given by the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB).

IDLC got the 2nd prize in the financial institution category of the Best National Corporate Award 2007. The assessment criteria for the award include corporate governance practices, capital adequacy, liquidity, asset quality and profitability. Anis A. Khan CEO & Managing Director of IDLC received the award from Dr. A B Mirza Azizul Islam, Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Planning, Commerce and Posts & Telecommunication, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh at a function organized by the ICMAB in the city recently.
December 8, 2007
IDLC achieves seventh ICAB National Award 2006
IDLC Finance Limited, a joint-venture multiproduct financial institution, received the seventh ICAB National Award for best published Annual Accounts and Reports for the year 2006. The award is given annually by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB).

IDLC got the 2nd prize for 2006 for its best published accounts and reports in the financial sector (non-banking). The company has been bagging the prestigious ICAB National Award for the last five consecutive years. Yongbok Jo Deputy Managing Director of IDLC received the award from Faruq Ahmad Siddiqi, Chairman, Securities & Exchange Commission, at a function organized by the ICAB in the city recently. Dr. A B Mirza Azizul Islam, honourable Adviser, Ministry of Finance, Planning, Commerce and Posts & Telecommunication, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh was present at the function as the Chief Guest.