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."