SZABIST Corporate Symposium "Stock Trading and Investment"

  • Investment Awareness and Trading Skills
  • Stock Market Trading & Investment
  • Financial Literacy
The financial, economic and social development of countries realizes the significance of investment awareness and trading skills. In this purview, SZABIST in collaboration with Securities Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) organized "SZABIST Corporate Symposium on Stock Trading and Investment" at its purpose-built campus on May 03, 2019. Dr. Muhammad Naveed (Corporate Finance Expert, Associate Professor SZABIST) opened the procession of the event with a welcome note and greeted the participants by sharing the importance of 'sense of job creation' to promote outcome-based education and action-based research to increase the share of Pakistan in the knowledge economy. He added to the need for investment in the potential of individuals increasing their skills set enhancing their investment and financial sophistication. The key resource person (Ms. Tooba Akram, SECP) appreciated the SZABIST initiative fostering investment awareness on stock trading. She extended hands-on the learning experience of stock trading, stock market operations, and capital market instruments. The forum provided a meaningful learning experience to participants with a first-hand understanding of Investment Trading and the importance of stock market capitalization. The outcome of symposium results in proposed potential adaptations;
  • The focus of Academic Research on Financial Behavior and Stock Market Trading.
  • Knowledge Economy is the way forward, that is, the youth bulge needs to be pertinently skilled
  • Promoting a sense of entrepreneurship.
  • Understanding of Risk Associated with Stock Trading.
  • Indigenous curriculum development (Savings and Capital Markets of Pakistan).