CNBC-TV18 and UTI Mutual Fund have come together to announce the launch of the Financial Advisor Awards 2018. Keeping in mind the expansive growth in the sector of financial services, the awards’ theme for the current edition revolves around mutual funds. It highlights the importance of investment and growth in the sector along with trends, opportunities and strategies in the market pertaining to the same.
With this property, CNBC-TV18 and UTI Mutual Funds aim to felicitate the heroes who have helped provide financial security to investors across the country, gauging them based on their knowledge, analytical skills, understanding of the market, among other things. The awards will also throw light on the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead in the financial advisory field.
Latha Venkatesh, Executive Editor, CNBC-TV18, said, “We are honoured to bring the 9th edition of the Financial Advisor Awards in association with UTI Mutual Fund as we focus on bringing more investments via the largest sector of our country’s population, the youth. Since, Financial Advisors play a key role in educating them regarding their options, the market’s condition and its effect, they deserve to be recognised for their contribution towards the same.”
Joy Chakraborthy, CEO, Forbes India and President Revenue, Network18, said, "Over the years, this initiative has grown to become more than an awards, and has expanded into a platform that educates, informs and makes audiences aware about pressing financial matters concerning the industry. Every year, our aim is to bring a holistic experience for all our stakeholders, and the response that we have received from our partners and viewers proves that we are moving in the right direction."
Leo Puri, MD, UTI Asset Management Company, said, “This property highlights one of the most important members of the UTI family, who help and guide investors manage their earnings. We are honoured to partner with CNBC-TV18 for this edition of the Financial Advisor Awards 2018. We hope that this platform encourages Financial Advisors to help the young and growing work force of our nation understand the importance of investments.”