Global Investor Week
On the occasion of the Global Investor Week, the UASA’s General Secretariat participated in the seminar organized by the Skyline University College in cooperation with the Securities and Commodities Authority on financial technology and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The UASA’s Secretary General, Jalil Tarif, presented the keynote speech at this seminar, where he referred to international developments in the field of financial technology and the efforts made by international institutions, including the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), in setting standards related to dealing with financial technology. He also referred to the efforts made by the UASA’s members in strengthening the legislative and technical infrastructure to deal with developments related to financial technology, including providing the appropriate environment for testing the new innovations related to the financial sector while preserving facing risks, protecting the market and investors, and ensuring a fair, efficient and transparent market. A number of specialists and experts participated in this seminar, in the presence of members of the university staff and students.