Financial literacy : SEC to partner other regulators


Financial literacy : SEC partners other regulators

By Lucy Ogalue

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has expressed its readiness to strengthen collaboration with other regulators in the financial industry in Nigeria, to boost its financial literacy campaign.

Mr Edward Okolo, SEC’s Director, Market Development Department made this assertion this in statement signed by the Head of Media of the commission, Mrs Efe Ebelo on Sunday in Abuja.

 Okolo was quoted to have made the comment during an advocacy visit by the Financial Literacy Technical Committee of SEC, to the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) in Abuja.

He said the collaboration was to ensure that Nigerians both in the urban and rural areas, were effectively sensitised on the benefits of financial literacy.

Okolo said the visit was also an effort to further strengthen collaboration between the committee and NAICOM.

He expressed appreciation to NAICOM for being a member of the committee in helping to pursue…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria