Citi gains merchant banking licence in Bangladesh


Citi became the first foreign bank to secure a merchant banking licence in Bangladesh in September, enabling the US dealer to act as an adviser, underwriter and lead manager in the country's local capital markets.

Silmat Chisti has been appointed head of Citigroup global markets Bangladesh. He started in Citi's investment banking division in 1998 in New York and last served in the equity capital markets group in Honk Kong.

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here