Useful Information for Shareholders

Forms for Shareholders  Form for Dividend Mandate Legal References
 Form for Transfer of Shares  Relevant References
Form for Transmission of Hard Copies of Annual Audited Accounts SECP’s SRO No. 787 of 2014
SECP’s SRO No. 470(I) 2016 of 2016
Request Form for Video-conference Facility SECP’s Circular No. 10 of 2014
Form of Proxy In English
In Urdu
Form for Change of Particulars of Shareholders
For Muslims:
Zakat Declaration Form (CZ-50)
Relevant References
For Non-Muslims:
Relevant References
Detail of Unclaimed Shares & Unpaid Dividends as on December 31, 2023
List of Shareholders without CNIC List of Shareholders of Askari Bank Limited who did not provide a copy of their valid CNIC to the Share Registrar of Askari Bank as of December 31, 2023
Name: Askari Bank Limited
Registered Office: AWT Plaza, The Mall,
P.O.Box 1084,
Head Office: Third Floor, Plot No. 18,
NPT Building, F-8 Markaz, Islamabad.
Phone: 051-8092000, 051-2857424-39
Fax: 051-2857448
For Investor Relations Contact: Phone: 051-8092631
Fax: 051-2857448
Name of Regulatory Bodies:

Name of stock exchange market on which shares are publicly traded:

Associated Companies and Undertakings:
Shareholding Entity Sharing % Age
Investment in Askari Bank Ltd
Fauji Fertilizer Company Ltd (FFCL) 43.15
Fauji Fertilizer bin Qasim Ltd (FFBL) 21.57
Fauji Foundation 07.19
Subsidiary Companies:
  • Foundation Securities Private Limited (FSL)  

    (Askari Securities Limited (ASL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Askari Bank Limited, has been merged with and into Foundation Securities Private Limited (FSL) with effect from April 5, 2023. FSL is amongst the leading stock brokerage houses, operating for over 15 years under the ownership of Fauji Foundation. Subsequent to the merger FSL has become subsidiary of AKBL.)

Membership of Associations and Trade Bodies:
Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
Statement of Compliance with Code of Corporate Governance: Statement of Compliance with Code of Corporate Governance
Pattern of Shareholding: Pattern of Shareholding
Shareholders’ Guide: Shareholders’ Guide of SECP
External Auditors: M/s KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co., Chartered Accountants
Sixth Floor, State Life Building No. 5 Jinnah Avenue, Blue Area, Islamabad
Legal Advisors: M/s RIAA, Barker Gillette
Advocates & Corporate Counselors
Registrar & Share Transfer Office: CDC Share Registrar Services Limited (CDCSRSL)
Mezzanine Floor, South Tower, LSE Plaza
19-Khayaban-e-Aiwan-e-Iqbal, Lahore
Tel: Customer Support Services (Toll Free)
Tel: (92-42) 36362061-66
Fax: (92-42) 36300072
Karachi Head Office
99–B, Block–B, S.M.C.H.S.,
Main Shahrah-e-Faisal,
Islamabad Office
Room No. 410, 4th Floor,
Islamabad Stock Exchange Towers,
55 – B, Jinnah Avenue, Blue Area, Islamabad.
Date of Establishment: February 23, 1992
Principal Type of Banking (Business) Activities: Branch Banking, Corporate and Investment Banking, Consumer Banking, Islamic Banking, Agriculture Banking
President & Chief Executive: Mr. Atif Riaz Bokhari
Corporate Information: Information on Askari Bank
Bank License Number
and Date:
BL-7 of February 23, 1992
Registration No:
SECP Registration No: 0025364 (Formerly I-00799 dated October 09, 1991)
National Tax No: 0709045-5
Corresponding Network: Corresponding Network Branches
Compliance Status: Compliant with KYC and AML regulations prescribed by State Bank of Pakistan and also recommendations of FATF/Asia Pacific Group (APG) on Money Laundering. In compliance of FATCA regulations, Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has approved the Askari Bank’s registration request, as a Participating Foreign Financial Institution (PFFI) on May 5, 2014, and has assigned the Global Intermediary Identification Number (GIIN) # W8HQU5.00000.LE.586 accordingly
Jurisdiction: Asia Pacific Group (APG)
Financial Information as per 2(h)(v) of SECP’s SRO # 1196 (I)/2019 dated October 03, 2019:
Earnings Per Share (EPS) Rupees 11.16
Break-up value (Net Assets per Share) Rupees 58.18
Price Earning (PE) Ratio 1.80 times
Dividend Payout Ratio Nil
Credit Ratings:
Bank Ranking: (As per Bankers ALMANAC):
  • Country Ranking (Pakistan): 9
  • World Ranking: 1930
AKBL Compliance Documents for Correspondent Banks:
Compliance Document Required from Correspondent Banks:
  • AML/KYC Questionnaire
  • The Wolfsberg Group AML Questionnaire
  • AML/Compliance Policy
  • USA PATRIOT ACT Certification
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Banking License
  • Notification of change of name ( if any)
  • W-8 BEN-E Form
Website Compliance Certificate:  Website Compliance Certificate – Askari Bank Limited