Lahore, October 08, 2018 (PPI-OT): The rating reflects company’s strong performance in terms of returns and growth in its AUMs, which outpaced the benchmark in FY18. The rating is duly supplemented by its established brand name, sponsors distribution network, experienced management team, successful track record and diverse product slate. The company has relatively superior diversity in terms of investors’ profile and witnessed a significant growth in its SMA portfolio in FY18.
The company has set high standards in establishing digital platforms leading to better customer service and strengthening the operating platform in terms of marketing, distribution, risk management and fund management. The company’s well-structured investment process along with diligent investment risk management function adds value to the overall decision making process. The rating takes strength from the company’s association with two prominent business conglomerates of Pakistan, Nishat and Arif Habib Groups.
The rating is dependent on the company’s ability to sustain its market standing. Increasing overall market share (AUMs), stability of the key human resource and consistent fund performance is important for the rating.
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