Financial services interest group recent and forthcoming / past events


DateTopicNature of Activity
9 Jun 2017FSIG Evening Seminar: The future of CryptocurrenciesEvening Seminar
28 Mar 2017FSIG Lunch Seminar: Initiatives under the Fintech Facilitation Office of the Hong Kong Monetary AuthorityLunch Seminar
16 Jan 2017FSIG Cocktail Reception: A holistic approach to retirement planningCocktail Reception
20 Oct 2016FSIG Lunch Seminar: Risk-based Approach in Practice: Balancing Financial Integrity with Practical Effectiveness and Financial InclusionLunch Seminar
3 Jun 2016FSIG Lunch Seminar: Updates on the Insurance Regulatory Regime in Hong Kong - from the Commissioner of InsuranceLunch Seminar
14 Mar 2016FSIG Lunch Seminar: Impact of the new and disruptive technology on the financial services industry - Are you ready for change?Lunch Seminar
28 Jan 2016FSIG Cocktail ReceptionCocktail Reception
17 Nov 2015FSIG Lunch Seminar: Investors' Protection – Revised Professional Investor RegimeLunch Seminar

1 Sep 2015

FSIG Lunch Seminar: From FATCA to Common Reporting Standard (CRS) – Towards a New Global StandardLunch Seminar
9 Jul 2015FSIG Lunch Seminar - Update on Exchange Traded Funds ("ETFs")Lunch Seminar
31 Mar 2015FSIG Lunch Seminar on New Regulatory Regime for Stored Value Facilities and Retail Payment Systems in Hong KongLunch Seminar
23 Jan 2015Financial Services Interest Group Cocktail ReceptionCocktail Reception
2 Dec 2014FSIG Lunch Seminar - Proposed regulatory regime for the over-the-counter derivatives market in HKLunch Seminar
10 Oct 2014What is Bitcoin? And why do we care?Lunch Seminar
29 Sep 2014Latest update of the IASB's Insurance Contracts project and its impact on insurance companies reported profitsLunch Seminar
6 Mar 2014Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)Lunch Seminar
19 Nov 2013Hong Kong’s Insurance Industry –
Regulatory Reforms
Lunch Seminar
16 Sep 2013Growing Momentum for Securities Lending and its ImplicationsLunch Seminar
25 Jul 2013Consultation conclusions on the regulation of electronic tradingLunch Seminar
30 May 2013

Financial Services Interest Group Cocktail

Click here for the slides of Mr. Franklin Lam

Networking Event
15 May 2013The Financial Dispute Resolution SchemeLunch Seminar
3 Dec 2012Investing in PRC through Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII) Scheme / RMB Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (RQFII) SchemeLunch Seminar
15 Oct 2012The way outLunch Seminar
19 Mar 2012Can the euro be saved? Insight into the main issues surrounding the eurozone crisisLunch Seminar
22 Feb 2012Financial Services Interest Group Cocktail
Guest Speaker: Mr. Tony Tsoi
3 Oct 2011The Next Station:Latest Developments in Hong Kong's Insurance Regulatory RegimeLunch Seminar
26 Aug 2011Safeguards on Personal Data PrivacyLunch Seminar
18 Jul 2011Safeguards on Personal Data PrivacyLunch Seminar
21 Jun 2011RMB Internationalization and the Role of Hong Kong as Offshore RMB CentreLunch Seminar
14 Jan 2011Financial Services Interest Group Cocktail
Guest Speaker: Mr. Stephen Wong
Topic: Money, freedom and happiness
1 Sep 2010The development and opportunities of China’s mutual fund industryLunch Seminar
2 Aug 2010Recent regulatory developments in the Hong Kong securities marketLunch Seminar
19 Jul 2010Updates on RMB businessLunch Seminar
29 Jun 2010Solvency II: as it is now in Europe and how it could be in the future in HKLunch Seminar
26 Jan 2010Why are Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) so hot?Lunch Seminar
14 Jan 2010

Financial Services Interest Group Cocktail

Click below for the presentation slide by:
Hon. Paul Chan Mo-po, MH, JP, member of the Legislative Councillor
(Accountancy Functional Constituency

Networking Event
10 Sep 2009Prognosis of the Financial Tsunami - Pitfalls, Responses and OutlookLunch Seminar
31 Jul 2009An introduction to Islamic finance and relevant tax considerationsLunch Seminar
22 Jun 2009Government Bond ProgrammeLunch Seminar
15 Apr 2009Liquidity: the other type of RiskLunch Seminar
10 Dec 2008FSIG Year End Cocktail
(Guest speaker: Prof. Kalok Chan, Head of Department of Finance, HKUST)
5 Nov 2008The CFO's Ultimate Challenge: Smart financial management and risk mitigation in today's global credit crunch environment Lunch Seminar
10 Jul 2008Aftermath of sub-prime - risk management and financial reporting considerationsLunch Seminar
27 May 2008China's Growth: A "loser-picking" strategyLunch Seminar
17 Dec 2007Outlook of Hong Kong Private Equity IndustryLunch Seminar
27 Sep 2007MPF Updates Lunch Seminar
24 Jul 2007Basel II: Where are we now and what next? Lunch Seminar
25 Jun 2007Chinese A-share and its impact on Asian equity strategy Lunch Seminar
30 Mar 2007Hedging for RMB Exchange Risk Lunch Seminar
21 Nov 2006Commodity Futures Markets in AsiaLunch Seminar
18 Sep 2006Offshore Funds Tax Exemption: Overview and Practical Implication Lunch Seminar
27 Apr 2006Debt Market Development in Hong Kong Lunch Seminar
20 Mar 2006Developments in th PRC Financial Services SectorLunch Seminar
22 Dec 2005Basel II: The Validation of IRB SystemsLunch Seminar
17 Oct 2005Embedded Value in InsuranceEvening
25 Aug 2005Equity-Linked Structured Notes: Market Development Risk ManagementLunch Seminar
10 Jun 2005

Regulatory Framework for Addressing Analyst Conflicts of Interest

Lunch Seminar
18 Mar 2005Project Finance: Its Costs, Benefits and Role in Major Infrastructure in Asia

Lunch Seminar

9 Dec 2004HKAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and
Measurement – final preparation for 1 January 2005

Lunch Seminar

22 Jul 2004Global Survey of Enterprise Risk Management for the Insurance Industry Lunch Seminar
27 May 2004An update on the banking regulations in ChinaLunch Seminar
27 Feb 2004Meeting with Macau Financial Services SectorTour
11 Dec 2003Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) Lunch Seminar
21 Aug 2003Intoduction to China QFIILunch Seminar
3 Jul 2003Financial ReinsuranceLunch Seminar
13 Mar 2003Balancing Private Right with Public Interest - Sharing of Consumer Credit DataLunch Seminar
30 May 2002Offshore Investment Funds - Tax Exposures in Hong KongLunch Seminar
15 Mar 2002The role and impact of the HKMC in the local financial marketLunch Seminar