SEBI Chairperson Launches CDSL's Multi-Lingual Initiatives For Ease Of Doing Business For Investors

    SEBI Chairperson Madhabi Puri
    Inam Ansari
    January20/ 2024

    New Delhi: In celebration of its silver jubilee year, Central Depository Services (India) Limited (CDSL), Asia's first listed depository, announced the launch of two unique multi-lingual initiatives to signify its commitment to inclusivity and accessibility in the capital market landscape. These initiatives were launched by SEBI Chairperson Madhabi Puri Buch at the silver jubilee function held on January 17. Empowering inclusion with Multi-Lingual CAS: CDSL introduces a revolutionary upgrade in investor CAS, enabling investors to receive their statements in their preferred language amongst 23 diverse Indian languages. This 'Apka CAS - Apki Zubaani' initiative is a testament to easier accessibility, offering investors a consolidated view of their securities held in a demat account in a language of their choice. Breaking communication barriers with 'CDSL Buddy Sahayta 24*7' Chatbot: A unique multi-lingual chatbot on the CDSL website, 'CDSL Buddy Sahayta 24*7,' aims to simplify investors' journeys toward 'Atmanirbharta' or self-sufficiency. By offering support in currently four languages to begin with, the chatbot becomes a constant companion, providing round-the-clock assistance to investors navigating through the nuances of our securities markets. CDSL's ongoing efforts to deepen market awareness in the areas of cybersecurity and financial literacy were also showcased with - Unveiling of Thought Leadership Report on 'Reimagine Digital Trust in Capital Markets': The report, prepared in collaboration with knowledge partners KPMG, is a culmination of key takeaways from CDSL's Cyber Security Symposium held recently and it underpins a significant stride in understanding digital trust, global financial interconnectedness, and resilience again ...

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