May 25, 2021
A Gong Ceremony was held at Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) to open the trading day and to welcome National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) on-board as market maker for debt securities. An agreement was signed between PSX and NBP to mark the entry of National Bank as market maker of debt securities on PSX. The agreement was signed between Mr. Farrukh H. Khan, MD & CEO, Pakistan Stock Exchange and Mr. Arif Usmani, President & CEO, National Bank of Pakistan amidst the presence of Senior Management of both the organisations. The event included speeches by the CEOs of PSX and NBP as well as a Q&A session whereby questions by media personnel regarding the debt capital market and its development vis inclusion of NBP as market maker were addressed by the CEOs of both PSX & NBP.