Company Profile

Arif Habib Limited (AHL) is a premier brokerage and financial services firm engaged in Equity Trading, Investment Banking, Money Market and Forex, Commodities Trading and Securities Research. We have been market leaders in Broking and Investment Banking services for over 40 years. We are listed at Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) with 63.01% ownership by Arif Habib Corporation Limited and have been rated AA- (Long term) and A-1 (Short term) with a ‘Stable’ outlook by JCR – VIS Credit Rating Company. AHL’s brokerage operations are among the most renowned and trusted in Pakistan assisting scores of Institutional, Corporate, High Net Worth and Retail clients.

We are the only non-banking financial institution out of over 600 listed companies that finds its place in the “Top 25 Companies of Pakistan” vote by the PSX for 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2008 & 2007.

In addition, Company’s performance has been recognized by internationally renowned organizations such as Asiamoney, FinanceAsia and The Asset as well as the highly respected CFA Society Pakistan in FY22. This year, AHL has won the following awards:

  • Best Securities House in Pakistan - Asiamoney
  • Best Investment Bank - Asiamoney
  • Best Investment Bank – Domestic - FinanceAsia Country Awards 2022
  • Best Money Market Broker (Islamic) – Financial Market Association of Pakistan
  • Top Brokerage House for Opening Roshan Digital Accounts – Central Depository Company
  • Best Bond Advisor - The Asset Triple A Country & Regional Awards 2021
  • Best Equity Advisor - The Asset Triple A Country & Regional Awards 2021
  • Best Corporate and Institutional Advisor - The Asset Triple A Country & Regional Awards 2021
  • Best Corporate Finance House of the Year 2021 - CFA Society Pakistan
  • Best Equity Brokerage House of the Year 2021 - CFA Society Pakistan
  • Best Economic Research House of the Year 2021 - CFA Society Pakistan
  • Best Equity Analyst of the Year 2021 – CFA Society Pakistan

Key Milestones

Handled highest number of IPOs in Pakistan equity market during 2018, 2019 & 2020

One of the leading market share holders in the brokerage industry

Executed Pakistan and South-Asia’s first listed REIT fund-Dolmen City REIT.

Rated “AA-/A-1” with a ‘Stable’ outlook by JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company & Rated BMR1 with “Stable” outlook. Rated by The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited

Successfully conducted 4 transactions under the Privatisation Programme:

Largest ECM transaction in Pakistan & Asian Frontier Markets(USD 1 billion)

First capital market transaction under the Privatisation Programme after a gap of almost 7 years

Largest domestic secondary public offering

Engro Fertilizers Limited

Secondry Share Placement

PKR 19,350 million

Domestic Lead Manager & Book Runner


Our Vision

Our vision is to be the most Preferred and Respected Financial Institution, renowned for our expertise in Brokerage and Investment Banking services.

Our Mission

Our mission is to create value for our stakeholders by providing outstanding brokerage services and investment banking solutions to our customers. We strive to build an environment that encourages teamwork at workplace to deliver products and services and to serve the development of our capital market.

Company Information

Status of the company

Public Listed Company

Registration Number

Registration Number: 0048372
Date: September 7th, 2004

Tax Number

NTN Number: 2548446-0

NTN Certificate


TREC Holder

Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX)
Certificate No: 050
Date: January 11, 2016

PSX TRE Certificate

Registered Broker

Securities & Exchange Commision of Pakistan (SECP)
License No: 50/Securities Broker/20
Date: January 1st, 2020

SECP Certificate


License No: UR/09
Date: November 25th, 2020

Underwriter License

Consultant to Issue

License No: CTI/13
Date: January 12th, 2020

Source: PSX