Updated : 03 Oct 2016
Thursday, 11 June 2015
Venue: JW Marriott Ballroom, Level 3, JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong

Time Topic
8:30 Morning Registration
9:00 Conference Opening and Welcome Remarks
9:05 Keynote Address: RMB Internationalisation: Leveraging Mutual Market Access
Charles LI, Chief Executive, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
9:35 Keynote Address: How E-Trading Can Help China's Fixed Income and Currency Market to Internationalise
Lee OLESKY, Chief Executive Officer, Tradeweb
9:55 Keynote Address: How Global Investors Participate in China's Fixed Income and Currency Market
Haining YIN, EVP & Head of China Account Management, PIMCO
10:15 Panel Discussion: RMB Fixed Income and Rates Development: Where Do We Go from Here?

Moderator: Tai HUI, Managing Director, Chief Market Strategist, Asia, J.P. Morgan Asset Management

- Frances CHEUNG, Head of Rates Strategy, Asia ex-Japan, Societe Generale
- Gordon TSUI, Executive Director & Head of Fixed Income, Fixed Income Investment
  Department, Taikang Asset Management
- King AU, Chief Executive Officer, BOCHK Asset Management Limited
- Patrick LAW, Managing Director, Head of North Asia Local Markets and Co-Head of Asia NDF
  Trading, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
- William SHEK, Head of Credit & Rates, Asia Pacific, HSBC
11:05 Morning Break
11:20 Panel Discussion: Are We Ready for the RMB as a Capital Market Currency?

Moderator: Shaun ROACHE, Resident Representative in Hong Kong SAR, International Monetary Fund

- Li-Gang LIU, Chief Economist, Greater China, ANZ Banking Group
- Ting LU, Global Head of Research and Global Head of Equity, Institutional Sales and Trading,
  Huatai Securities
- Tom ORLIK, Chief Asia Economist, Bloomberg LP
- Wesley KONG, Head of Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities, Haitong International
12:10 Keynote Address: The Opening Up of China's Bond Market*
Ping LIAN, Chief Economist, Bank of Communications Co., Ltd.
12:30 Keynote Address: The Role of RMB Financing Amid the "One Belt, One Road" Initiative of Infrastructure Development in China and Asia
Vivek PATHAK, Director East Asia & the Pacific, International Finance Corporation
12:45 Lunch
14:00 Opening of Afternoon Session and Welcome Remarks
14:05 Breakout Stream 1:
FIC in HK and International Markets
Breakout Stream 2:
China FIC Market*
Panel Discussion: FIC Trading – The Rise of New Platforms

Moderator: Patrick PANG, Managing Director – Fixed Income, Compliance and Tax, Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA)


- Alvin HU, Director, Offshore Sales,
- Andrew BERNARD, Managing Director,
  Head of Asia, Tradeweb
- Howard HOSKIN, Head of APAC Fixed
  Income Electronic Trading, Bloomberg LP
- Richard WILLIAMS, Head of Treasury
  Transaction Sales, North Asia, Thomson
- Sam KIM, Managing Director,
  Head of Trading & Liquidity Strategies Group,
  Asia Pacific, BlackRock
Topic: Fireside Chat with NAFMII and Chinabond: China’s Interbank Bond Market – Why is it Important for International Investors?
Moderator: Zhirong MAO, Managing Director, Co-Head of Mainland Division, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited


- First session: Tailei WAN, Executive
  Director, Head of Financial Innovation
  Department and International Cooperation
  Department, National Association of Financial
  Market Institutional Investors (NAFMII)

- Second session: Fan LIU, Business Director,
  China Central Depository & Clearing Co., Ltd.
14:50 Panel Discussion: OTC Clearing Business in Hong Kong – Assessing the Benefits for the Market

Moderator: Keith NOYES, Regional Director, Asia-Pacific, International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc.


- Ananda RADHAKRISHNAN, Partner, Norton
  Rose Fulbright
- Calvin TAI, Head of Global Clearing (Asia),
  Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited
- Mehrdad FARIMANI, APAC Head of
  Derivatives Clearing Services, HSBC
- Vincent CHEUNG, Deputy General Manager,
  Chief Dealer, Rates Trading Division, Global
  Markets, Bank of China (Hong Kong)
Panel Discussion: Connecting to China’s FIC Market – What New Channels Do We Need?

Moderator: Ping LIAN, Chief Economist, Bank of Communications Co., Ltd.


- Wei CUI, General Manager, RMB Market
  Department, China Foreign Exchange Trade
  System (CFETS)
- Xiaoning MENG, Fixed Income Portfolio
  Manager, CSOP Asset Management Limited
- Jim LI, Managing Director, China
  International Capital Corporation (CICC)
- John SUN, Managing Director, CITIC
  Securities International
15:40 Afternoon Break
15:55 Panel Discussion: China Credit Market – Distress, Default and Development

Moderator: Angus HUI, Fund Manager, Asian Fixed Income, Hong Kong, Schroder Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited


- Christopher YIP, Director, Corporate Ratings,
  Standard & Poor's Ratings Services
- Ivan CHUNG, Senior Vice President, Greater
  China Credit Research and Analysis, Moody’s
- Philip LI, Managing Director, China
  Chengxin (Asia Pacific) Credit Ratings
- Ray HEUNG, Head of Sector Specialists,
  Asia, BNP Paribas
- Steve WANG, Managing Director and
  Head of Fixed Income Research, Bank of
  China International (BOCI)
Panel Discussion: RMB FIC Benchmarks for International Investors – What are the Key Considerations?

Moderator: Sharon YANG, Deputy CEO, Head of Sales & Business Development, GF International Investment Management Limited


- Fan LIU, Business Director, China Central
  Depository & Clearing Co., Ltd.
- Michele LEUNG, Director, Fixed Income
  Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices
- Paige TAN, Team Lead Evaluation for Asia-
  Pacific, Interactive Data (Asia)
- Steven XIAO, Chief Dealer, Fixed Income
  (CNY & CNH), Global Markets, Bank of
  Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch
16:45 Closing Remarks
17:00 End of Conference
17:00 – 18:30 Networking Cocktail at The Lounge, JW Marriott

*To be conducted in Mandarin, with Simultaneous interpretation (SI) support available upon request

The agenda and speakers will be updated from time to time, and subject to change without prior notice.

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