BMSL Investment Limited (formerly Bangladesh Mutual Securities Ltd.) was established in the year 1997 by a group of enlightened business persons and professionals. Eminent Banker and Columnist Late Syed Ali Kabir, one of the pioneers in banking sector in Bangladesh and the first Deputy Governor–1 of Bangladesh Bank (the Central Bank of the Country), was the founder Chairman of BMSL Investment Limited. Mr. Md. Alimullah Khan another senior investment Banker of the country, was the first Managing Director of the BMSL.
After the death of Prof. Dr. Matiur Rahman, an internationally renowned Cardiac Physician and Honorable Member of Parliament of the Government of Bangladesh, Engr. Md. Habib Ahsan, a renowned businessman and social worker took over the Chairmanship of the Company. Mr. Abdul Awal has been elected as Vice-Chairman. Mr. Awal is also a very renowned & pioneer business personality in the capital market of Bangladesh.
BMSL Investment Limited is a full fledged Merchant Bank. It is engaged in Issue Management, Underwriting, and Portfolio Management for individual and institutional investors, Pre-IPO Placement, Corporate Advisory Services, corporate fund raising, etc.
BMSL Investment Limited has a competent Board of Directors (List of Directors is attached). Most of the members are well-known personalities in the capital market.
The most important factor behind the success of BMSL Investment Limited is its efficient management as well as highly qualified and experienced employees, who are professionally sound and well-conversant in merchant banking activities.
The Advisor (former Managing Director of the Company) Mr. M.A. Rashid Khan is a stalwart in the capital market of Bangladesh. He worked as Executive Director in BSEC. After retiring from Govt. service he joined BMSL Investment Limited.
Since the members of our team play important role in the capital market the Company enjoys good relationship with Regulatory Authorities like BSEC, Bangladesh Bank, DSE, CSE, Registrar of Joint Stock Companies & Firms and other Government Agencies. Our professional competence, organizational capability and good network have enabled us to manage Issues (both IPO & Rights offer) successfully.