The Financial Kaleidoscope – News – March 2016
In order to reach out to investors that are spread across the country and to apprise them about the facilities available in NSDL depository system and the awareness on stock markets, NSDL conducted 33 Joint Awareness Programmes during February 2016 in association with Allahabad Bank, Beeline Broking Limited, ICICI Securities Limited, Jhaveri Securities Limited, Kotak Securities Limited, Marwadi Shares & Finance Limited, Shah Investor’s Home Limited, Sharekhan Limited, Swastika Investmart Limited & Trustline Securities Limited.
NSDL also conducted four Joint Awareness Programmes in association with Economic Times presenting Money Gurukul & a Joint Awareness programme in association with Integrated Enterprises (India) Limited, NSE & Nanayam Vikatan. These programmes were attended by more than 2,500 investors.
In order to reach out to masses spread across the country and to apprise them about the facilities available in NSDL depository system, NSDL conducted two Joint Awareness Programmes with SEBI & two Joint Awareness Programmes in association with SEBI & NSE during February 2016 which were attended by more than 670 investors. NSDL also conducted an awareness programme for SEBI Resource Persons in association with SEBI at Dehradun in Uttar Pradesh during February 2016.
In February 2016 NSDL participated at “Mint Annual Banking Conclave 2016” organized by Mint, “ICC Mutual Fund Summits 2016” organized by Indian Chamber of Commerce, “Financial Inclusion Summit” in association with Indian Chamber of Commerce & “Lucknow Mahotsava” event in association with SEBI & NSE which were attended by around 800 delegates. NSDL also conducted an awareness programme in association with Association of National Exchanges Members of India (EIRC) at Kolkata in West Bengal.
Further, NSDL sponsored an event “Quark 2016” organized by BITS Pilani, Goa. More than 500 participants visited the NSDL stall during this event. Various aspects on Depository related services were explained to these participants attending this event.
To spread awareness about Depository related services & the new features introduced in NSDL Depository system, NSDL conducted two training programmes for employees of ‘SMC Global Securities Limited’ & ‘SBICAP Securities Limited’ during February 2016. These programmes were attended by around 160 employees of ‘SMC Global Securities Limited’ & ‘SBICAP Securities Limited’.
In February 2016, NSDL conducted an awareness programme for around 40 students representing from Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati. Various aspects on Depository related services were addressed to these students attending this programme.