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SECP holds workshop on anti-money laundering, terror financing

October 16, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 16, 2018 (PPI-OT): The SECP held a full-day workshop on anti-money laundering/countering financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) in Lahore on Monday on the theme of “implementation of risk-based approach within financial institutions.”

After Karachi, the workshop was second in …

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SECP proposes to expand fit and proper criteria for insurance Sector

October 10, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 10, 2018 (PPI-OT): The SECP has proposed to issue direction to the insurance sector that information to be provided about sponsors, promoters and major shareholding of insurers and insurance intermediaries, which would now also include shareholding details, including …

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SECP holds workshop on insurance and takaful

October 6, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 06, 2018 (PPI-OT): In collaboration with the International Institute of Economics (IIIE), International Islamic University (IIUI) Islamabad, the SECP has conducted a workshop on insurance and takaful. The purpose of the workshop was to enhance financial literary, awareness …

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SECP registered 1,070 companies in September

October 4, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 04, 2018 (PPI-OT): In September, the SECP registered 1,070 new companies, 74 percent of them were registered within four hours. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, it represents a growth of 50 percent, raising …

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SECP holds two-day awareness session on AML/CFT

October 3, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 03, 2018 (PPI-OT): In order to sensitize its regulated sectors such as the capital market, insurance, NBFCs, and modaraba about regulatory framework on anti-money laundering and countering financing of terrorism (AML/CFT), the SECP organized a two-day awareness session …

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SECP launches JamaPunji 4th nationwide inter-university stock trading contest

October 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): As part of Investor Education’s JamaPunji campaign, the SECP has launched the 4th nationwide inter-university stock trading competition. Its launch coincides with the World Investor Week 2018 for the finance and management students of the …

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Pakistan Reinsurance Company Limited allowed to conduct window re-takaful operations

October 1, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) in exercise of its powers under Takaful Rules, 2012 has authorized the Pakistan Reinsurance Company Limited (PRCL) to conduct window re-takaful operations on September 26, 2018. Since …

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SECP launches World Investor Week to promote investor education

October 1, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 02, 2018 (PPI-OT): In collaboration with the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has launched its second annual World Investor Week (WIW). It will continue up to October 7. Being …

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SECP signs MOUs with universities in Karachi

September 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): The SECP has signed MOUs with HEC-recognized universities, including University of Karachi, Iqra University and the Institute of Business Management. On behalf of the SECP, the honourable Commissioner Investor Education, Mr. Shauzab Ali signed the …

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SECP’s seminar to raise awareness about limited liability partnership

September 15, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 15, 2018 (PPI-OT): In order to create awareness among business community and other stakeholders of the importance of incorporation of limited liability partnership as per the provisions of Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2017, as well as associations u/s …

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SECP holds awareness session for NPOs on AML/CFT obligations

September 13, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 13, 2018 (PPI-OT): In collaboration with the National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA), the SECP organized an awareness session to sensitize the not-for-profit organizations (NPOs) with the regulatory framework on anti-money laundering and countering financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) on …

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Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan launches Facilitation Center in Gwadar for Businesses

September 12, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, September 12, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has opened a fully equipped and state-of-the-art facilitation center in Gwadar for the registration of businesses, which is a primary need of investors. The SECP has taken …

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