Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago

Feature Address by the Honourable Brian Manning, Minister in the Ministry of Finance at the Trinidad and Tobago Securities Exchange Commission

Good morning, it is my great honour and privilege to extend a warm welcome to each and every one of you.

It is indeed a pleasure to stand before you today to discuss the pivotal role of the securities industry in driving economic growth, fostering resilience, and shaping the future of Trinidad and Tobago. As we embark on this journey of exploration and reflection, let us delve a bit deeper into the intricacies of our market dynamics, the challenges we face, and the opportunities that lie ahead.

The securities industry, often regarded as the backbone of modern financial systems, plays a multifaceted role in driving economic growth, promoting resilience, and steering our nation towards a prosperous future.