Corporate Connect Series | ETFs in Pakistan
December 9, 2020: The IBA CDC in collaboration with Associate Professor, Dr. Hilal Butt and Associate Professor, Dr. Saqib Sharif organized an online guest speaker session for the Economics and Finance students.
Senior Vice President - Treasury & Capital Markets, United Bank Limited, Mr. Syed Akbar Ali Conducted an informative session on ETFs in Pakistan.
Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) is a tool to invest in equity/fixed income securities, select sectors, identify securities, conduct research, track dividends/coupons and capital gains. It aims to track the specified benchmark index, while providing real time price of the fund throughout the day. Currently four ETFs are trading on Pakistan Stock Exchange launched by National Bank of Pakistan, Meezan Bank, United Bank Limited and National Investment Trust respectively, during April-September' 2020.