Karachi: Askari General Insurance Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange that board meeting of the company is scheduled to be held on March 21, 2016 at Rawalpindi. The agenda of the meeting shall be consideration of annual accounts for period ended December 31, 2015 for declaration of any entitlement.
Further, the closed period of the company shall be from March 14, 2016 to March 21, 2016.
Askari General Insurance Company Limited is a company incorporated in Pakistan on April 12, 1995 as a public limited company. The commercial operations of the company commenced from October 15, 1995. The foundations of the company are laid under the fundamentals of the Companies Ordinance, 1984. The company is engaged in the business of non-life insurance business comprising of fire, marine, motor, accident, health and miscellaneous. The insurance company has around 19 branches located across Pakistan. The stocks of the company are quoted on the Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges of Pakistan. The registered office of the company is located at Rawalpindi.
The company is sponsored by the Army Welfare Trust which is itself engaged in the business of finance, banking and production of consumer goods and service. The company apart from traditional coverage offers specialized coverage for various engineering risks.
The symbol “AGIC” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Askari General Insurance Company Limited.