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A growing, sustainable Bangladesh depends on the banks, writes Commerzbank’s Alexander Rost in Global Banking and Finance Review

Writing for leading magazine, Global Banking and Finance Review, Alexander Rost, Regional Head Indian Subcontinent & ASEAN at Commerzbank, stresses that diversified and higher-value export trade is crucial to ensuring that Bangladesh continues on its promising development path. Key to this will be collaboration between local and global banks – those institutions with the infrastructure …

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Commerzbank looks towards a modern Bangladeshi economy in World Finance Magazine

Bangladesh’s economy continues to make progress, and is looking to cement its new status as a middle-income country. Writing in leading magazine, World Finance, Commerzbank’s Alexander Rost, Regional Head Indian Subcontinent & ASEAN, suggests that, to achieve this, a diversified economy is essential. This will require expanding new industries, reducing Bangladesh’s traditional overdependence on the …

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Commerzbank’s Alexander Rost explores the role of banks in Bangladesh’s development for Trade and Forfaiting Review

Bangladesh’s economic story is remarkable. The country’s poverty rate has halved since 2000, and its development target of becoming a “middle-income economy” by 2021 has already been met. Bangladesh is therefore looking forward to a brighter future. But securing that future means Bangladesh needs better infrastructure to diversify exports, maintain trade, and ensure a stable …

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Commerzbank talks export diversification in Bangladesh for the Asian Bankers Association

Bangladesh’s recent economic growth has been considerable, yet political and economic risk are significant factors affecting its true potential. In a special feature for the Asian Bankers Association newsletter, Alexander Rost – Commerzbank’s Regional Head, Indian Subcontinent and ASEAN – explains why export diversification and investment will be key to unlocking the opportunities the country has …

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Commerzbank writes for local Bangladeshi financial newspaper on the need for export diversification

In a feature for Financial Express – the only English financial daily in Bangladesh – Alexander Rost, Regional Head, Indian Subcontinent & ASEAN at Commerzbank, writes about the challenges faced by Bangladesh, which heavily relies on the export of ready-made garments. Rost concludes that in order for Bangladesh to capitalise on its growth potential, taking …

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