From May 13-17, securities regulators from across the world convened in Beijing, China for the 37th Annual International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Conference. Trinidad and Tobago is represented at this conference by Professor Patrick Watson, Chairman of the Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission (TTSEC) and Mr. Norton Jack, General Counsel/General Manager (Ag.) of the TTSEC.
The Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission’s (TTSEC) wishes to advise that the draft Securities Bill 2012 is now available for comment.
The Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission was established by the Securities Industry Act, 1995 (‘SIA 95’). The Commission’s role is to regulate the securities market in the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Comments on the Draft Securities Bill 2012 can be sent to SIB2012@ttsec.org.tt by June 8th 2012. Public consultations will be at the Yara Auditorium ALJGSB on June 12th (8.30 -11.00 am) and Mt Irvine Bay Hotel Tobago on June 13th ( 4.00-6.00 pm).
The Trinidad and Tobago Stock Exchange Ltd. is granted an order to de-list Supreme Ventures limited
An application for the approval of Compliance Officers in reference to the TTSEC’s AML-CFT guidelines can be submitted via this form.
The Commission recognizes the need for the regulation of the Repurchase Agreement Market, not only due to the mandate of the Commission under the Securities Industry Act, 1995 to ensure the orderly development of the capital market, but also as a result of the size of the industry and the potential systemic risks that are posed to the financial system if the market is left unregulated.