SEBI Investor Awareness Workshop
New Delhi, March 2016: An Investor Awareness Workshop was conducted under the aegis of SEBI by the Voice Society for the Finance Club. The resource persons for the Workshop included Mr. H.K. Awasthi, Legal Advisor, Voice Society; Mr. V.P. Khanduja, Insurance Trainer, ICICI Prudential Ltd.; CA Sanjeev Sharma, and CA Amit Gupta, Director, Triumph Financial Services. Mr. Khanduja discussed the different insurance policies and the tax advantages of taking these policies. Mr. Awasthi explained the importance of investing and keeping oneself updated in this sphere. CA Amit Gupta emphasised the need to analyse investment alternatives and the inherent risk before making investment decisions. He emphasised the need for evaluating the fundamentals of different companies and holding securities for an appropriate period of time. The various technical stock market concepts were also elaborated upon by him. Mr. Sanjeev Sharma focused on the investment avenues which provide tax benefits under Section 80C.