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CDC receives IPO Market Innovation Award 2017-2018 for the second year in a row

In recognition of its efforts to facilitate investors and address the issue of low participation in IPOs in Pakistan, CDC has been recently awarded, for the second time, the IPO Market Innovation Award 2017-2018 at SAFE-PSX Pakistan IPO SUMMIT 2018, held in Lahore. Mr. Aftab Ahmed Diwan, CEO-CDC received this award from Governor Punjab, Mr. Muhammad Sarwar.


CDC to launch Digital Account Opening solution to facilitate investors

CDC is constantly launching novel digital solutions like eIPO, Dividend Repository etc. to facilitate investors and transform Capital Market infrastructure, making it more efficient and robust.

In line with this strategic vision, CDC will be launching its “Digital Account Opening solution” during October 2018. Through this facility Investors will be able to fill the account opening form online and download the same once completely validated by CDC personnel. This new digital solution will help eliminate the need for multiple visits by investors to CDC premises for opening account with CDC.


US Consul General in Karachi visits CDC House

A delegation from the U.S. Consulate General Karachi, headed by Consul General JoAnne Wagner and her Economic Team, visited the Central Depository Company on August 13, 2018. Key capital market and corporate leaders also representing the American Business Council along with the Board Members of CDC attended this breakfast event. Mr. Moin Fudda, Chairman Board…

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Australian High Commissioner visits CDC in November 2016

A delegation from The Australian High Commission in Islamabad recently visited the head office of the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited in Karachi.


CDC hosts dinner in honour of Mr. Mushtaq Chhapra in September 2016

Central Depository Company hosted a dinner in the honour of Mr. Mushtaq Chhapra, Chairman – The Citizens Foundation (TCF). Mr. Chhapra has recently been conferred the prestigious civil award, ‘Sitara-e-Imtiaz’


CDC, SECP organize Investor Awareness Seminar in Abbottabad in May 2016

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.


CDC organizes Pakistan Investor Days in Dubai in March 2016

Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited in collaboration with Auerbach Grayson & Company (AGCO) organized Pakistan Investor Days,

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CDC to launch Digital Account Opening solution to facilitate investors

25 September

Tax Amnesty Scheme, 2018 – CDC to facilitate Transfer of Book Entry Securities

22 June

CDC begins sending Dividend details through email

26 April

CDC launches eDividend Repository

08 March

CDC Board reconstituted: Moin M. Fudda unanimously elected as Chairman

24 January

CDC awarded IPO Market Innovation Award (7-11-2017)

16 November
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