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Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan notifies forms for reporting beneficial ownership

Islamabad, June 22, 2017 (PPI-OT):The SECP on Thursday notified the forms for reporting beneficial ownership information as required under section 452 of the Companies Act, 2017. Annexure I to the relevant notification specifies the form …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan notifies Investor Education and Awareness Fund Rules and the Unclaimed Shares, Modaraba Certificates, Dividend and Other Instruments Regulations

Islamabad, June 19, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified the draft Investor Education and Awareness Fund Rules, 2017, and the Unclaimed Shares, Modaraba Certificates, Dividend and Other Instruments Regulations, 2017, …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan to continue its enforcement drive against lawbreakers with vigour

Islamabad, June 16, 2017 (PPI-OT):Over the last couple of years, the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has successfully implemented legal and administrative reforms to strengthen its regulatory ambit. The reforms undertaken during last …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan notifies draft regulations for charitable and non-profit associations

Islamabad, June 08, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified the draft Associations with Charitable and Not for Profit Objects (Licensing and Corporate Governance) Regulations, 2017, to obtain public opinion. The …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan notifies draft regulations under the Companies Act and Limited Liability Partnership Act

Islamabad, June 07, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has notified the draft Companies (Incorporation) Regulations, 2017, draft Intermediaries (Registration) Regulations, 2017 and draft Limited Liability Partnership Regulations, 2017, to obtain public …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan sets new record by registering 926 companies in a month

Islamabad, June 02, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) in May registered the highest number of 926 new companies so far, witnessing an increase of 44 percent as compared to same month …

Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan proposes new modaraba law

Islamabad, May 31, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan has proposed new Modaraba law, which shall replace the 37-year-old Modaraba Companies and Modaraba (Floatation and Control) Ordinance, 1980. The SECP has initiated consultation …

President signs Companies Act, 2017, into law

Islamabad, May 30, 2017 (PPI-OT):President Mamnoon Hussain signed the Companies Act, 2017 on Tuesday, marking the dawn of a new era that promises great opportunities for the corporate sector to thrive in a challenging global …