FM Sitharaman Reads The Riot Act

2023 • 51min • News


Published On April 24, 2023 - Finfluencers are in the news again, this time courtesy Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Sitharaman said people should tread with caution when taking investment decisions after watching their videos. The finfluencer ecosystem has played a big part in raising awareness about financial products but some unscrupulous people have also duped gullible citizens, thereby raising concerns on investor protection measures. How can the authorities ensure that the finfluencer ecosystem is not inundated by nefarious elements? What are the guidelines that finfluencers need to adhere to? Shweta Kothari joins former finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, Prableen Bajpai, founder, FinFix, Pranjal Kamra, CEO, Finology Venture, News9's Kartik Malhotra and Suyash Maheshwari to get answers to these questions and much more in this edition of Business Plus.