LAHORE :  Lahore Stock Exchange has launched Investor Awareness Program catering the potential investors to provide financial education to different segments of the society. The first session under this program invited the members of Women Chamber of Commerce-(WCCI) to the LSE Auditorium. Investor Awareness Program aims at holding regular sessions of market information for the general and potential investors on monthly basis. While addressing the session, Ms Hifsa Siddiqi-Deputy Manager Corporate Communications delivered a presentation informing of the various investment instruments available in the capital market of Pakistan.

She explained the investor protection guideline points, stressing as an initial step in making an investment in the capital market in a secure fashion.

While explaining the composition of the stock exchanges, the participants were acquainted with the role and functioning of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP), Central Depository Company (CDC) and National Clearing Company Limited (NCCPL) in the capital market of Pakistan.