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|25 Nov 2015||The 39th Affiliated Persons (AP) ECPD Seminars|
The Institute's 39th Affiliated Persons (AP) ECPD Seminars were held in Zhuhai between 25 and 27 November 2015, focusing on the annual financial audit and annual report. The seminars attracted over 150 participants from H-share, A+H share, red-chip, A-share companies, as well as to-be-listed or private companies.
Ten speakers shared their knowledge and views at the seminars. On the legal front, the latest amendments to the Hong Kong listing rules, Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect and the latest connected transaction regulations were discussed. On the accounting front, key issues concerning the financial report, as well as the environmental, social and governance report, and the relationship between market value management and financial management were discussed.
Two senior board secretaries shared their views on how board secretaries can discharge their duties to help manage risk, and gave practical tips on preparing the annual financial audit and annual report. The joint research report Risk Management – looking at the new normal in Hong Kong, jointly published by the Institute and KPMG China was also introduced at the seminars.
The Institute would like to thank all the speakers, participants, the event associate organiser Shinewing CPA; supporting organisations Computershare Hong Kong Investor Services Ltd, Ernst & Young Hua Ming LLP, and DLA Piper UK LLP; and the sponsor Equity Group.