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 »

SECP board approves amendments to exchange traded fund regulations

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has approved amendments to Exchange Traded Funds Regulations and other regulations at its policy board meeting which met in Islamabad under the chairmanship... Read more »

SECP makes tax return filing compliance certificate mandatory for companies

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has made mandatory for companies to submit certificate of income tax returns. Read more »

Total SECP registered companies increases to 104,030 by August

ISLAMABAD: The total registered companies with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has reached to 104,030 by end of August 2019, a statement said on Thursday. Read more »

Total number of SECP registered companies increases to 102,864

ISLAMABAD: The total number of registered companies with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has increased to 102,864 by end of July 2019, said a statement on Saturday. Read more »

Naqvi to make capital market attractive place for investors: PTBA

KARACHI: Pakistan Tax Bar Association (PTBA) on Saturday welcomed the appointment of Syed Masoud Ali Naqvi as Chairman Policy Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP). Read more »

SECP notifies regulations to promote electronic trading of commodities

ISLAMABAD: Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified regulations to promote warehouse receipt financing and electronic trading of agricultural commodities. Read more »

Raising loans on interest prohibited, SECP issues draft amendment to Shariah regulations

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Thursday issued draft amendments to Shariah Governance Regulations, 2018 saying that raising loans on interest is prohibited. Read more »

No action against companies for gold, valuables recovery: SECP

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) on Tuesday strongly refutes the reports attributing the commission for taking action against companies to recovery gold and other valuable properties. Read more »