Altina Securities as a part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) has been playing a very active role in focusing on its twin objectives of promoting and nurturing entrepreneurship both at the start up and scale up level as well as promoting financial literacy.
The company is promoted by Clifton Desilva and has to its credit the grooming entrepreneurs from scratch to multi billionaires. The primary objective is to educate aspiring entrepreneurs about entrepreneurship and motivate them to establish their own ventures. The mentoring sessions organized and addressed by eminent entrepreneurs and industry leaders encourage aspiring entrepreneurs to take up the path of entrepreneurship. Apart from being instrumental in aiding companies to create value the company is also helping companies unlock value by advising them to list their companies especially SME;s on the SME platform of the National Stock Exchange and the BSE.
Another focus area of Altina is financial literacy wherein the company continues to play an active role through initiatives like seminars, conferences and workshops on financial literacy. Also financial literacy is achieved through publications of articles on investments in leading investment publications. Till date over 1000 articles have been published. As far as investment seminars are concerned the company has organized and participated in over 1000 investment seminars. In the year October 2013 Capital Finance International nominated the company for the best investor education programme in India -2103 which included voting from IMF and World Bank.
In order to showcase the models on which professional companies are operated Altina Securities has organized several industrial tours to leading companies like Tata Motors (Pune), Siemens,(Nasik) Piaggio – Vespa (Baramati) Flamingo Pharma (Taloja) Chances Resorts and Casino, Quadros Motors (Goa) to name a few.