Book Closure for Semi Annual Profit Payment of Askari Bank Limited

Karachi, Askari Bank Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that the 6th semi-annual profit payment of rated, unsecured, OTC Listed Perpetual Term Finance Certificates (TFC-VI) issue of Rs. 6,000 Million (Issue on July 03, 2018) of the Bank is due on July 03, 2021.

Further, the transfer book share will remain closed from June 24, 2021 to July 02, 2021 (Both days inclusive).

Askari Bank Limited was incorporated in Pakistan in 1991, as a Public Limited Company. The commenced operation of the Company on April 01, 1992. The bank is principally engaged in the business of banking, as defined in the Banking Companies Ordinance, 1962.

Askari Bank Limited is listed on Pakistan Stock Exchange, and the shares of the Company are quoted in Pakistan Stock Exchange, with the symbol “AKBL” of the Company.

The total number of shares the company has issued are 1,260,260,180. Earnings Per Share in 2020 is 8.57 which was 5.57 in 2019. The Profit After Taxation has increased in 2020 and is 10,800,375,000 whereas it was 7,017,022,000 in 2019.