SECP issues qualified capital criteria for NBFCs

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Friday issued criteria for qualified capital and its terms and condition for Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs). Read more »

SECP, ADB organize consultation workshop on financial market development

KARACHI: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) and Asian Development Bank (ADB) jointly organized a workshop for stakeholder consultations on Financial Market Development 2020-2025, a statement said on Thursday. Read more »

SECP directs life insurers to provide details of window Takaful operations

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission (SECP) has directed life insurers to provide details of their Family Takaful operations. Read more »

SECP warns public against investing in ponzi schemes

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Tuesday warned general public not to invest in fraudulent investment and ponzi schemes that are promising hefty profits and unrealistic incentives to... Read more »

Half of registered companies not complying with mandatory return filing

ISLAMABAD: Almost half of the companies registered with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) have been found as non-compliant in mandatory income tax return filing. Read more »

SECP approves regulations for small companies to raise capital

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has approved listing regulations for small companies to raise funds through capital markets. Read more »

SECP introduces concept of trading only brokers for expanding investor base

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has introduced a concept of trading only brokers for expanding investor base at the capital market. Read more »

SECP softens regulatory regime for rating companies

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has softened regulatory regime for credit rating companies through amendments in the Credit Rating Companies Regulations, 2016. Read more »

SECP registration reaches to 105,407 companies

ISLAMABAD: The total number of registered companies with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has topped at 105,407 with addition of 1,392 new companies in September 2019, according to a statement... Read more »

Financial institutions report 219 suspicious transactions since AML/CFT regulatory framework launch: SECP

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has said around 219 Suspicious Transactions Reports (STRs) have been generated by financial institutions since launch of its Anti-Money Laundering (AML)/Counter Financing Terrorism... Read more »

SECP revokes licenses of 22 not for profit companies; total cancellation tops 319

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has cancelled licenses of 22 Not for Profit Companies during first quarter of the current fiscal year. The regulator so far revoked licenses... Read more »

SECP proposes mandatory filing of monthly statements for securities brokers

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) proposed to make it mandatory for securities brokers to file monthly statements of net capital balance and liquid capital. Read more »