Karachi, Askari Bank Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the board meeting of the company is scheduled to be held on August 09, 2016 at Rawalpindi. The agenda of the meeting shall be consideration of half yearly accounts for the period ended June 30, 2016.
Further, the closed period of the company shall be from August 02, 2016 to August 09, 2016(both days inclusive).
Askari Bank Limited was incorporated in Pakistan on October 9, 1991, as a public limited company and commenced its operation on April 1, 1992. The company is engaged in the business of banking defined in the Banking Companies Ordinance, 1962. The branch networks of the bank also include Islamic and agricultural banking. The registered office of the bank is located in Rawalpindi. The stocks of the company are quoted on the Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges of Pakistan.
The bank has more than 240 branches located all over Pakistan. The products and services which the bank provides to its customers include agricultural banking, branch banking, consumer banking, corporate banking and Islamic banking services.
The symbol “AKBL” is being used by the stock exchange for the shares of Askari Bank Limited.