World Investor Week: Countries

Dominican Republic

Lead Organization: Superintendencia de Valores de la República Dominicana

In preparation for the event, the Securities Superintendency is coordinating a variety of activities, including but not limited to:

  • Launching the event site: https://wiwrd2017.siv.gov.do with a preliminary activity calendar.
  • Training sessions directed to university and high school students, market participants, and the general public. To be held in various cities of the country, thanks to a collaboration with the private sector.
  • Live Streaming of the public conference: "Securities Market International Summit", on October 5th, 2017. To be held for its 4th consecutive year, in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. With the participation of the upmost important authorities of the Ibero-American Securities Markets.
  • Dominican Securities Market capacity building programs, developed by SIV's Escuela Bursatil ("School of Securities Markets"), and addressed to the general public with some or no knowledge of the securities market regulation in the Dominican Republic.

As a member of the IFIE Americas Caribbean Working Group—representing 16 jurisdictions across the Caribbean—we are participating in the video competition: Young Investors, Creative Expressions - Invest in You! The competition aims to encourage young investors ages 14-30 to develop a video presentation based on our investor education materials. Young investors in each participating jurisdiction can submit a 1-5 minute video that informatively showcases an element of investor literacy. Videos should be submitted through our website. Winning videos will be posted on our website and the IFIE Global website. The competition will run from October 2nd to November 2nd, 2017.


En preparación para el evento, estamos coordinando una variedad de actividades, incluyendo, pero no limitadas a:

  • Lanzar el sitio del evento: https://wiwrd2017.siv.gov.do con el calendario preliminar de actividades.
  • Entrenamientos dirigidos a estudiantes universitarios y de secundaria, participantes del mercado y público en general. A realizarse simultáneamente en varias ciudades del país, gracias a una colaboración con el sector privado.
  • Transmisión en vivo de la conferencia pública: "Cumbre Internacional del Mercado de Valores", el 5 de octubre de 2017. La cual se celebrará por 4to año consecutivo en la ciudad de Santo Domingo, República Dominicana, con la participación de las principales autoridades de los Mercados Iberoamericanos.
  • Programas de Conociendo el Mercado de Valores, desarrollados por la Escuela Bursátil de SIV y dirigidos al público en general.


Website(s): http://wiwrd2017.siv.gov.do

World Investor Week Coordinator(s): promocion@siv.gov.do