As part of its continuing efforts to reach out to market participants, amidst COVID 19, Shri Ajay Tyagi, Chairman, SEBI had a conference call with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), today. Ms. Sangita Reddy, Shri Sunil Sanghai were among the representatives of FICCI who attended the conference call. Senior officials from SEBI were also present.
This is part of the series of meetings that Chairman, SEBI is having with various stakeholders. Chairman, SEBI had earlier interacted with the Confederation of Indian Industry.
Several issues concerning the industry in light of the lockdown due to COVID 19 were discussed in the meeting including issues relating to raising of capital, corporate debt market, disclosures, etc.
FICCI appreciated the proactive efforts being taken by SEBI, in the wake of developments related to COVID 19.
Chairman, SEBI said that SEBI has been responding to market developments through appropriate measures in consultation with various stakeholders. He added that SEBI is also in regular touch with Government, Reserve Bank of India and other regulators on various issues. He also promised to look into the issues raised during the conference call.