Republic of Kazakhstan

Lead Organization: Astana Financial Services Authority

World Investor Week will be held in the AIFC from 3 to 7 October 2022 in hybrid format. The organizer of the World Investor Week is the Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA). The co-organizers and contributors are the AIFC Authority, AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre, AIFC Green Finance Center, Astana International Exchange, Bureau for Continuing Professional Development, Tech Hub, and AIFC Business Connect. This year the central theme of the WIW-2022 is “Sustaining Resilience Investing”. The events will be conducted under three tracks: (1) Understand risks; (2) Embrace education; and (3) Invest smart. The main objectives of the event are: (1) promotion of investor education and protection; (2) raising awareness about consumer protection and investment risks; (3) facilitating financial education and financial literacy through informing about investing smart; (4) discussion of innovations in financial markets. Thematically, the world investor week at AIFC is devoted to raising awareness on investor resilience, investor education and protection, crypto assets, sustainable finance, Islamic finance, frauds and scams prevention. Several thematic forums, such as ESG Investments Forum, New Financial Instruments Forum, Digital Assets Investments Forum, Islamic Finance Forum, Financial Literacy Forum and others will be held on margins of the WIW. In general, over 30 events will be held as part of the WIW-2022. This year’s events under the World Investor Week held in the format of offline and online events, webinars, live sessions on social networks and online panel sessions. The speakers of the events will be experts from AIFC, as well as domestic and foreign experts in the field of stock market, consumer and investor protection, digital assets, financial technology, green and Islamic finance, financial instruments of the securities market, as well as continuing professional development.


World Investor Week Coordinator(s): Almas Zholamanov,

  • AIFC Authority
  • AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre
  • AIFC Green Finance Center
  • Astana International Exchange
  • Bureau for Continuing Professional Development
  • Tech Hub
  • AIFC Business Connect

Updated: September 28, 2022