With a rich heritage over 75 years, HBL is now looking towards an even brighter future with boundless opportunities.
The Bank aims to continue serving the nation and all the regional markets where it operates with a focus on the needs of its customers and the resolve to inspire them to dream and do more. Sultan Ali Allana (Chairman, HBL) said, “HBL’s outstanding journey from 1941-2016 is an accomplishment, which the HBL fraternity is honored to be associated with.
HBL was the first commercial bank to be established for the Muslims of the Indo-Pak subcontinent in 1941, and today it is the largest bank in the country.
HBL’s inception has been inextricably linked with the origin of Pakistan and consequently, it has always been an institution that has played a significant role in the nation’s economic progress.
Spanning over seven extraordinary decades, HBL has set an exemplary precedent of providing effortless services to Pakistan in the banking and financial sector.”He further added, “During these remarkable 75 years, the Bank saw the dreams of countless Pakistanis enabled, and the enrichment of millions of lives. Today, HBL marches forward to meet another 75 years, determined to push the boundaries, test the limits, and Insha’Allah do more than any bank has done before.”Also present at the ceremony, Mr.Naveed Asghar (Chief Marketing Officer, HBL) said, “It is a moment of great happiness, and a reflection of HBL’s regional and global standing.anniversary celebrations, in a special ceremony held at the HBL Plaza in Karachi. Sultan Ali Allana (Chairman, HBL) along with the Bank’s senior management to celebrate HBL's past and embrace its bright future.The history of HBL is tantamount to the history of the banking industry in Pakistan.That's why we are happy to announce that all HBL branches will remain open from 8am till 5pm on Monday, July 04, 2016 for your convenience.
L has acquired a 51% majority shareholding in the First Micro Finance Bank Limited (FMFB), the first and oldest microfinance bank in Pakistan with a presence in over 150 locations covering 66 districts.