Board meeting of JS Bank Limited to be held on November 27, 2015

Karachi: JS Bank Limited informed Karachi Stock Exchange that board meeting of the bank is scheduled to be held on November 27, 2015 at Karachi. The agenda of the meeting shall be consideration and approval of allotment of right shares and the annual budget of Jahangir Siddiqui & Co. Ltd. for year ending December 31, 2016.

Further, the closed period of the company shall be from November 21, 2015 to November 27, 2015.

JS Bank Limited is incorporated in Pakistan as a scheduled bank engaged in commercial banking and related services. It is a subsidiary of Jahangir Siddiqui and Company Limited. The bank has a branch network of 211 branches in Pakistan. The stocks of the company are quoted on the Karachi Stock Exchange in Pakistan. The registered office of the company is located in Karachi.

JS Bank Limited has been formed after the merger and amalgamation of Jahangir Siddiqui Investment Bank Limited and commercial banking operations of American Express Bank Ltd Pakistan. The bank commenced operations in Pakistan as a fully scheduled bank on December 30, 2006. It has a Primary Dealer license for government securities from the State Bank of Pakistan. The core activities of the bank are in the segment of retail and consumer banking, treasury, corporate and commercial banking and investment banking.

The symbol “JSBL” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of JS Bank Limited.