The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) hosts its annual InvestSmart Fest 2017 on 13-15 October. Themed “Invest For Your Future”, the three-day event aims to help investors gain fundamental knowledge in making sound investment decisions.
This year’s InvestSmart Fest will showcase exhibition booths from capital market institutions, associations, industry players and relevant government agencies. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about investment opportunities and protecting oneself against investment scams, as well as participate in talks and seminars by leading industry experts. The event will feature a financial planning service desk called “finplan4u” throughout the three days, where visitors can obtain a free initial assessment.
InvestSmart Fest 2017 will take place on 13-15 October at Hall 5 of the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Admission is free of charge.
In conjunction with the upcoming InvestSmart Fest 2017, SC also launched an anti-scam video competition to increase awareness on illegal investment schemes. The public can submit a creative and unique video that delivers the message –“Scams Can be Avoided – Manage Expectation & Safeguard Your Interest”. Submission is open until 15 September 2017 with winners standing a chance to win cash prizes.