Speculators Club

Beginners Guide to Cryptocurrency
Date: 10-03-2022
Beginners Guide to Cryptocurrency organized by the Speculator’s Club, Department of Professional Accounting and Finance of Kristu Jayanti College, Autonomous Bengaluru.
Dr. Kiran spoke about cryptocurrencies powered by a technology called a block chain. It is a list of transactions that anyone can view and verify for example contains a record of every time someone sent or receive a bitcoin. This system is built from blocks of data that are chained together in chronological order. Sir also discussed the process of buying and selling cryptocurrency with the help of a flow chart. He called cryptocurrency money 2.O. and how the issue of funds through crypto is the future. Dr. Kiran spoke about sources of obtaining cryptocurrencies through mining followed by advantages and disadvantages of cryptocurrency and how they are becoming sources of finance for illegal activities. Finally, the session was ended with doubts clarification raised by the participants. It was indeed an enriching session.


Investors Awareness Programme on Finance Literacy
A skill development session was organized by the Speculator’s Club of the Department of Professional Accounting and Finance - Kristu Jayanti College, Autonomous Bengaluru.

The resource person for the session was Mr. Milind Kohmaria, Certified Financial Planner- Parivartan Learning Solutions, Mumbai. The main objective of the session was to enlighten the students on the importance of Savings and investment and the different investment opportunities available in India.He stressed on need and importance of saving and investment for future benefits to develop a preparedness in case of contingencies in future. He also shared his thoughts on the impact of inflation and also the ways and means of wealth creation. Mr Milind shared insights on the power of compounding, building the discipline of regular investing and how to set financial goals. He also emphasized on SIP, Mutual Funds Risk Appetite and Investment horizon. It was indeed an enriching session.


Skill Development Lecture on “Capital Market Awareness”
Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organized skill development lecture on “Capital Market Awareness” on 23 November 2021 through virtual platform. Mr. Pankaj Mathkar, Associate, Lotus Knowlwealth Pvt. Ltd addressed the students.

Mr. Pankaj Mathkar created awareness among the students about functioning of capital market. The trading process, trading timings, and risk involved in capital market were explained to the students. Mr. Pankaj Mathkar described about the categories of assets along with its salient features focusing on return, safety and liquidity. He also highlighted the Mutual funds and its types and various schemes of mutual funds. The speaker gave detailed explanation on do’s and don’ts of investors, rights of investors, obligations of investors and investor grievance redressal mechanism. The session ended with open discussion and participants gained the knowledge.


Skill Development Lecture on “Capital Market Awareness”
Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organized skill development lecture on “Capital Market Awareness” on 27 September 2021 through virtual platform. Mr. Pankaj Mathkar, Associate, Lotus Knowlwealth Pvt. Ltd addressed the students.

Mr. Pankaj Mathkar created awareness among the students about functioning of capital market. The trading process, trading timings, and risk involved in capital market were explained to the students. Mr. Pankaj Mathkar described about the categories of assets along with its salient features focusing on return, safety and liquidity. Mutual funds, its types and various schemes of mutual fund was also briefed to the students. The speaker gave detailed explanation on do’s and don’ts of investors, rights of investors, obligations of investors and investor grievance redressal mechanism. He also provided guidance to the students about preferred investment scheme for students.

The session ended with open discussion. The queries raised by students their regarding capital market investment were clarified by the speaker. The skill development lecture helped the students to create awareness about stock market and how to invest the money by diversifying risk.


Skill Development Lecture on “Capital Markets in India”
Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organized skill development lecture on “Capital Markets in India” on 23 September 2021 through virtual platform. Mr. N. Mahesh Kumar, Co-Partner, Ashirvad Financial Services, Lotus Knowlwealth Pvt. Ltd addressed the students.

Mr. N.Mahesh Kumar created awareness among the students about functioning of capital market. The trading process, trading timings, and risk involved in capital market were explained to the students. Mr. Mahesh Kumar described about the categories of assets along with its salient features focusing on return, safety and liquidity. Mutual funds, its types and various schemes of mutual fund was also briefed to the students. The speaker gave detailed explanation on do’s and don’ts of investors, rights of investors, obligations of investors and investor grievance redressal mechanism. He also provided guidance to the students about preferred investment scheme for students.

The session ended with open discussion. The queries raised by students regarding capital market investment were clarified by the speaker. The skill development lecture helped the students to create awareness about stock market and how to invest them


Ways of effective wealth creation
The Speculators Club from the Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organized a skill development lecture titled “Effective Wealth Creation” in association with SEBI.

The session was led by Mr. Thangaraj, Senior Associate, Jai Vatnani Company. He shared insights on investment options available in the market and the how one could make a choice among the vast pool of investment opportunities. He also highlighted the importance of Mutual Funds, and its types and international funds. Determining where to invest, making short and long term financial goals, SIP - the power of compounding, -SWP (systematic withdrawal plan were also discussed at length. The session concluded with an open discussion with the students wherein the resource person clarified their queries with regard to investment decisions and the most viable options. The session was informative.

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