The final Gala Round of the second season of the largest online finance quiz competition “IDLC Finance Olympiad 2.0” was held on October 11 at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh Complex, Farmgate. Over 40,000 participants registered in the online finance Olympiad from 15th September 2019 to 6th October 2019 at the end of which top 100 contestants were shortlisted for this final round in front of a live audience. IDLC Finance Limited organized this Olympiad, in which 14 to 24 year-old students participated from all over Bangladesh. Popular online school Robi-10 Minute School have served as a knowledge partner of this initiative. The winners received a trip to Bali with a friend, laptop, smartphone, trophy, medals and certificates from Zunaid Ahmed Palak, Honorable State Minister for Information and Communication Technology (ICT) who has also graced the occasion as chief guest and Arif Khan, CEO and Managing Director, IDLC Finance Limited.
IDLC CEO & Managing Director Arif Khan said, ‘’Being part of the financial sector for over 34 years, we believe IDLC has a responsibility to impart knowledge and help enhance skills of the youth on financial literacy all across the nation. We were overwhelmed with the response from the first season and hence initiated the second season of this campaign