BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

Autoriti Monetari Brunei Darussalam (AMBD) recently held at Financial Health Check Programme involving its staff and officials from the Ministry of Finance and Economy (MoFE) to promote awareness on proper financial management.

The objective of the event was to provide an opportunity for attendees to meet and talk with licensed and qualified financial planners and ensure they are right on track to achieve their financial goals.

It was divided into three sub-programmes.  The first were financial talks which aim to increase audience’s understanding on the means and concepts of financial management including on saving, insurance/ takaful and investment.

Officials tending to MoFE and AMBD staff at the financial health check event. Image: AMBD

The second part involved one-on-one consultations, which provided attendees with the opportunity to receive consultation, in a private setting, from licensed and qualified financial planners of their preferred financial institution.

Lastly, the programme also featured a showcase for financial institutions to share information on financial products and services available in the market.

AMBD hosted the programme with collaboration from Brunei Association of Banks (BAB), Brunei Insurance and Takaful Association (BITA), Brunei Capital Markets Association (BCMA) and Financial Planning Association of Brunei (FPAB).

The Bruneian