SIBL has been permitted with one Offshore Banking Unit (OBU) in Dhaka to provide financing facility in foreign currency to its valued clients. The main business of OBU comprises of financing against UPAS (Usance Payable at Sight) LCs of Authorized Dealer Branches. The OBU also discounts export bills against acceptance of LC issuing bank. It also focuses to cater the need of financial supports and off-shore banking facilities to the 100% foreign owned / Joint Venture units in the EPZs.