In line with its strategic focus, Amãna Bank has strengthened its SME Banking proposition through the introduction of Business Plus which is a platform tailor-made to offer peace of mind for businesses on their finances, allowing them the freedom to focus on the growth of their business.
Commenting on its SME offering the Bank’s Chief Operating Officer Imtiaz Iqbal said “SMEs are clearly the driving force of the economy, which is why Amana Bank continues to focus on this sector, supporting them through the mounting challenges of the recent times. We strive to be a trusted partner to SME’s, by providing constructive and timely assistance to help them expand and strengthen their business towards becoming the emerging corporates of the future. The Business Plus proposition creates the perfect platform for this engagement, through the feature of having a dedicated relationship manager. Other services on offer include doorstep banking, preferential pricing, branded checkbooks, payroll solutions and many more.”
“By design, the unique banking model we follow insists on sharing risks and rewards with our customers, which is an ideal fit for SME’s who are looking for a trusted and engaged relationship with a Bank. We invite every SME in Sri Lanka to engage with us and experience our unique approach to Banking so that we can help in “Enabling Growth and Enriching Lives” in line with our Mission statement ” added Imtiaz.
Amana Bank offers a comprehensive suite of products and services to meet the wide array of financial needs of an SME including, Capital Expenditure Financing, Working Capital Financing, Import & Export Financing, Trade Services, Machinery & Equipment Leasing, Permanent Overdraft, Cheque Discounting as well as solutions for Cash Collection and Investments.
Amãna Bank Business Plus is offered in two membership categories, namely Business Plus Silver and Business Plus Gold. More details about Amana Bank Business Plus Membership, could be obtained by visiting the Bank’s website www.amanabank.lk, reaching to the Bank’s Hotline on 011 7 756 756 or visiting any of the Bank’s 33 branches.
Amana Bank PLC is a stand-alone institution licensed by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka and listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange with Jeddah based IsDB Group being the principal shareholder having a 29.97% shareholding of the Bank. The IsDB Group is a ‘AAA’ rated multilateral development financial institution with a membership of 57 countries. In September 2021 Fitch Ratings Sri Lanka affirmed the National Long Term Rating of Amãna Bank to BB+(lka) with a Stable Outlook. Amãna Bank does not have any subsidiaries, associates, or affiliated institutions.