NMB Bank Limited licensed as “A” class financial institution by Nepal Rastra Bank in May 2008 has been operating in the Nepalese Financial market for over twenty years and is one of the leading commercial banks in the banking industry.
The Bank has a Joint Venture Agreement with Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden (FMO), wherein FMO holds 13.69% of the Bank’s shares and is the largest shareholder of the Bank. In September 2016, the Bank signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden (FMO), the Dutch development bank following which FMO became the single largest share holder of the Bank. The alliance with FMO positions NMB Bank in becoming the market leader in managing environmental & social risks and the leading player in renewable energy and agribusiness.
NMB Bank was awarded 'Bank of the Year 2017', 'Bank of the Year 2018', 'Bank of the Year 2020', and 'Bank of the Year 2021'. In the same year, for the first time in the history of Nepal, the bank was awarded the title of 'Bank of the Year 2021 Asia' by The Banker, Financial Times, London.