World Investor Week 2021 Events


Ring the Bell for Financial Literacy
Sponsor: The World Federation of Exchanges
Location: Worldwide
Date: Mon, 04-Oct-2021 00:00 CEST
Exchanges and CCPs around the world are ringing the bell for financial literacy all week during IOSCO’s World Investor Week. Financial Literacy is fundamental to the work of exchanges and CCPs and the commitment they have towards inclusive and sustainable economic growth, fostering equality and their belief in the power that markets-based financing has to provide solutions and bridge gaps. As an industry, market infrastructures believe it has become even more important at this time of pandemic.

Global Webinar on Sustainable Finance
Sponsor: Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB)
Location: Worldwide
Date: Mon, 04-Oct-2021 13:00 CEST
Environmental, social and governance objectives for well-informed and protected investors

Webcast on regional developments in investor education and protection: Fraud and Scam Prevention
Location: Worldwide
Date: Tue, 05-Oct-2021 00:00 UTC
2021 continues to be a challenging year, with the pandemic having a significant impact on daily lives. Most notably, we have witnessed a surge in scams across the world and in Asia, with scammers capitalising on unsuspecting retail investors in these testing times.

Impact of COVID-19 (Webinar)
Sponsor: Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)
Location: Worldwide
Date: Tue, 05-Oct-2021 13:00 CEST
The recent stock market frenzy: Is COVID-19 the only key factor driving it?

Understanding ESG Reporting
Sponsor: IFAC (International Federation of Accountants)
Location: Worldwide
Date: Wed, 06-Oct-2021 12:00
ESG/Sustainability is on the minds of individuals, policymakers and investors the world over. And high-quality information from companies is central to the discussion. This event aims to equip individual investors with a better understanding of what ESG reporting is, how to integrate it into their investing decisions, and current developments in the ESG reporting space.

World Financial Planning Day (#WFPD2021)
Sponsor: Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd. (FPSB)
Location: Worldwide
Date: Wed, 06-Oct-2021 13:00 UTC
Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd. (FPSB) and the global community of professional financial planning bodies administering CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER certification are pleased to host the fifth annual World Financial Planning Day (#WFPD2021) on Wednesday, 6 October, during IOSCO’s World Investor Week (#IOSCOWIW2021).

Meeting the needs of a new generation of investors – the role of the financial sector
Sponsor: European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA)
Location: Worldwide
Date: Wed, 06-Oct-2021 13:00 CET
As a proud supporter of IOSCO’s World Investor Week, EFAMA is organising this event to stimulate discussion and actions on investor education and financial literacy in Europe.

IOSCO World Investor Week- Fraud and Scam webinar
Sponsor: Jersey Financial Services Commission
Location: Worldwide
Date: Thu, 07-Oct-2021 12:00 UTC
On Thursday 7 October at 13:00 the Jersey Financial Services Commission will host a global webinar looking at how fraud and scams are impacting jurisdictions across the world.

Global Webinar on Investor Education and Protection Around The World
Sponsor: Comissão de Valores Mobiliários, Superintendencia del Mercado de Valores de Panamá
Location: Worldwide
Date: Fri, 08-Oct-2021 14:00 UTC
The World Investor Week is the IOSCO campaign to disseminating key messages that further investor education and protection, as well as financial literacy. On the last of the working days of the WIW 2021, selected regulators from four continents (Asia, Europe, Africa and Americas) will gather online for a discussion on the most recent developments on both topics in each jurisdiction.