LAHORE - The State Bank of Pakistan recently, 2nd year in a row, has declared JS Bank as the Number 1 Primary Dealer of Government Securities for the year 2011-12. JS Bank was also the Number 1 Primary Dealer of Government Securities for the year 2010-2011. JS Bank is one of only 11 State Bank of Pakistan appointed Primary Dealers authorised to participate in the auctions of Government of Pakistan securities comprising of Treasury Bills (T-Bills) and Pakistan Investment Bonds (PIBs), says a press release.  JS Bank has outperformed all other Primary Dealers during what has been an extremely challenging year for Pakistani banking is testament to the strategic vision of the management as well as hard work of Fixed Income Team in Treasury.

The listing displays the growing confidence that customers have in the bank’s ability to better handle their fixed income transactions and sends a clear signal to the market that JS Bank has emerged as a key player with an agenda of performance driven growth and service excellence in Pakistani banking.

JS Bank is counted amongst the most performance driven banks on Pakistan’s banking landscape. The Bank now has an online network of 150 branches in 80 cities across Pakistan. In its unrelenting effort to provide high quality products and services, JS Bank continues to pursue the path of innovation and excellence.