Sharekhan’s education arm, Online Trading Academy opens a branch in Bengaluru
Sharekhan’s education arm, Online Trading Academy (OTA), is now expanding and has opened a new centre in Jayanagar, Bengaluru after successfully conducting courses in Mumbai for over seven years. This expansion plan is designed to cater to the growth in demand for professional training in trading and investing. Sharekhan’s existing full service branch will be co-located in the new premises alongside OTA in Jayanagar.
On the occasion of the opening of the OTAbranch, JaideepArora, CEO, Sharekhan said, “Bengaluru is the third-largest market for Sharekhanin terms of customer base. With growing numbers of customers, it is importantthat we augment our services to meet their requirements. Given the demographicsit was an obvious choice for OTA to open its first centre outside Mumbai. Wewill continue to invest here with the aim of educating customers so that theycan make informed decisions.”
The OTA inBangalore will offer courses to its customers on how to manage their ownportfolios, short-term trading and long-term active investing across multipleasset classes. OTA also offers lifetime learning support to its students and alive market learning where students are taught how to trade during markethours. OTA’s patented strategy of demand and supply in trading distinguishesits courses from others.
On theopening of its second branch in India, Rajesh Vora, Head of Educationand Head of Online Trading Academy, Sharekhan, said, “We are thrilledto bring a state-of-the-art financial education center to Bengaluru. The demandfor our courses in the Mumbai market has been growing tremendously and we’reexcited to be able to bring the course offering to our students in Bengaluru.Students will have access to a vast array of courses and the resources of OTAto help them develop successful trading and investing skills.”
ChannarajKJ, Vice President – Karnataka and Kerala, said “We are pleased to relocate our branch inJayanagar to new premises within the same locality which will provide anenhanced experience to our customers. The new branch Bangalore is a growingmarket of traders and investors. With the volatility in the market on accountof global and domestic factors, we are helping our clients take advantage ofthis opportunity by providing the right advice to help them grow their wealth.”