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|24 May 2017||The 43rd Affiliated Persons (AP) ECPD seminars|
The Institute held the 43rd Affiliated Persons ECPD seminars on ‘Risk management and systematic corporate governance practice for conglomerates’ in Hangzhou between 24 and 27 May 2017. The seminars attracted over 150 participants from H-share, A+H share, red-chip, A-share and to-be-listed companies.
Institute Past President Dr Maurice Ngai FCIS FCS(PE) shared the findings of the survey Shareholder Communications for Listed Issuers: Five Imperatives to Break the Monologue, jointly conducted by the Institute and KPMG China. Other speakers from the Shanghai Stock Exchange, senior professionals and board secretaries also shared their knowledge and experience on a wide range of topics including: information disclosure regulations for listed companies in Mainland China and Hong Kong; risk management and corporate governance for conglomerates; corporate governance responsibilities and practices among directors, committees, senior executives and company secretaries; effective board operations; trading suspension and resumption for listed companies in Hong Kong; and environmental, social and governance reporting. Small group discussions of these topics were also arranged during the seminars.
Vice-President Dr Gao Wei FCIS FCS(PE), Council member Bernard Wu FCIS FCS, Chief Executive Samantha Suen FCIS FCS(PE) and Beijing Representative Office’s Chief Representative Kenneth Jiang FCIS FCS(PE), chaired different sessions at the seminars.
The Institute would like to thank the speakers, participants, event associate organiser (Shinewing CPA), supporting organisations (Computershare Hong Kong Investor Services Ltd, Clifford Chance LLP and Tricor Services Ltd) and sponsor (Equity Financial Printing Ltd), for their support.