Chittagong Stock Exchange and LankaBangla Securities have jointly launched the first Virtual Trading Simulator in Bangladesh named “Stock Paathshala”on the second day of Capital Market & Investment Fair at GEC Convention Center, Chittagong recently.
Md. M. Shaifur Rahman Mazumdar, Managing Director, CSE, Mr. ATM Tariquzzaman, Executive Director, BSEC, Moinul Islam, Director & CTO of LankaBangla Securities and other high officials of the two companies were present in the launching session.
The simulator will provide real time trading experience virtually so that a user may practice trading of stocks without financial risk. It will contribute to the ongoing effort of Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission to promote financial literacy program and digital goal of the country.
The simulator is expected to educate new investors prior to investments in the stock market and will help to enhance market participation and create well informed investors. Stock Paathshala solely designed for educational purposes of the new and potential investors prior to investments in the stock market which will help to enhance market participation, said Khandoker Saffat Reza, CEO of LankaBangla Securities Limited, said a statement.