Qatar Stock Exchange rings the bell for financial education initiative
06 Oct 2021 – 8:00
Qatar Stock Exchange CEO Rashid bin Ali Al Mansoori and other officials at the ringing ceremony.
Doha: The Qatar Stock Exchange (QSE) yesterday organized a ringing ceremony as part of its participation in World Investor Week initiated by IOSCO and the World Federation of Exchanges.
John O’Brien, Associate Dean at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar and Professor Adam Mohamed Ali Fadlalla, Acting Dean of Qatar University College of Business and Economics participated in the event is held in the QSE trading room.
Rashid bin Ali Al Mansoori, CEO of the Qatar Stock Exchange, highlighted QSE’s continuous efforts to improve financial literacy among all segments of society, which is an important pillar of the Stock Exchange’s strategy in order to contribute to the sustainability goals as well as the human and economic pillars of Qatar National Vision 2030 aimed at building a dynamic knowledge-based economy.
“QSE cares about the financial education of the population of our country, especially young people. Accordingly, our strategic plan includes a number of financial literacy goals focused on educating researchers, issuers, dealers and investors of all age groups. 2013, QSE provided financial education training to more than 10,000 students from various educational institutions, universities, schools and military colleges, ”said Al Mansoori.
Hussain Mohammed Al Abdulla, Director of Marketing and Communications of QSE, added: “QSE’s participation in this global initiative demonstrates our commitment to improve financial literacy and investment awareness through various programs and initiatives which have been expanded. and developed over the years ”.