Board meeting of Pakistan Stock Exchange held on January 18, 2016

Board meeting of Pakistan Stock Exchange held on January 18, 2016, the Board of Directors discussed the present situation of the stock market and uncertainty created by investigation of some brokers.
The Board of PSX was of the view that due to the specialized nature of stock market, investigations related to the securities industry should be routed through the frontline regulator. The Board also decided to communicate with the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) to suggest procedural aspects of investigations of stock market participants