Securities Market Bulletin #6

The Novel Coronavirus (“COVID-19”) pandemic continues to affect various sectors of the world’s economies causing downturns across the globe. While global leaders implement fiscal and monetary stimulus packages, the economic development and outlook of many countries remain uncertain. The International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Update (June 2020) projected a …

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TTSEC Hosts 9th US SEC Technical Assistance Programme

Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission (“TTSEC”) is host to the 9th Technical Assistance Programme for financial sector regulators in the Caribbean, being facilitated by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (US SEC).  This year however, as a result of COVID-19, the programme is being conducted via a …

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Public Notice – Commission’s Orders for the period July 1, 2019 to September 30, 2020.

In accordance with Section 159(12) of the Securities Act, Chapter 83:02 of the Laws of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago (also referred to herein as the “Securities Act, 2012”), the Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission (“the Commission”) is required to issue a Notice in at least two …

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Investing 101 in T&T: Part 1 of 3

Are you worried about your future and whether you will have enough money to live comfortably during your retirement years? Have you ever thought about increasing your wealth and  investing in the local securities market? Are you interested in  investing, but don’t know  how or where to start? Without the …

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Fintech and the Securities Market – Part 4 of 5

In the past two (2) articles the Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission (“TTSEC”) discussed six (6) of the twelve (12) considerations related to the International Monetary Fund (“IMF”) – The Bali Fintech Agenda. The Bali Fintech Agenda Policy Paper[1] provides a blueprint for successfully harnessing Fintech opportunities by …

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