The Performance of Banking System: A Study on Some Selected Commercial Banks

Mir Sohrab Hossain

Associate Professor
Business Administration Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna, BD

Md. Arifur Rahman

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Business Studies, Bangladesh University of Professionals, Dhaka, BD

Md. Abu Bokar Siddique

Assistant Professor
Department of Humanities, RUET, Rajshahi, BD

Md. Mahfuzur Rahman

Independent Researcher
Business Administration Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna, BD

Sanjida Khan

Independent Researcher
National University, Gazipur, BD

Khulna University Business Review – A Journal of Business Administration Discipline, Khulna University, BD
Volume 9, Number 1 & 2, January to December 2013, Pages 07-21
DOI: 10.35649/KUBR.2013.9.12.2
Published: December 2013
Published Online:
July 2019

The banking sector is playing very vital role for the progress of economy of Bangladesh. Although banks create no new wealth, but their borrowing, lending and related activities facilitate the process of production, distribution, exchange and consumption of wealth. In this way they become very effective partners in the process of economic development. This paper examines mainly the financial performance of some selected private commercial banks of Bangladesh. This study is mainly based on secondary sources. For analyzing and comparing data various ratio analysis like – ROE, ROI, ROA, EMR and PMR. Least Square Method was used for financial trend analysis of banks. It is observed from the study that the net income of the selected private commercial banks has increased from the previous year during 2005 to 2009. It is also reflected from the analysis that the EPS of all the selected commercial banks are very high during 2005 to 2009.