Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)-The Bangladesh Bank (BB) on Tuesday injected BDT 9.25 billion through special REPO auction and assured liquidity support to the banks.

One bid of 1-day tenor amounting to BDT 910 million was received as special REPO and bid of 1-day tenor amounting to BDT 500 million was accepted.

Moreover, four PD (primary dealer) and non-PD banks of 1-day tenor amounting total of BDT 8.7488 billion were provided as Liquidity Support Facility.

The rate of interest of special REPO was 10.25 percent but for the Liquidity Support Facility the rate of interest was 7.25 percent.

BBN/SSR/AD-16Apr14-10:58 am (BST)