IOSCO C8 meeting 2016
Committee on Retail Investors (C8)
On 24 and 25 February 2016, ASIC hosted 32 delegates from around
the world for a meeting of the International Organization of
Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Committee on Retail Investors (C8).
The C8's work focuses on retail investor education, financial
literacy and investor protection.
Overview of the
The two-day meeting featured presentations by a range of
academics and researchers, international regulators and financial
services representatives on topics of relevance such as:
- insights from behavioural economics
- the implications of new financial technologies for investor
- investor engagement and emerging risks
- the impact of cognitive decline on financial decision-making by
Many of the C8 delegates attended ASIC's Financial Literacy
Community of Practice meeting on 26 February, at which several C8
delegates spoke about how financial education, literacy and
capability is conducted in their countries. See Community of Practice
2016 to view these presentations.
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Last updated: 11 Mar 2016