Press Release Mobile Investment Gallery.pdf
Financial Services Authority, Jakarta, May 17, 2016: Financial Services Authority (OJK)
and Indonesia Stock Exchange (BEI) launched Mobile Investment Gallery, a pilot
project that involves some pioneering securities companies and universities, in
Jakarta on Tuesday (May 17, 2016). Mobile Investment Gallery is a facility that
people can use to help them know more about capital market thus get better
comprehension theoretically. It also gives opportunity to society to do
simulation of real-time investment transactions.
Prior to the launching, PT BEI in cooperation with
some universities and securities companies has placed Investment Gallery in
various campuses. Until early May 2016, about 180 investment galleries have
operated in colleges throughout Indonesia, with four of them are of Sharia
So far, activities at the investment galleries are only
focused on serving college students, whereas people of general society, who are
also potential investors needing to know and understand about products and
services in capital market sector, have not been optimally approached.
Therefore, in an effort to improve literacy and financial inclusion in capital
market, OJK initiated to encourage securities companies and PT BEI to
revitalize the existing functions of Investment Gallery so that it can be more
proactive and reach members of society living around campuses through a program
called Mobile Investment Gallery.
Member of OJK Board of Commissioners for Education and
Consumer Protection Kusumaningtuti S. Soetiono expected that,
with the activation of Mobile Investment Gallery in giving education and socialization
to members of society around campuses, their knowledge and understanding about
products and services in capital market sector can be improved. More
importantly, investment in capital market has been made easier for society.
OJK and PT BEI launched Mobile Investment Gallery
pilot project in Jakarta. The first gallery was launched on May 17, 2016 at
Jagakarsa district administration office, under OJK’s cooperation with, Pancasila
University and PT Sucorinvest Central Gani as the party that manages Investment Gallery previously placed at the university.
The launching event involved around 200 participants from societies living in
Jagakarsa district, including civil servants of village administration offices,
high school teachers and management of cooperatives operating in the district.
The second launching event of Mobile Investment Gallery will be held on May 26,
2016, under OJK’s cooperation with Bunda Mulia University and PT MNC Securities. The second launching
event will invite around 50 participants from management and employees of PT Pembangunan
Jaya Ancol. Furthermore,
the Mobile Investment Gallery pilot project will be developed in other existing
investment galleries located at some universities.
Subjects to be provided in the pilot project are,
among others, introduction to various products in capital market, tips on
investing in capital market and cautions for members of society to always be
aware of illegal investment offers.
For more information:
Anggar B. Nuraini
Deputy Commissioner for Education
and Consumer Protection, Financial Services Authority.
Phone: 021-29600000 or 1-500-655
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