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Mar22270 Oct22252 BMA Investment Advisors Limited (BMA) is an advisory firm that is a pioneer in Separately Managed Accounts (SMA) in Pakistan. As a medium-sized company, the firm’s primary goal is to deliver a one-stop wealth management service across all asset categories. We find out more from the firm’s President in the wake of it achieving success in the recent APAC Business Awards 2022. BMA Group ranks amongst one of the oldest and top financial groups in Pakistan. Having started operations in 1992, the company’s flagship brokerage arm, BMA Capital Management Limited, serves as a full-scale financial services firm. BMA Investment Advisors limited (formerly BMA Asset Management Company Limited) is another arm of the group and is licensed to perform investment advisory services as per the NBFC Rules 2003. Incorporated in April 2005, BMA is not only one of the pioneers in the industry but has the capability of providing consistent returns to its clientele. The company has now completely shifted to the business of providing advisory services to clients and has reached to an increase in AUM by 5900% in two years after the new management took over. Moreover the company has shown an improved performance in current year and has managed to recover from the loss position in previous years. “Our experienced team of professionals and practitioners have more than 50 years in international emerging markets and the Pakistan market, and they possess an intimate understanding of Pakistani equity and debt markets,” explains Mian Qasim Saeed Ahmed, President of BMA Investment Advisors. “They all have in-depth knowledge and expertise in portfolio management, research, and risk, as well as specialising in diverse backgrounds and have exposure of working in Pakistan and globally with renowned advisory practices, financial institutions, local and multinational companies.” The company’s ethos is deeply seated in its customer-centric approach and it believes that effective teams outperform strong individuals, whilst forming partnerships with customers that have flexibility is the key to delivering a consistently strong and reliable performance. “Control of total investment risk and a strong compliance culture offers security,” Mian Qasim continues. Best SMA Equity Markets Consultancy - Pakistan “Tailormade solutions are the best way to service all investors, where experience, research, and execution does matter and I am aligning all of them to give a new and required taste to investors.” Recently, BMA Investment Advisors gained recognition in the APAC Business Awards as it clinched the prestigious title of Best SMA Equity Markets Consultancy – Pakistan. This title is testament to the hard work and dedication of the firm and its team, and Mian Qasim is committed to continuing the good work as it looks to the future. “I will continue trying to deliver the best customised fund management solutions,” he states. “So a focus on great customer service with decent outcomes from the financial markets is my overall future vision.” Contact: Mian Qasim Saeed Ahmed, Amyna Bardai Company: BMA Asset Management Company Limited /BMA Investment Advisors Limited Web: www.bmainvests.com INVESTMENT ADVISORS