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UK’s body of chartered certified accountants to support Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan’s awareness campaign

Islamabad, February 02, 2017 (PPI-OT):The UK-based Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) will support the SECP’s ongoing financial literacy and investor awareness campaign. An MOU between the two organizations has been signed. Mr. Akif Saeed, …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan raises value of claims of insurance policy holders to be arbitrated by small dispute resolution committees

Islamabad, February 01, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified amendments to Rule 6 of the Small Dispute Resolution Committees (Constitution and Procedure) Rules, 2015, in exercise of the powers conferred …

Regularization scheme for Gilgit-registered companies

Islamabad, January 31, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has launched Companies Regularization Scheme (CRS) for the companies registered in Gilgit Baltistan to file their overdue returns on payment of normal fee …

Amendments in the Companies Bill 2016, approved by the Sub – committee of the National Assembly

Islamabad, January 24, 2017 (PPI-OT):The SECP chairman, Mr. Zafar Hijazi, addressed a press conference on Tuesday at SECP head office. He talked about the deliberations on the Companies Bill, 2016, in the subcommittee of the …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan’s guidelines for capital market investors

Islamabad, January 24, 2017 (PPI-OT):During his press conference the SECP chairman, Mr. Zafar Hijazi, urged the investors not to lose their hard – earned money to unscrupulous elements. They should always deal with licensed brokers …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan registered 703 companies in December 2016

Islamabad, January 05, 2017 (PPI-OT):The number of companies registered with the SECP during December 2016 has exhibited a remarkable growth of 30% over the corresponding month of the last year. This shows that corporate growth …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan approves simplified regulatory framework for mutual funds distributors

Islamabad, January 02, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has approved simplified certification and regulatory requirements for distributors selling mutual funds units for single asset management company (AMC). The decision has been …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan introduces further business friendly reform measures

Islamabad, December 26, 2016 (PPI-OT):In order to further promote corporatization in the country, SECP has revamped operations at its three major offices located at Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi. Incorporation and Facilitation Desks have been established …

Government appoints Chairman and Members of the Audit Oversight Board

Islamabad, December 26, 2016 (PPI-OT):Ministry of Finance, on Friday December 23, 2016, issued a notification for appointment of Chairman and Members of the Audit Oversight Board (AOB) formed under the Securities and Exchange Commission of …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan registers 621 companies in November 2016

Islamabad, December 19, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) during the month of November 2016 registered 621 new companies, an increase of 23 percent as compared to the corresponding month of preceding …