News & Media - Update

News & Media - Update

Initiatives on Building Capabilities and Providing Jobs

Economic Recovery Plan: Short Term Measures

Following the announcement by Prime Minister YAB Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on 5 June 2020, Securities Industry Development Corporation is pleased to support the following initiatives:

  1. To enable displaced workers with the opportunity to enter the capital market workforce
  2. To strengthen youth employability within the capital market

These initiatives comprise several training schemes being offered to the public:

a. Training Scheme for Marketing Representative (MR)

Displaced workers looking for an opportunity to pursue a career in the capital market as Marketing Representatives, will benefit from a training scheme of up to RM 800 per person by registering with Securities Industry Development Corporation (SIDC) over the next 6 months. For more information, please email enquiryMR@sidc.com.my or click here to register. 

b. Capital Market Graduate Apprenticeship (CMGA)

Companies in the capital market ecosystem partnering with SIDC in the Capital Market Graduate Apprenticeship program, will receive a training grant of up to RM 12,000 per person, to execute a training programme for fresh graduates employed over the next 6 months. For more information, please email enquiryCMGA@sidc.com.my or click here to register.

c. Training Scheme for Youths Pursuing a Career in Corporate Finance (CF)

Companies employing youths to pursue a career in corporate finance can apply for a training scheme for youths, of up to RM 3,500 per person, by registering with SIDC over the next 6 months. For more information, please email enquiryCF@sidc.com.my or click here to register.

d. Islamic Capital Market Graduate Training Scheme (ICM GTS)

Youths looking to pursue a career in Islamic finance can apply for the Islamic Capital Market Graduate Training Scheme (ICM GTS) with SIDC. The original programme will be extended from 2 to 6 months, to include industry internships.

  • For Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs) on Building Capabilities and Providing Jobs in the Capital Market click here
  • PENJANA Briefing FAQs (pdf) click here

*Kindly take note that all enquiries on the above schemes shall be responded to within 3 business days.

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