The purpose of the event was to raise awareness about financial services consumers’ rights and about basic principles of investing. Organizer is Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA) at the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC). The co-organizers are the AIFC Authority, Astana International Exchange, Bureau for Continuing Professional Development and FinTech Hub.World Investor Week is held annually by regulators in 80 countries all over the world under the auspices of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO). IOSCO is an international organisation that unites world’s securities regulators. IOSCO members regulate more than 95% of the world’s securities market in more than 115 jurisdictions. Hosting of the World Investors Week reflects AIFC’s adherence to the IOSCO standards on consumer protection in financial services.