Askari Bank: A Leading Pakistani Bank

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Company Profile |Products |Sell Offers |Buy Offers |Contact Details | |Askari Bank, one of the leading banks of Pakistan. The bank was founded in 1992, and in the 18 years since, our growth and success patterns have far outgrown industry standards. Askari Bank has expanded into a nationwide presence of 150 branches, and an offshore banking Unit in Bahrain. A shared network of over 1,100 online ATMs covering all major cities in Pakistan supports the delivery channels for customer service. As on December 31, 2007, the bank had equity of PKR 12.27 billion and total assets of PKR 182.17 billion, with over 800,000 banking customers, serviced by 6,808 employees. We have reinforced our products with new deposit schemes bearing competitive rates of return and packed with excellent service of first choice. Our modern electronic banking services have been developed with hard work, feedback from stakeholders and research providing better banking solutions. Askaribank continuous growth over the years is based on service to communities and customers by friendly, professional and experienced bankers trained to deliver exceptional banking services. [pic]

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Askari Bank was incorporated in Pakistan on October 9, 1991, as a public limited company. It commenced operation on April 1, 1992, and is principally engaged in the business of banking, as defined in the Banking Companies Ordinance, 1962. The Bank is listed on Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges. Since inception, the bank has concentrated on growth through improving service quality, investment in technology and people, utilizing its extensive branch network which includes Islamic and Agricultural banking. Corporate Social Responsibility is an integral part of the way we do business. In order to fulfill our CSR objectives, we attempt to promote public interest by encouraging community growth and development through sponsoring social service events, supporting education, sports, and environment and also contribute in socio-cultural activities. Awards and Achievements

|  |  | |» |“Best Retail Bank in Pakistan” by The Asian Banker. | |  |  | |» |"1st Consumer Choice Award" by the Consumer Association of Pakistan. 2004 | |  |  | |» |"Corporate Excellence Award" by the Management Association of Pakistan (MAP). 2002, 2003 & 2004. | |  |  | |» |“The Best Bank in Pakistan” by Global Finance magazine. 2001 and 2002. | |  |  | |» |“Best Consumer Internet Bank” Global Finance magazine. 2002 and 2003. | |  |  | |» |"Euromoney and Asiamoney Awards" 1994, 1996 and 1997. | |  |  | |» |“Best Presented Annual Accounts” by (ICAP) and (ICAMP). 2000, 2001and 2002. | |  | ...
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