Financial Education Week (FEW) is an independent, not-for-profit national initiative, jointly set up by Association of International Wealth Management of India (AIWMI) & National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) to promote the importance of financial literacy. The core idea behind the Financial Education Week is to educate Indians on how they can take simple steps to improve their finances and create wealth. In its fourth year, the Financial Education Week will be celebrated from March 4 to March 9, 2019.
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AIWMI & NISM propose to organize Financial Education Week annually as part of their efforts to reaffirm and reemphasize the role of financial education in developing the country’s economic and social structure.
The Financial Education Week is expected to bring together the Union & State Governments, Financial Market Regulators, Financial Institutions & the Financial Services Community to shine a spotlight on the issues of financial education. This week is expected to carry forward the exemplary work on financial inclusion & literacy, started by the honourable Union Government with initiatives like the Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojna (PMJDY).
With an objective to undertake massive financial education campaign to help people manage money more effectively and to achieve financial well being Financial Education Week will be organized in close association with all financial sector regulators i.e. Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA), Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) and Forward Market Commission (FMC) and shall work under the guidance of Financial Stability & Development Council (FSDC)