12th ANNUAL EXCELLENCE AWARDS
CFA Society Pakistan organized the 12th Annual Excellence Awards Ceremony recognizing the industry's performance in 2014 followed by a dinner and a Mushaira on September 19, 2015 at DHA Golf Club.
The presence of Mr. Mohammad Zubair, Minister of State/Chairman Privatization, as Chief Guest and his insights were appreciated by everyone at the event. Mr. Zubair presented the Banking, Corporates and Brokerage Awards according to the expert decision made by the senior panel of judges.
Flair was added to the event when Mr. Anwar Maqsood, along with his team, entertained the gathering with their 'Loose Mushaira and enthralled the audience with their entertaining skills.
We would like to convey our special thanks to Mr. Mohammad Zubair for taking out his precious time for our Society and a very warm congratulations to all the winners who made it big at the awards.
Commercial Banking Awards
Small Size Banks of the year- Citibank NA Pakistan
Medium Size Banks of the year - Habib Metropolitan Bank Ltd.
Large Size Banks of the year - Allied Bank Ltd.
Most Stable Bank of the year - MCB Bank Ltd.
Best Islamic Bank of the year - Meezan Bank Ltd.
Best Islamic Window of the year - HBL Islamic Banking
Corporate Finance House of the Year Awards
Corporate Finance House of the year (Fixed Income) - Meezan Bank Ltd.
Corporate Finance House of the year (Offshore/Financing) - Deutsche Bank Ltd.
Corporate Finance House of the year (Project Financing) - Habib Bank Ltd.
Corporate Finance House of the year (Equity & Advisory) - Allied Bank Ltd.
Corporate Finance House (Equity & Advisory)- Security Firms - Arif Habib Ltd.
Transaction of the year 2014 - Habib Bank Ltd. for PKR 6bn Listed, Rated Retail Sukuk Issue by K-Electric (AZM Certificates)
Brokerage House Awards
Listed Company With the Best Investor Relations - Bank Alfalah Ltd.
Best Brokerage House of the Year - KASB Securities Ltd
Best Research Analyst of the Year - Taha Khan Javed, CFA - Head of Research at Elixir Securities Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd.
Best Trader of the Year - Sheikh Zia - Head of Sales at AKD Securities Ltd.
Volunteer of the year 2015
Aisha Kudiya, CFA - Client segment Manager, Sadiq Deposit at Standard Chartered Bank
Manal Iqbal, CFA - Deputy Head of Research at Elixir Securities Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd.