This is a past event. Registration is closed. View other AmCham HK events.
Save the date
Save the dateSeptember 21, 201712 PM - 1:45 PM Add to Calendar
Venue Location
Venue Location

The American Chamber of Commerce in HK

1904 Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Road
Central, Hong Kong

Show on map
Organizer
Organizer
Organizer:
Contact Person: Natalie Yu
Details
Details
In June, Hong Kong and Chinese regulators launched the long-awaited scheme to connect China's US$9 trillion bond market with overseas investors, marking another exciting milestone in the opening up of China's capital markets.

Under the Bond Connect programme foreign investors are now able to buy into China’s massive debt market directly through the Hong Kong Exchange. Eligible investors are mainly institutions, such as banks, insurance companies, brokerages and asset management firms. Prior to the Bond Connect program, foreign investors needed to go through a lengthy process of opening an account, applying for yuan quotas and finding a clearing agent with international settlement capability. The new Bond Connect scheme will offer simplified access and wide variety of new opportunities for foreign institutions and investors to benefit from the opening up of China massive on-shore bond market.

Join us for unique chance to hear directly from the experts
  • What is the scheme and how does it work
  • Who can invest
  • What do investors need to know
  • What’s next for the scheme
  • What’s next for the future of China’s capital markets

First 15 minutes is for networking
Sandwiches and beverages included

Hosted by the Financial Services Committee
Speakers
Speakers
  • Tae Yoo (Managing Director, Market Development, Global Markets Division of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd)

    Tae Yoo

    Managing Director, Market Development, Global Markets Division of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd

  • Cindy Chen (Country Head, Hong Kong Securities Services at Citi)

    Cindy Chen

    Country Head, Hong Kong Securities Services at Citi

  • James O

    James O'Sullivan

    Executive Director, Head of Securities Services, Hong Kong; Head of Clearing and Custody Product, GCNA; Transaction Banking North East Asia and Greater China at Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Ltd

  • Rebecca Lentchner (Head of Government Relations APAC at BNY Mellon)

    Rebecca Lentchner

    Head of Government Relations APAC at BNY Mellon

Tickets
Tickets

Member

Member Price HKD 390

Non-member

HKD 550
Cancellation Policy
Cancellation Policy
•    All cancellations must be notified in writing at least two working days prior to the event, or six working days prior to the conference. No-shows will be charged
•    When Typhoon 8 (or above) or Black Rainstorm Signal is hoisted, all events will be cancelled