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SECP holds session on AML/CFT obligations for NPOs and intermediaries

March 22, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 22, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), in collaboration with the Karachi Tax Bar Association (KTBA), conducted an awareness session on the anti-money laundering/counter-terrorism financing (AML/CFT) obligations of non-profit organizations licensed under section 42 …

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SECP holds awareness sessions on ease of doing business

March 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The SECP has held a series of awareness sessions in Karachi and Lahore to create awareness about recent reforms introduced for ease of doing business. The participants were apprised about the SECP’s reforms that have …

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Finance Minister applauds global recognition of Pakistan’s enhanced compliance with International Corporate Governance Standards

March 12, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 12, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Finance Minister Mr. Asad Omer applauds the World Bank recognition of Pakistan enhanced implementation of corporate governance principles on the launch event of Pakistan Report on Observance of Standards and Codes (ROSC) on Corporate …

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1,290 new companies registered in February

March 6, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) registered 1,290 new companies in February. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, it represents a growth of 26 percent raising the number of …

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SECP temporarily relaxes condition about female directors

March 1, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 01, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has granted a temporary general relaxation/exemption to listed companies from appointment of female director on their board of directors as required under Regulation 7 of the Listed …

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SECP honours winners of fourth inter-university trading competition

February 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) hosted a prize distribution ceremony of the fourth inter-university trading competition stock trading competition at its head office. Farrukh Sabzwari, the SECP chairman, chaired the ceremony. The …

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SECP honours winners of fourth inter-university trading competition

February 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) hosted a prize distribution ceremony of the fourth inter-university trading competition stock trading competition at its head office. Farrukh Sabzwari, the SECP chairman, chaired the ceremony. The …

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SECP holds awareness sessions on AML/CFT obligations

February 21, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 21, 2019 (PPI-OT): The SECP has conducted a series of five awareness sessions in Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. The outreach sessions were held to share the findings of the National Terrorism Financing Risk Assessment with the financial institutions …

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SECP chairman vows to remove regulatory impediments

February 20, 2019 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 20, 2019 (PPI-OT): The SECP Chairman, Farrukh Sabzwari, has initiated dialogue with leaders of business associations to have their perspective on the practical impediments faced by the corporate sector in implementing the Companies Act, 2017. Mr. Sabzwari, along …

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SECP defers applicability of IFRS 9

February 15, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 15, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has deferred the applicability of the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 9 “Financial Instruments” for all companies required to prepare their financial statements in accordance with the …

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SECP registers 1,317 new companies in January

February 11, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, February 11, 2019 (PPI-OT): In January, the SECP registered 1,317 new companies. As compared to the corresponding month of last financial year, it represents a growth of 9 percent, raising the number of registered companies to over 95,000. The …

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Chairman SECP holds meetings with PSX Board of Directors and management

January 18, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 18, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Farrukh H. Sabzwari, along with his team comprising, Commissioner (Securities Market Division) and Executive Director, Securities Market Division, visited the Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited (PSX) on …

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