Ratings of Allied Bank

  • Entity Ratings of Allied Bank by PACRA

    July 2, 2019

    (For the period 2018-2019)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has retained Long-Term and Short Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited as “AAA” (Triple A) and “A1+” (A One plus), respectively.

    June 30, 2018

    (For the period 2017-2018)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has upgraded Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AAA” (Triple A) while the Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).

    June 30, 2017

    (For the year ending December 2016)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has maintained Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AA+” (Double A plus) while the Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).

    July 01, 2016

    (For the year ending December 2015)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has maintained Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AA+” (Double A plus) while the Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).

    July 01, 2015

    (For the year ending December 2014)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has maintained Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AA+” (Double A plus). The Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).

    June 27, 2014

    (For the year ending December 2013)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has maintained Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AA+” (Double A plus). The Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).

    July 07, 2013

    (For the year ending December 2012)

    The Pakistan Credit Rating Agency (PACRA) has maintained Long-Term Ratings of Allied Bank Limited “AA+” (Double A plus). The Short-Term Rating of the Bank is already at the highest level of “A1+” (A One plus).


  • Corporate Governance Ratings by JCR-VIS

    February 11, 2019

    (For the year ending December 2017)

    JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has reaffirmed the Corporate Governance Rating of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) at “CGR-9+”. This rating is based on a scale ranging from CGR-1 (lowest) to CGR-10 (highest). The ratings assigned to ABL reflects very high level of corporate governance practices instituted in the bank underpinned by sound internal control environment, financial transparency and regulatory compliance.

    January 19, 2018

    (For the year ending December 2016)

    JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has reaffirmed the Corporate Governance Rating of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) at “CGR-9+”. This rating is based on a scale ranging from CGR-1 (lowest) to CGR-10 (highest).

    November 09, 2016

    (For the year ending December 2015)

    JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has upgraded the corporate governance rating of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) from “CGR-9” to “CGR-9+”. This rating is based on a scale ranging from CGR-1 (lowest) to CGR-10 (highest).

    December 04, 2015

    (For the year ending December 2014)

    The JCR – VIS Credit Rating Company has reaffirmed Corporate Governance Rating of Allied Bank Limited as CGR-9, denoting ‘very high level of corporate governance’. The rating is based on the scale ranging from CGR-1 (lowest) to ‘CGR-10’ (highest).

    November 28, 2014

    (For the year ending December 2013)

    The JCR – VIS Credit Rating Company has reaffirmed Corporate Governance Rating of Allied Bank Limited as CGR-9, denoting ‘very high level of corporate governance’. The rating is based on the scale ranging from CGR-1 (lowest) to ‘CGR-10’ (highest).

    October 22, 2013

    (For the year ending December 2012)

    JCR-VIS Credit Rating Company Limited (JCR-VIS) has upgraded the Corporate Governance Rating of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) from‘CGR-8++’ to ‘CGR-9’, denoting ‘very high level of corporate governance’. This rating is based on the scale ranging from ‘CGR-1’ (lowest) to ‘CGR-10’ (highest).

    Corporate governance ratings are based on evaluation of key governance areas of the rated institution, which include regulatory compliance; board oversight; management profile; self regulation; financial transparency and relationship with stakeholders. The rating incorporates ABL’s commitment to adopt best practices with respect to corporate governance, as also stipulated in the revised Code of Corporate Governance (CCG) introduced by the Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan. ABL has achieved compliance with most of required changes stipulated in the new CCG.