February 21, 2023
Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) marking a landmark agreement between the two organisations. The MoU focuses on capacity building and knowledge sharing on financial literacy and inclusion, Environment, Social and Governance (ESG), Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), CPEC verticals, investment management, IPOs and social entrepreneurship. This MoU will enable PSX and ACCA to hold workshops and webinars to disseminate information on PSX’s mandate and scope of activities. Furthermore, mentorship is also provisioned in the MoU for start-ups to guide them on their financial activities and enhance their financial capabilities. The MoU enables PSX and ACCA to develop a calendar and organise joint or independent events and activities for their stakeholders networks. This MoU further cements on-going collaboration between PSX and ACCA on various forums. The MoU was signed by the MD & CEO of PSX, Mr. Farrukh H. Khan and the ACCA President, Mr. Joseph Owolabi, at the Exchange, amidst the presence of senior management of both the organisations.