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|Get Your Name In Lights
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|Put Yourself In The Spotlight
Join or moderate a panel or give a short presentation, host a discussion table or give a pre-conference briefing workshop, there are a plethora of different opportunities to get your name on the FundForum Asia Programme.
Buy Everyone A Coffee
Your Name On Everyone
Lounge With The Speakers
Get Everyone Connected
Throw A Party
Host A Private Lunch
|Sell Your Fund
Book yourself a slot to pitch your latest fund in front of an exclusive audience of fund buyers
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Allow us to build you a personalised meeting schedule with key potential clients, as well as provide you with your own space for maximum privacy.
|And that's not all - there are many other branding opportunities such as those below. And we would also love to hear any ideas you may have.|
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EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services.
Our global asset management network encompasses key financial centers in the Americas, Asia Pacific, EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) and Japan.
Globally, we have more than 15,000 professionals and approximately 1,000 partners focused on serving the asset management industry. Our combination of talent and resources gives us the ability to anticipate and adapt to the rapid and accelerating changes of today’s global economy and our people are united by our shared values and an unwavering commitment to quality.
Amundi ranks first in Europe and in the Top 10 worldwide in the asset management industry with AUM of close to €850 billion worldwide1.
Located at the heart of the main investment regions in 30 countries, Amundi offers a comprehensive range of products covering all asset classes and major currencies.
Amundi has developed savings solutions to meet the needs of more than 100 million retail clients worldwide and designs innovative, high-performing products for institutional clients which are tailored specifically to their requirements and risk profile.
The Group contributes to funding the economy by orienting savings towards company development.
Amundi has become a leading European player in asset management, recognised for:
- Product performance and transparency;
- Quality of client relationships based on a long-term advisory approach;
- Efficiency in its organisation and teams’ promise to serving its clients;
- Commitment to sustainable development and socially responsible investment policies.
1. Amundi Group figures as of 30 September 2014.
The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) is a dynamic public agency with an overall responsibility for attracting inward investment into Bahrain, and is focusing on target economic sectors in which the Kingdom offers significant strengths.
Key areas of focus include manufacturing, ICT, and logistics and transport services as well as other sub-sectors. The Financial Services sector in Bahrain is particularly strong and the EDB supports in the continuing growth of the banking industry and key sub-sectors, including Islamic Finance, Asset Management, Insurance and Re-Insurance.
For more information on the Bahrain EDB visit www.bahrainedb.com; for information about Bahrain visit www.bahrain.com
BNP Paribas Securities Services is a leading custodian that delivers integrated solutions to all participants in the investment cycle including the buy-side, sell-side, corporates and issuers. With local presence in 34 countries across five continents, BNP Paribas Securities Services has global coverage of more than 100 markets. It partners with clients to overcome regulatory and operational complexity, by offering a one-stop shop to service assets, onshore and offshore around the world. Key figures as of 30 September 2014: US$8.7 trillion assets under custody, US$1.6 trillion assets under administration, 7,067 administered funds and 8,225 employees.
HSBC Securities Services (HSS) is one of the world’s leading providers of fund and securities services. With teams on the ground in 49 markets, we provide comprehensive global, regional and domestic securities services to:
- Investment managers, insurance and pension funds
- Sovereign wealth funds
- Banks and broker dealers
- Corporates and financial institutions
HSS services include fund accounting and administration, transfer agency services, global custody, sub-custody and clearing and corporate trust and loan agency, as well as providing access to the entire range of industry leading products and services offered by the HSBC Group.
For more information, please visit our website at www.hsbcnet.com/hss.
Jupiter Asset Management (“Jupiter”) was founded in 1985 with the aim of delivering consistent and sustainable investment out-performance across its diverse range of actively managed products over the medium to long term without exposing our clients to unnecessary risk.
While Jupiter's headquarters are in the UK, our international expansion enables us to provide investment solutions to investors in Europe and Asia. In addition, our investment professionals invest across a global spectrum in both developed and emerging markets. The broad range of strategies includes regional equities as well as themed and sector equities, convertibles, fixed income and absolute return funds.
Jupiter's culture combines the spirit and flair of an investment boutique with the strength and resources of an established institution.
As at 30 September 2014, Jupiter managed a total of US$51.4 billion.
RBC Investor & Treasury Services (RBC I&TS) is a leading specialist provider of asset servicing, custody, payments and treasury services for financial and other institutional investors worldwide. We serve clients from 18 locations across North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, delivering custodial, advisory, financing and other services to safeguard clients’ assets, maximize liquidity and manage risk in multiple jurisdictions. RBC I&TS ranks among the world’s top 10 global asset servicing businesses, with CA$ 3.7 trillion (US$ 3.3 trillion) in client assets under administration (as at October 31, 2014).
RBC I&TS’ comprehensive product and service offering includes custody, fund/investment administration, shareholder services, performance management and compliance monitoring, distribution, transaction banking (including trade finance, insourced solutions and broker dealer services), and treasury services (including cash/liquidity management, foreign exchange services and global securities lending).
We are a leading international banking group, with more than 86,000 employees and a 150-year history in some of the world’s most dynamic markets. We bank the people and companies driving investment, trade and the creation of wealth across Asia, Africa and the Middle East, where we earn around 90 per cent of our income and profits. Our heritage and values are expressed in our brand promise, Here for good.
Standard Chartered plc is listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges as well as the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges in India. For more information please visit www.sc.com. Hear from Standard Chartered’s experts and comment on our blog at ourviews.sc.com.
Standard Life Investments is a leading asset manager with an expanding global reach. Our wide range of investment solutions is backed by our distinctive Focus on Change Investment philosophy, disciplined risk management and shared commitment to a culture of investment excellence.
As at 30 June 2014, Standard Life Investments managed $333.6 billion*on behalf of clients worldwide. Our investment capabilities span equities, fixed income, real estate, private equity, multi-asset solutions, fund-of-funds and absolute return strategies.
Headquartered in Edinburgh, Standard Life Investments employs more than 1,100 talented professionals. We maintain a presence in a number of locations around the world including Boston, Hong Kong, London, Beijing, Montreal, Sydney, Dublin, Paris and Seoul. In addition, we have close relationships with leading domestic asset managers in Asia, including HDFC Asset Management in India and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank in Japan.
Our parent, Standard Life plc, was established in 1825.
*Source: Standard Life Investments.
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is a UK national government department that offers free support and independent advice to overseas companies looking to invest or locate in the UK and helps UK based companies internationalise or trade overseas.
Within that, the UKTI Financial Services Organisation (UKTI FSO) The UKTI Financial Services Organisation (FSO) helps attract inward investment to the UK and facilitates overseas trade in the financial and related professional service sectors.
The UKTI FSO acts as a single body for companies to engage with, as they plan to grow in, and from, the UK. The UKTI FSO offers a One Stop Shop Concierge Service for fund managers wishing to set up in the UK, bringing together access to all of the service providers required to establish a presence here in the UK, from accountants and legal advisers to the regulator and Government, to provide a comprehensive package of assistance.
Arendt & Medernach is the leading independent business law firm in Luxembourg. The firm’s international team of more than 275 legal professionals represents Luxembourg and foreign clients in all areas of Luxembourg business law from our head office in Luxembourg and our foreign offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Moscow and New York.
Our philosophy is expressed through our five values: vision – commitment – people – independence – energy. We strive for excellence in order to achieve the best results for our clients and we always look for creative solutions.
Our specialised practice areas allow us to offer a complete range of Luxembourg legal services tailored to the client’s individual needs across all areas of business law.
Our firm advises international and domestic clients in all areas of business law relevant to their business activities, ranging from fund formation, banking, insurance, private equity, real estate to corporate and tax matters.
CACEIS is a solid business partner with an innovative service offer. We have a long history of providing cutting edge services to demanding institutional and corporate customers worldwide. With €2.4 trillion under custody and €1.2 trillion under administration, we are a leading player in the global asset servicing industry, ranking among the world's top 10 custodians and top 5 administrators. Through a network of offices across Europe, North America and Asia, we deliver an outstanding range of high quality services to Private Equity and real estate vehicles globally.
Clearstream is a global leader in post-trade securities services and with more than €12 trillion in assets under custody, one of the world’s largest settlement and custody firms for domestic and international securities.
Vestima provides access to over 125,000 investment funds from 34 jurisdictions - from mutual funds to ETFs and hedge funds – on a single platform providing order routing, settlement, safekeeping and asset servicing for over 8 million trades per year. The key objective is to absorb market complexity and deliver efficient, secure and flexible solutions for the investment funds industry.
Euroclear provides distributors, fund managers, custodians and institutional investors with a flexible and global funds infrastructure solution. We connect the global funds industry and help clients meet their clients’ domestic and cross-border investment needs through our flexible, automated and transparent transaction processing and reporting solution - FundSettle™ (order routing, settlement and asset servicing).
Euroclear is a secure infrastructure (AA+ rated) with $34.5 trillion of AUC and has been present in Asia for more than 25 years. We have offices, and dedicated teams, in Beijing, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo.
As the world’s largest provider of domestic and cross-border settlement and related services for bond, equity, derivatives and fund transactions; we settle cross-border transactions in domestic securities from Australia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand in over 50 currencies.
With €45 billion of assets under distribution, Fund Channel ranks among the top 10 fund distribution platforms in Europe.
Headquartered in Luxembourg and regulated by the CSSF, Fund Channel is a pure B to B specialist operator with more than 100 institutional clients based in 14 countries. We also have a presence in Switzerland regulated by FINMA.
35 000 funds from 370 asset managers selected by our clients/ distributors are available on the platform.
Fund distributors chose Fund Channel because of the benefits they get in terms of simplification, compatibility and transparency in the day to day running of their business.
Fund Channel has a strong shareholder base as a fully owned JV of Amundi Group and BNP Paribas Investment Partners. With a team of 65 professionals we do our utmost to generate value for our clients in our area of specialization.
More on: www.fund-channel.com
GBST offers next generation technology solutions to the global financial services industry.
With 30 years’ experience, GBST is the leading provider of financial services software to Asia, Australia, UK and US markets.
Through Composer™, a flagship portfolio management solution, GBST offers a client and family centric system supporting a wide range of assets. With straight through processing, multi-country, multi-currency and multi-lingual capabilities, GBST Composer™ features social media integration, real-time market news, tablet and smartphone enablement and more.
GBST is unique in the marketplace with continued investment in product development to ensure our solutions deliver the business benefits you need today.
GBST has offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Ho-Chi-Minh, Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, London, and New York.
MDO is an independent service provider based in Luxembourg specialising in third party management company services, risk management, compliance monitoring, fund governance, substance solutions and supervision of delegations. MDO also offers experienced independent Directors overseeing Luxembourg domiciled investment vehicles, including UCITS and non-UCITS funds.
MDO Management Company currently acts as management company and Alternative Investment Fund Manager of over 40 UCITS and 10 AIFs with assets under management exceeding EUR 13 billion. www.mdo-manco.com
Multifonds is the award-winning investment software providing fund accounting, portfolio accounting and investor servicing and transfer agency on a single platform. Today more than $5 trillion in assets for both traditional and alternative funds are processed on Multifonds in more than 30 jurisdictions for the world’s leading global custodians, third-party administrators, insurance companies and asset managers. Multifonds is a member of the FinTech 100 group of top global fi nancial services software vendors.
For more information please go to www.multifonds.com
ProShares offers the largest lineup of alternative ETFs in the United States. We help U.S. investors to go beyond the limitations of conventional investing and face today’s market challenges. ProShares helps U.S. investors build better portfolios by providing access to alternative investments delivered with the liquidity, transparency and cost effectiveness of ETFs. Our wide array of alternative ETFs can be used to help reduce volatility, manage risk and enhance returns.
For more than twenty-five years, Strategic Insight, an Asset International company, has been at the forefront of thorough, unbiased global fund industry research and business intelligence. Strategic Insight sets the standard for trusted business intelligence and global fund analysis.
We offer the most comprehensive, accurate global fund information available to help our clients direct their efforts wisely and grow their businesses. Our mission is to strengthen the industry and help our clients succeed in the global marketplace by providing them with the research, data and analytical support they need to identify product and distribution opportunities and make smart business decisions.
From desktop solutions to consulting services, Strategic Insight provides unique, customized solutions to meet the needs of all clients in today's ever-changing market environment, providing truly global coverage and expertise with analysts on the ground in The Americas, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
At Matthews Asia, we believe in the long-term growth of Asia, concentrating our efforts and expertise exclusively within the region. As an independent, privately owned firm, Matthews is the largest dedicated Asia investment specialist in the United States with US$27.9 billion in assets under management as of 30 November 2014. We have focused on investing in Asia since 1991, investing through a variety of market environments. Matthews employs a bottom-up, fundamental investment philosophy, with a focus on long-term investment performance. Our investment offerings provide a broad range of strategies for building a global portfolio that includes exposure to one of the world’s fastest-growing regions. For more information about Matthews, please visit www.matthewsasia.com.
Investec Asset Management is a specialist investment manager, providing a premier range of products to institutional and individual investors.
Established in 1991, the firm has been built from start-up into an international business managing approximately US$117bn* on behalf of third party clients. We have grown from domestic roots in Southern Africa and the UK to a position where we proudly serve a growing international client base from the Americas, Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East and Africa.
We employ over 164 investment professionals. The firm seeks to create a profitable partnership between clients, shareholders and employees, and to exceed clients’ performance and service expectations. Investec Asset Management is a significant component and independently managed entity within the Investec Group, which is listed in London and Johannesburg.
*as at end February 2015
Established nearly 200 years ago, Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH) is a leading financial services firm, servicing over $4 trillion* in assets from 17 locations
worldwide, including Beijing, Hong Kong and Tokyo. BBH has been active in Asia for 30 years, and is custodian to the largest Japanese trust banks, insurance
companies, and pension funds and works with leading banks and asset managers in China, Hong Kong, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and Australia. BBH provides global
custody and related securities services including transfer agency, fund administration, securities lending, foreign exchange, cash management, and connectivity solutions
(BBH Infomediary®). www.bbh.com
* as of September 30, 2014
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization. Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto and New York Stock Exchanges (symbol: TRI). For more information, go to www.thomsonreuters.com.
About the CAIA Association
The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association, a non-profit organization founded in 2002, is the world leader in alternative investment education. The CAIA Association is best known for the CAIA Charter. Earning the CAIA Charter is the gateway to becoming a member of the CAIA Association, a network of 7,000 AI leaders located in 80+ countries. CAIA also offers the Fundamentals of Alternative Investments Certificate Program®, an online course that provides an introduction to alternative investing. CAIA is considered a leading authority on industry trends and developments worldwide.
Further information may be found via our website : www.caia.org/FundForum or you may contact: Joanne Murphy, Managing Director, Asia Pacific – firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel: +852 3655 0598; Wendy Leung, Events, Candidate & Member Services Manager, Asia Pacific – email@example.com / Tel: +852 3655 0568 or Peter Douglas, Principal, CAIA Singapore – firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel: +65 6536 4241
Stradegi is an Asian based management consultancy that provides end-to-end consulting services for investment management firms. It advises asset managers, insurance companies, pension funds and sovereign wealth funds in the areas of functional, operational and technology strategy, process improvement and business change.
The Stradegi management team has hands-on experience of working in senior roles on the buy-side. Our consultants have first-hand experience of the pains and frustrations in resolving front, middle and back office issues. The Stradegi team brings a practical independent view that is based on an in-depth understanding of the buy-side.