The Transformation of Global and China Economy
FTLife International Financial Forum 2016
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The same way a professional golfer hits that inspires the most efficient returns at its maximum, timing is everything when investors make a move in a global economy influenced by so many dynamics – political, technological, social, commercial or otherwise. This underscores the importance of having the sharpest minds analysing markets and investment opportunities on your behalf.

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The world is changing at an incredible pace. Every fiscal decision among the countries is affected by the changing of international political situation and climate. With the strong financial strength and the enormous potential of rapid development, China becomes the second largest economy in the world. It is important to decode the status quo of different markets and investment opportunities, and leading the way to your financial success.

 

With this in mind, our economic forum will bring together the most distinguished economists, as well as the most seasoned financial professionals. They will help you make the right decisions in plotting a course to the greatest financial comfort and independence.

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Global Economy Outlook - the Next 10 Years
Prof. Nouriel Roubini
American Economist
Former Senior Economist for the White House's International Affairs
As one of the world's most renowned experts in the field of international macroeconomics, Prof. Nouriel Roubini, currently tenures at Stern School of Business, New York University as an economics professor. He is also the Chairman & CEO of Roubini Macro Associates. During the Clinton administration, Prof. Roubini worked at the White House as a senior economist in the field of international affairs for the Council of Economic Advisers. Meanwhile, from 1999 to 2000 he served as a senior adviser to the Under Secretary of the Treasury for international affairs and also managed the Office of Policy Making and Assessment in the U.S. Department of Treasury. Prof. Nouriel Roubini is one of few economists who predicted the housing bubble crash of 2008, which shocked the whole industry.
China Reinvented - Chinese Dream
Prof. Justin Yifu Lin
Chinese Economist
Former Senior Vice President of the World Bank
Prof. Justin Yifu Lin served as the World Bank's Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, Development Economics, from 2008 to 2012, as the World Bank's first Chief Economist from developing countries. Prior to joining the World Bank, Prof. Lin worked for 15 years as Research Director of the China Centre for Economic Research (CCER) at Peking University.  He has had a number of influential academic publications, and is the author of “The Chinese Miracle: Development Strategy and Economic Reform “and “Demystifying the Chinese Economy”, both analysing and interpreting the rapid development and economic success of modern China.

Prof. Justin Yifu Lin is now the honorary dean and professor of National School of Development, and director of New Structural Economics at Peking University. He is the most influential Chinese economist in the world.
Hong Kong’s Role: A leading financial and asset management centre
Mr. Howard Tse
Director of Chinese Fund Investment Management Limited
Former editor of Wen Wei Po
Mr. Tse is currently the executive director of the Chinese Fund Investment Management Ltd. From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Tse was in charge of the Stanford Program at the Development Research Center of the State Council of People's Republic of China. From 2012 to 2014, Mr. Tse worked for Hong Kong Wen Wei Po as Director of Special Issues, Business Planning Director and Editor. He mainly covered significant business topics and new business development in the economics columns. Mr. Tse has been a participant, witness, and communicator in the course of development of Hong Kong's financial industry and capital investment market with an extensive investment experience and a thorough understanding of Hong Kong's finance and wealth creation systems.
Hong Kong’s Role: A leading financial and asset management centre
Mr. Tommy Lam
Partner of Keith Lam Lau & Chan Solicitors and Notaries
China-Appointed Attesting Officer
Mr. Tommy Lam was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1999.  He was also an appointed China-Appointed Attesting Officer in 2015.  As a solicitor, Mr. Lam has more than ten years of legal practice in the field of insurance and financial service industry. 

Mr. Lam is currently a partner with Keith Lam Lau & Chan Solicitors and Notaries. His major clients include banks, financial institutions, real estate and infrastructure developers, government funded statutory corporations and local high-net- worth families. Meanwhile Mr. Lam provides legal services to clients from People's Republic of China, Singapore and other countries. Through interaction with clients and professionals from various regions, Mr. Lam has deep understanding on cultural diversity of Asian regions. His knowledge of effective communication reflecting the cultural diversity enables him to deliver high quality service to clients who conduct trans-region businesses.
Explore Global Economy
Dr. Shirley Yu
Experienced Moderator
Former CCTV 9 Anchor
Dr. Shirley Yu, PhD in Economics from Peking University, started her career with investment bank Merrill Lynch in the U.S. In 2009, a career ambition to become the “voice” of China’s new economic paradigm has led her to join CCTV (China Central Television) News. Over the years, Shirley has interviewed heads of States, heads of governments, and global icons, including Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke, Dr. Alan Greenspan, Dr. Larry Summers and Forbes Magazine’s Steve Forbes. She is a frequent moderator for numerous global forums. Shirley continues, through her own media company Le Next Media, to present China on the business frontier of the World.

Shirley is also the author of three books in Chinese, “Fearless Pursuit”, “On China, By Ambassadors.” and “The Rise of the RMB and the Fall of the Yen.”
Global Economy Outlook - the Next 10 Years
Prof. Nouriel Roubini
American Economist
Former Senior Economist for the White House's International Affairs
As the founder of Roubini Macro Associates, one of the best economics resources, Prof. Nouriel Roubini will share his insight on the future of global finance.
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China Reinvented - Chinese Dream
Prof. Justin Yifu Lin
Chinese Economist
Former Senior Vice President of the World Bank
Being the former Senior Vice President of the World Bank, Prof. Justin Yifu Lin will decode the contemporary Chinese economy in depth with the wisdom accumulated from his years of research.
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Hong Kong’s Role: A leading financial and asset management centre
Mr. Howard Tse
Director of Chinese Fund Investment Management Limited
Former editor of Wen Wei Po
With the rapidly development in China’s economy, Hong Kong becomes an important role in financial industry. Managing Director of Chinese Fund Investment Management Limited, Mr. Howard Tse will give his practical advice on investment.
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Hong Kong’s Role: A leading financial and asset management centre
Mr. Tommy Lam
Partner of Keith Lam Lau & Chan Solicitors and Notaries
China-Appointed Attesting Officer
As an International financial centre, apart from the complete regulatory, and judicial system in Hong Kong, it has perfect global insight and network. Mr. Tommy Lam, local famous lawyer will share the related law with their expertise and experience.
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Explore Global Economy
Dr. Shirley Yu
Experienced Moderator
Former CCTV 9 Anchor
This forum is moderated by former CCTV 9 English Channel Host and experienced forum moderator, Dr.Shirley Yu.
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FTLife International Financial Forum 2016
5/F Ballroom, Island Shangri-la, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Road, Hong Kong
23rd September 2016 (Friday)
10:00 am – 2:30 pm
Adjacent Attractions
Pacific Place
Conveniently located with International Economic Forum, Pacific Place is Hong Kong’s premier lifestyle hub, a mixed-used development that continues to evolve and grow as the ultimate place to shop, dine, work, stay, live, relax and play.
Hong Kong – Asia's World City
Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens
The Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens is the oldest park in the territory. There are more than 900 species. Most of them are indigenous to tropical and sub-tropical regions. Apart from the plants, there are over around 40 cages which including many different species of birds, mammals and reptiles. On top of the zoological and botanical attractions, visitors can also enjoy features of historical importance, such as the Memorial Arch, the Bronze Statue of King George VI and the Pavilion.
Hong Kong Park
An oasis of green in an urban setting, Hong Kong Park is outstanding in the way its design blends in with the surrounding natural landscape. The park features an aviary, a greenhouse, the Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, the Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre, fountains, lily ponds, playgrounds, a restaurant and even a marriage registry. The aviary features more than 80 species of birds in a well-designed tropical “rainforest”.
Tamar Park
Adjacent to the new Central Government Offices and the Legislative Council Complex, Tamar Park is an urban park located at Harcourt Road, Admiralty. Designed with elegant simplicity, visitors can appreciate the beautiful scenery of Victoria Harbour in a spacious environment. It features large green lawns that visitors are free to stroll, sit and lie on these 'green carpets' to enjoy leisure at the green open space. The Park also provides visitors with access to the Central Piers and the Star Ferry Pier via the adjoining Central and Western District Promenade (Central Section).
The Peak
The highest point on Hong Kong Island, The Peak, the most popular attraction in Hong Kong. Taking the Peak Tram, one of the world's oldest and most famous funicular railways, is an unforgettable experience. The Peak Tram is a funicular railway in Hong Kong, which stationed at the anvil-shaped - The Peak Tower has a large viewing platform called Sky Terrace 428, in addition to dining and retail outlets. Nearby, The Peak Galleriahas a free-entry observation deck, as well as shopping and dining options. More Head to Lugard Road Lookout and Lions Point View Pavilion for more stunning views.
Lan Kwai Fong
Lan Kwai Fong is one of Hong Kong’s most popular nightlife hot spots and home to over 90 restaurants and bars. The atmosphere ranges from stylish wine pairings to raucous jelly shots and the food on offer is as diverse as the clientele. Mostly, the area is crowded with people from the surrounding offices of Central, eager to shake off the working day or week. Get in the thick of it with a street side perch, or watch the antics on the road below from one of the upper floors.
SoHo
Referring to the area south of Hollywood Road, SoHo is the multicultural wine, dine and swanky nightlife side of Central. The upmarket bars and exotic restaurants of SoHo’s historic and narrow streets are chic to the extreme.
Come during the day to explore the neighbourhoods attractive fashion boutiques, art galleries and antiques shops. Indulge in lunch and a glass of vino or hang around for sundown, when SoHo really comes into its own.
Golden Bauhinia Square
The bauhinia is the emblem of Hong Kong. The Forever Blooming Bauhinia Sculpture that gives the Expo Promenade the commonly used name, Golden Bauhinia Square, was a gift from the Central Government to mark the 1997 Handover — an occasion that held tremendous significance for the world’s largest nation and that stands out as a landmark event in 20th century history.
Victoria Park
An oasis of calm and space in teeming, bustling, non-stop moving Causeway Bay, Victoria Park can offer a welcome respite to an urban shopping spree. This is what makes it so popular with locals. The park is also where you’ll see choreographed tai chi sessions in the mornings, glowing lanterns during the Mid-Autumn Festival and a colourful flower market during Chinese New Year.
Dine & Drink
With the international benchmark of good food, Hong Kong has a variety and qualified of dining from high-end to street stall. Know more from the awarded restaurant and dining from Michelin Guide.
Attractions
Build a modern city on an ancient civilisation, put it at an intersection of cultures, and you get a place that is truly worth exploring. Here you will find the city’s most popular attractions, its favourite amusement parks and all the best ways to enjoy its centrepiece — the beautiful Victoria Harbour.
Shopping
The devotion Hong Kong applies to shopping is a sight in its own right. The city’s heritage as an international centre of trade has led to an incredible variety of goods, while the local passion for buying and selling infects almost every corner of the city – and all those who enter it.