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PACRA Maintains Broker Management Rating of JS Global Capital Limited

December 31, 2018

Lahore, December 31, 2018 (PPI-OT): The rating reflects JS Global Capital Limited’s (JSGCL) strong market position in the brokerage industry emanating from an established franchise with sound geographical footprint, sizeable and sustained market share and cutting-edge technological framework. JSGCL’s experienced management team has a strong focus to deliver quality service to its foreign, institutional and retail clients. It offers various value-added services to its clients including online trading, research portal, and mobile app. A robust IT infrastructure is in place to ensure the smooth running of the operations.

Strong risk management framework exists with an active involvement of the top management to constantly monitor its effectiveness. The rating derives comfort from the company’s investing policy limiting the market risk and liquidity risk. The rating also reflects the company’s strong financial profile with Net Capital Balance of ~PKR 1.7bln as at Sep-18. Going forward, with a focus to provide quality services and continue to be a market leader, the company has deployed an internationally acclaimed brokerage house software in parallel to its existing system and will be rolling this new system in 1QCY19. The company is also willing to act as the market leader once Exchange Traded Fund is launched in Pakistan.

The rating is dependent upon the company’s management ensuring strong control and governance framework continued update of client servicing tools, and careful monitoring of risks – mainly liquidity and market risk – emanating from investment activities. Materialization of efficiencies and effective control envisaged with the implementation of new software is important.

For more information, contact:
Analyst
The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency Limited (PACRA)
Awami Complex, FB1, Usman Block New Garden Town,
Lahore – Pakistan
Tel: +9242 586 9504 -6
Fax: +9242 583 0425
Email: hammad.rashid@pacra.com
Web: www.pacra.com

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