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SECP refutes press reports regarding crackdown against companies for recovery of gold and valuable properties

July 9, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): Being the apex regulator of the corporate sector, the SECP is taking all necessary steps to ensure beneficial regulation and growth of capital market and corporate sector in Pakistan. SECP strongly refutes news items appearing …

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SECP issues draft Collateral Management Companies Regulations, 2019

July 3, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, July 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): In order to promote electronic trading and warehouse receipt financing of agricultural commodities, the SECP has formulated draft Collateral Management Companies Regulations, 2019 under the Companies Act, 2017. Any public limited company with an equity …

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SECP prioritizes development of real estate investment trusts

June 27, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 27, 2019 (PPI-OT): The SECP Chairman, Mr. Farrukh Sabzwari, met with a delegation of ISE Towers REIT Management Company Limited led by its chairman, Mr. Zahid Latif Khan. The meeting deliberated upon a number of measures for the …

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SECP Promotes Ease of Doing Business for Mutual Funds

June 26, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 26, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has taken several steps to revamp the regulatory framework for the mutual funds industry with an aim to meet the changing industry dynamics, implementing international best practices, …

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SECP registered 1,323 companies in May

June 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): In May, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) registered 1,323 new companies. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, it represents a 21 percent growth, raising the number of registered …

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SECP to reduce outflow of foreign exchange pertaining to reinsurance business

June 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), held a roundtable to discuss measures to reduce outflow of foreign exchange pertaining to reinsurance business through optimizing local risk retention. The representatives of the State Bank, …

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SECP, US Department of Justice hold workshop on securities’ fraud

June 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, June 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): In collaboration with U.S. Department of Justice, the SECP organized a workshop on securities and commodities fraud at the SECP head office on Thursday in Islamabad. Mr. Brian R. Havey, the presenter, is a federal …

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SECP embarks on digital transformation, launches LEAP

May 30, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 30, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Farrukh Sabzwari, has said that SECP is embarking on digital transformation, end-to-end process automation and enabling user environment for all its regulatees. The SECP’s project for …

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SECP launches awareness video series

May 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has launched its first investor awareness video series, based on seven themes: capital market, commodities market, Islamic finance, insurance, mutual funds, anti-money laundering/CFT and company incorporation, through …

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SECP Chairman Meets Capital Market Stakeholders to Discuss Trends and Issues

May 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The SECP Chairman and Commissioner (Securities Market Division) along with his team, met with capital market stakeholders, including the senior management of Pakistan Stock Exchange, National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited, Central Depository Company of …

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Secured transactions registry established in SECP

May 13, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 13, 2019 (PPI-OT): The federal government has entrusted the function of Secured Transaction Registry (STR) for unincorporated entities to the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). The registry will record charges/security interests created by entities on their …

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SECP registered 1, 460 companies in April

May 3, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, May 03, 2019 (PPI-OT): In April, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) registered 1,460 new companies and the majority of them were registered within four hours. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, the …

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