In line with Bahrain Bourse’s efforts to continue offering its investment awareness programs during the current pandemic, Bahrain Bourse (BHB) in collaboration with the Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF) held its first remote Investments and Saving Seminar on 21st April 2020 with the electronic participation of more than 30 attendees.
The seminar, which is being conducted on a monthly basis, is currently being offered for three levels in order to address the different needs and expectations of different categories: beginners, intermediate, and advanced. Participants will receive a certificate after completing all three levels.
The seminar for the beginners’ level covers various topics including the concepts of saving and investment, key investment principles, types of investment strategies and product classes, and an introduction to Bahrain Bourse and Bahrain Clear. For the intermediate level, the topics cover the processes of various investment products, accounting for an investment portfolio, behavioral biases related to investment, and frauds related to investment securities. As for the advanced level, the seminar covers capital market trading in stocks and bonds, and how to analyze investment portfolio performance.
The 2-hours seminar is free of charge and registration is open for the public in which the next seminar will be held on Saturday, 30th May 2020 for the Beginners’ Level. Interested participants may register for the upcoming seminar by filling out their contact details on the Investment Academy Website bahrainbourse.bibf.com or by accessing the following link: https://bibf.com/bahrainbourse/investments-saving/