The PG department of Commerce of JSS College of Arts, Commerce and Science had organized a special lecture programme on February 13, on the topic ‘Capital Market Awareness’ in association with Bombay Stock Exchange Investors Education Fund, Mumbai.
H Umesh, practising Chartered Accountant, spoke about the formation of the capital markets, players and instruments traded in the market. Further, he spoke on the role played by regulators (SEBI) E-trading in stock exchange, investor’s protection and settlement of trading. He also explained the necessity of investing in Mutual Funds and its mode of operation. He stressed more on what the investors must do before investing.
Rtd. Professor R M Chinthamani highlighted the need of investor’s awareness particularly about risk and returns while investing and the availability of job opportunities in stock markets for the present generation.
The programme was chaired by the Chief Executive, Prof B V Sambashivaiah and Principal Prof M Mahadevappa. It started with an invocation by Dakshayani, welcome address by Dr HC Honnappa, HOD, PG Commerce Department and Sunitha S P compeered and proposed vote of thanks.