ITMinds Limited signs agreement with Atlas Asset Management for Back Office Accounting Services
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.
CDC organizes Investor Awareness Seminar for National Press Club and Rawalpindi and Islamabad Tax Bar Association
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.
CDC organizes first-ever Pakistan Capital Market Expo in Peshawar
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.
Central Depository Company and 1Link sign an agreement for processing of payments for Centralized eIPO system
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.
NBFI and Modarba Association of Pakistan Partner with CDC for Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz
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.
CDC conducts Investor Awareness Seminars in upcountry
Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited conducted another series of Investor Awareness Seminars in the northern parts of the country including Azad Kashmir.
CEO-CDC re-elected as ACG Executive Committee Chairman
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.
Discretionary / Non-Discretionary Portfolios under CDC Trustee and Custodial Services hit the 100 mark
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.
ITMinds Limited offers BPO Services for Accounting of Retirement Benefit Schemes
ITMinds introduced Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) services for the accounting needs of employee retirement benefits schemes which include provident, pension and gratuity funds.
CDC signs MoU with CDS Sri Lanka
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
Development of CDC Urdu Website
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.
CFA Institute Delegation visits CDC
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.
British Delegation visit CDC
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.
Australian High Commissioner visits CDC
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.
CDC conducts Element Training Program
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).
Extending Market Scope: Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz CDC in collaboration with SECP organizes Investor Awareness Seminar in Abbottabad
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.
CDC organizes Pakistan Investor Days in Dubai
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).
CDC Organizes Investment Road Show in Multan
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.
Financial Literacy Workshops in Karachi and Lahore
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.
CDC Launches Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz
On November 12th 2015, Central Depository Company organized the soft launch of Abbottabad Sarmayakari Markaz (ASM) – Pakistan’s first ever Capital Market Business Hub.