Great Enthusiasm in ‘India Investor Week’ With Full Participation of Various Chambers of Commerce and Industry
Shri Salman Khurshid, Minister of Corporate Affairs, today launched the Telugu version of the Investor Education and Protection Fund Website at Hyderabad. He also released Beginner’s Guide to the Capital Market in Telugu language at a function organized by the Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FAPCCI) in partnership with the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) as part of India Investor Week (IIW) 2010.
Shri Salman Khurshid Launches Investor Education and Protection Fund Website in Telugu
With this launch in Telugu, the common man now can access the Investor Education and Protection Fund Website in 5 Indian languages : Assamese, Bangla, Hindi, Marathi and Telugu. In coming days the site will be launched in more languages.
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had kick started the India Investor Week on 13th July with the first national event at Kolkata. IIW is a part of the year long programme of the Ministry to mainstream investor awareness in partnership with SEBI, RBI, ICAI, ICSI, ICWAI, CII, FICCI, ASSOCHAM, UTI-MF, BSE, NSE, MCS-SX, IMC,IAIA, PHD Chamber etc. During the IIW, Shri Salman Khurshid has been outlining the need to reach out to the common man to not only make him aware but also encourage and hand hold him so that he can gainfully channelize his savings into the corporate economy through informed investment decisions. He has stated that the investors’ programmes are an effort to bring the aam admi into the mainstream of economic growth.
During the year the Ministry of Corporate Affairs will be organizing 3,000 programmes throughout the country. The India Investor Week is being organized for the first time by the Ministry to bring a national focus on the subject of investor awareness.