The Myanma Foreign Trade Bank (Burmese: မြန်မာ့နိုင်ငံခြားကုန်သွယ်မှုဘဏ်; abbreviated MFTB) is a state-owned bank specializing in foreign banking. Its provides trade finance and foreign exchange-related banking to the government, state enterprises, and the international community residing in Myanmar. MFTB also manages Burma's official foreign currency reserves. Until recent economic reforms, MFTB had a monopoly on foreign exchange and customer base.
|Predecessor||State Commercial Bank (1954)|
|Founded||July 4, 1990|
|Headquarters||No. 80-86, Mahabandoola Garden Street, Kyauktada Township,|
The bank was established under the Financial Institutions of Myanmar Law of 1990.
- "Myanma Foreign Trade Bank". Ministry of Finance and Revenue. 2015. Retrieved 1 July 2015.
- Nehru, Vikram (April 2015). "Developing Myanmar's Finance Sector to Support Rapid, Inclusive, and Sustainable Economic Growth" (PDF). Asian Development Bank. Retrieved 1 July 2015.