/KASE, March 6, 2023/ – Today, Kazakhstan Stock Exchange JSC (KASE)
together with the International Finance Corporation (hereinafter – the IFC) held
the annual trading opening ceremony Ring the Bell for Gender Equality which
featured a discussion on the subject "DigitALL: Women in Fintech".
The trading opening ceremony Ring the Bell for Gender Equality is designed to
draw the attention of the global community to prospects for the development of
gender inclusiveness and support for gender equality in the context of
sustainable development policies and ESG principles.
The discussion on the subject "DigitALL: Women in FinTech" was held with the
participation of leading experts in the field of digital technologies and
fintech who discussed topics related to supporting gender inclusiveness in the
context of development of digitalization and IT technologies.
KASE is holding this ceremony for the 6th time as part of the UN Sustainable
Stock Exchanges Initiative, which KASE joined in 2015. This action is
traditionally supported around the world by UN Women, the International Finance
Corporation (IFC), Women and Exchange Traded Funds and the World
Federation of Exchanges. Each year, more than 100 exchanges around the
world host the Gender Equality Opening Ceremony under the UN SSE Initiative.
A press release dedicated to this event was published on KASE website: