Keekli Reporter, 29th November, 2018, Shimla
A Regional Seminar by SEBI was organized in collaboration with the Placement Cell at St. Bede’s College, Shimla, as the theme of the seminar was to create financial literacy among students. The speakers elaborated upon the processes of SEBI and NSDL and how they are protecting the interests of the investors. They talked about investment avenues which can be pursued by the young investors.
Representatives from NSDL Ankit Mittal, Ankush Sharma, Arun Sharma were present in the seminar. They presented the audience with statistics related to the investment behaviour of people in India particularly in Himachal Pradesh. Students and teachers of the Department of Commerce, Management, Economics, Computer Science and Mathematics participated in the seminar.
Towards the end of the seminar, a question and answer round was conducted by the organizers followed by a quiz competition wherein the participants were given gifts as a token of appreciation. The students were given refreshment by the organizers. The Placement cell members present were Anuja Sharma, Manu Mahajan, Vikesh Kumar, Susheel Kumar and the student representatives Srishti Chauhan and Rupal Dhiman.