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ITMinds Limited signs agreement with Atlas Asset Management for Back Office Accounting Services

 30th May 2017  /   Services  /   6  Comments

Since its formation, ITMinds Limited (a wholly owned subsidiary of Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited) has committed itself to providing IT consultancy and implementation services to both local and international organizations with its network expanding to Middle East and Africa. The company introduced unparalleled back office services in recent past.

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CDC organizes Investor Awareness Seminar for National Press Club and Rawalpindi and Islamabad Tax Bar Association

 27th Apr 2017  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC), in collaboration with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), and Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) organized an investor awareness seminar, for journalists and media representatives, at the National Press Club Islamabad on April 27, 2017.

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CDC organizes first-ever Pakistan Capital Market Expo in Peshawar

 26th Apr 2017  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC), in collaboration with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) and other Capital Market entities, organized the first-ever Pakistan Capital Market Expo in Peshawar. Mr. Haji Muhammad Afzal, KPCCI President, was present as the Chief Guest at the occasion.

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Central Depository Company and 1Link sign an agreement for processing of payments for Centralized eIPO system

 01st Apr 2017  /   Customer Convenience  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited and 1LINK (Guarantee) Limited recently signed an agreement for processing of payments as part of the Centralized eIPO System, at CDC House. The agreement was signed by Mr. Aftab Diwan, CEO – CDC and Mr. Najeeb Agrawalla, CEO – 1LINK. Mr. Shahid Nasim – Executive Director, SECP, Mr. Khurram Gul Agha – Director and Chairman BD Committee, 1LINK & Head of IT and Transaction Banking Faysal Bank, Mr. Arshad Khan – Senior Joint Director, SBP and Mr. Muhammad Ali Sario – Joint Director, SBP, were also present on this occasion, with team members.

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NBFI and Modarba Association of Pakistan Partner with CDC for Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz

 01st Feb 2017  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

The NBFI & Modaraba Association of Pakistan has entered into an agreement with Central Depository Company (CDC) to open an office at the Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz (ASM) for providing Investor Education and Awareness of the sector and expand outreach of its members to the residents of Abbottabad and the surrounding cities of Haripur, Mansehra, and Balakot etc.

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CDC conducts Investor Awareness Seminars in upcountry

 03rd Jan 2017  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited conducted another series of Investor Awareness Seminars in the northern parts of the country including Azad Kashmir.

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CEO-CDC re-elected as ACG Executive Committee Chairman

 05th Dec 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

In the 20th General Meeting of Asia Pacific Central Securities Depository Group (ACG) held at Tehran, Iran, honors comes to Pakistan as the CEO of Pakistani Depository again elected as Chairman of the Executive Committee. Here, it is worth mentioning that Mr. Hanif secured 5 votes (out of the total 8) and his opponent Mr. Rao of Indian Depository secured only 3 votes. The Executive committee of ACG is comprising of 8 elite depositories of the region representing countries like China, Japan. Korea, India and Pakistan.

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Discretionary / Non-Discretionary Portfolios under CDC Trustee and Custodial Services hit the 100 mark

 01st Dec 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

In 2000, the mutual fund industry started flourishing in the Pakistani Capital Market and provided a new concept and investment arena to retail and individual investors who possess inadequate knowledge of the capital market but are interested in utilizing its benefits.

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ITMinds Limited offers BPO Services for Accounting of Retirement Benefit Schemes

 01st Dec 2016  /   Services  /   6  Comments

ITMinds introduced Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services for the accounting needs of employee retirement benefits schemes which include provident, pension and gratuity funds.

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CDC signs MoU with CDS Sri Lanka

 01st Dec 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

The Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Central Depository Systems (Pvt.) Limited (CDS), its Sri Lankan counterpart

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Development of CDC Urdu Website

 01st Dec 2016  /   Customer Convenience  /   6  Comments

Under the directive of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan, the Central Depository of Company of Pakistan Limited has developed an Urdu version of their website. SECP has directed all corporate institutions to launch their corporate websites in Urdu.

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CFA Institute Delegation visits CDC

 01st Nov 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

A delegation from CFA Institute recently visited the head office of the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited in Karachi. The delegation, welcomed by Mr. Muhammad Hanif Jakhura, CEO-CDC and Mr. Ashraf Bava, President-CFA Society, Pakistan, included Mr. Kamil Attila Köksal, CFA, Member Board of Governors, CFA Institute and Dr. Tony Tan Boon Leng, CFA, Head, Standards and Advocacy Division, Asia Pacific Region. Other dignitaries including ……. also attended the event. Senior representatives of Pakistan Capital Market were also present.

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British Delegation visit CDC

 24th Sep 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

A delegation from The British Deputy High Commission in Karachi visited the head office of the Central Depository Company of Pakistan. The delegation was headed by Her Excellency Belinda Lewis, Deputy High Commissioner. Several senior level members of the corporate community also attended the event along with representatives from various UK-Based entities.

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Australian High Commissioner visits CDC

 01st Sep 2016  /   Blog  /   6  Comments

A delegation from The Australian High Commission in Islamabad recently visited the head office of the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited in Karachi. The delegation was headed by Her Excellency Margaret Adamson, Australian High Commissioner to Pakistan.

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CDC conducts Element Training Program

 01st Sep 2016  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

The Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) successfully completed its 2016 edition of its Element Training Program (ETP). ETP is a series of training sessions conducted by representatives from CDC for the benefit of the users of the Central Depository System (CDS).

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Extending Market Scope: Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz CDC in collaboration with SECP organizes Investor Awareness Seminar in Abbottabad

 21st May 2016  /   Customer Convenience  /   6  Comments

On May 21, 2016, Central Depository Company (CDC), in collaboration with all partner entities of Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz (ASM) and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), organized a large scale Investor Awareness Seminar in Abbottabad. The seminar, held at Jalal Baba Auditorium, was arguably the biggest Capital Market event in the history of Abbottabad. The core objective was to enhance participation of KPK residents in the Capital Market.

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CDC organizes Pakistan Investor Days in Dubai

 02nd Mar 2016  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited in collaboration with Auerbach Grayson & Company (AGCO) organized Pakistan Investor Days, an investment road show in Dubai on March 2 & 3, 2016 at the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).

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CDC Organizes Investment Road Show in Multan

 19th Dec 2015  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) organized an Investment Road Show in Multan in commemoration of the upcoming launch of the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX). The event was endorsed by the Multan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) and MCCI President, Mian Fareed Mughis Sheikh was present as the Guest of Honour at the occasion.

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Financial Literacy Workshops in Karachi and Lahore

 19th Nov 2015  /   Investor Awareness  /   6  Comments

CDC proudly spearheads the drive to promote the financial market by enhancing the understanding and awareness of actual and potential investors with regards to available investment opportunities.

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CDC Launches Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz

 12th Nov 2015  /   Customer Convenience  /   6  Comments

On November 12th 2015, Central Depository Company organized the soft launch of Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz (ASM) – Pakistan’s first ever Capital Market Business Hub.

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