Diamond Sponsors

About Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

Wolters Kluwer Financial Services helps organizations around the world manage risk and compliance, and grow safely and profitably by providing software, expertise and services to help them make critical business decisions.

As the leading worldwide provider of comprehensive compliance, risk management and audit solutions for the financial services industry, we embed unmatched expertise into our industry-recognized technology, and provide leading support and services.

Only Wolters Kluwer Financial Services can deliver these powerful solutions that help our customers address risk and compliance challenges at all levels of their organization. This includes the risk and compliance management associated with acquiring new customers and growing their business with existing customers; the ability to manage the risk and financial performance of their portfolios, as well as optimizing the risk-based performance of the entire organization.

With more than 30 offices in 20 countries, our prominent brands include: AppOne®, AuthenticWeb™, Bankers Systems®, Capital Changes, CASH Suite™, GainsKeeper®, NILS®, OneSumX®, TeamMate®, Uniform Forms™, VMP® Mortgage Solutions and Wiz®. Wolters Kluwer Financial Services is part of Wolters Kluwer, which had 2014 annual revenues of €3.7 billion ($4.9 billion), employs 19,000 employees worldwide, and maintains operations in over 40 countries across Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and Latin America. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

TIBCO Software Inc. is a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence software. Whether it's optimizing inventory, cross-selling products, or averting crisis before it happens, TIBCO uniquely delivers the Two-Second Advantage® – the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. With a broad mix of innovative products and services, TIBCO is the strategic technology partner trusted by businesses around the world.

KPMG is part of a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. Our client focus, commitment to excellence, global mindset and consistent delivery have helped us build trusted relationships, which are at the core of our business and reputation.

In Hong Kong, we use our expertise and insight to cut through complexity and deliver informed perspectives and clear solutions to the banking industry. We have been serving the Hong Kong banking sector for many decades, and are proud to call numerous banking institutions operating in Hong Kong our clients.

KPMG looks forward to continuing to support the banking industry in Hong Kong and working together to grow and strengthen the sector.


IBM China/Hong Kong Limited

IBM is an innovation and technology company headquartered in New York with operations in over 175 countries. The company creates value for clients through integrated solutions and products that leverage: data, information technology, deep expertise in industries and business processes, and a broad ecosystem of partners and alliances. IBM solutions typically create value by enabling new capabilities for clients that transform their businesses and help them engage with their customers and employees in new ways. These solutions draw from an industry leading portfolio of consulting and IT implementation services, cloud and cognitive offerings, and enterprise systems and software; all bolstered by one of the world’s leading research organizations.

IBM opened for business in Hong Kong in 1957, and has since played a pivotal role in Hong Kong’s development and transformation. For more information, visit www.ibm.com/hk

Platinum Sponsors

LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a provider of risk-related information and analytics with leading positions in insurance, financial services, corporate, government, and screening, as well as legal markets. Our business is built on the LexisNexis 35-year reputation as a trusted custodian of quality information.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions brings clarity to information to help our customers reach essential insights and make the right decisions. We use data, analytics and technology to help customers confidently assess, predict, and manage risk associated with the people and organizations they interact with while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions is part of the Reed Elsevier, a leading publisher and information provider that serves customers in more than 100 countries with more than 30,000 employees worldwide. In Asia, to date, we have over 300 clients including some of the Asia's largest and fastest growing financial institutions.

LNRS is headquartered in the United States (greater Atlanta, Georgia area) and serves multiple industries and government.



About EY

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

EY refers to the global organization, and may refer to one or more, of the member firms of Ernst & Young Global Limited, each of which is a separate legal entity. Ernst & Young Global Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, does not provide services to clients. For more information about our organization, please visit ey.com.


About Microsoft Hong Kong

Founded in 1975, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full potential. Microsoft's commitment to constant innovation is reflected in its ongoing investment in research and development. The company is spending more than US$9.5 billion annually to develop innovative solutions to the technology issues of today and tomorrow.

Microsoft is motivated and inspired every day by how people use its software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas and stay connected to what's most important to them. The company offers a wide range of products and services designed to empower people through great software – any time, any place and on any device.

Microsoft began establishing deep roots in Hong Kong in 1991. Through growing its partner ecosystem locally, it now supports over 2,600 software and services vendors in Hong Kong. This Microsoft-centric partner ecosystem constitutes more than 43 percent of local IT employment.

For more information visit: http://www.microsoft.com/hk/enterprise


About Terra Nova

Founded in 1998, Terra Nova is devoting to create measurable, result proven innovative solutions based on 3 fundamental elements: IT, ART, MATH.

The goal of our solution is helping organizations to offer true end to end customer experiences to end users; helping all staffs achieving their carrier success by providing innovative sales tools for productivity; supporting executives understand & answer market demands in real time with Terra Nova unique 360 degrees customer behavior analytics solution.

Our reference customers including: Citi bank (China) 2008 Best Services Award by Citigroup, 2010 Best Innovation Award by Citigroup; GRB 2013 Best Innovative Retail Branch Award by <Banker of Asia>.

In early 2015, ICBCA became our first local customer in Hong Kong. We are looking forward to serving you in near future.


Gold Sponsors

BoardPad is the industry leading meeting and document collaboration solution that turns directors’ iPads and Windows 8 devices into highly secure electronic board and meeting packs, accessible online or offline, from any location.

BoardPad has been developed by ICSA Boardroom Apps Limited (IBAL), a software company of ICSA (the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators) and a sister company of ICSA Software International. We enable secure meeting and document collaboration through an innovative combination of governance expertise and latest, user-friendly technology.

Our commitment to providing a suite of highly secure and integrated solutions is the reason why many FTSE100, FORTUNE 500, EURONEXT 100, ASX 200, as well as government organisations and public bodies trust us to manage their corporate information to deliver good governance across the board.

Suite 1059 Central Building
1-3, Pedder Street,
Central, Hong Kong
Tel: +852 3975 2767


About SNL Financial

Since 1987, SNL Financial has been the premier provider of sector-specific business intelligence that is 100% accurate and easy to use. We provide investment professionals, from leading Wall Street institutions to top corporate management, with access to an in-depth electronic database, available online and updated 24/7.

Our sector-specific data covers:
• Banking
• Insurance
• Real Estate
• Energy (North America)
• Media & Communications
• Metals & Mining

Our Asia-Pacific banking and insurance coverage

Banking coverage:

Cover thousands of banks worldwide, including over 1,600 listed, non-listed and subsidiary banks in the Asia-Pacific region.

Spread over 550 financial data items and ratios available in a standardised Asia-Pacific template which allows instant in-depth analysis and benchmarking between banks across key financial metrics.

Insurance coverage:

Worldwide coverage includes insurance companies in the U.S., Europe and Asia-Pacific. The Asia-Pacific coverage includes over 250 listed, non-listed and subsidiaries insurance companies.

Spread over 300 financial data items and ratios, cover as-reported financials and incorporate industry-specific IFRS-based templates which allow simplified analysis on Asia-Pacific insurance companies.

Appway is the global leader in client onboarding for the financial services industry. In an era of soaring global competition and increased regulations, Appway works with 4 of the top 5 wealth management institutions. Flexible and agile, Appway Client Onboarding boosts efficiency, assures regulatory compliance, and guarantees outstanding client experience. Headquartered in Zurich with offices in Geneva, Ticino, New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore, Appway and its award-winning technology serve over 145 service institutions and 275,000 individuals worldwide.

To learn more about Appway, please visit www.appway.com.

For 25 years Lombard Risk (LSE: LRM) has delivered industry-leading global risk management and regulatory compliance solutions to the financial services industry - over 30 of the world's "Top 50" financial institutions use Lombard Risk solutions — enabling firms to significantly improve their approach to managing the risk in their businesses.

Today, Lombard Risk is one of the world's recognised leading providers of integrated global regulatory reporting and collateral management solutions.

REPORTER for global regulatory reporting. Fully scalable regulatory compliance solution for branch or head office automated regulatory reporting. This end-to-end solution — from data collection to electronic output — keeps pace with regulatory requirements with full support for key supervisory computations. REPORTER delivers savings in time and effort, reduces operational risk, and delivers significantly improved management information and oversight.

COLLINE® for collateral management, inventory management, clearing and optimisation. End-to-end, cross-product (OTC cleared and exchange-traded derivatives, repo, securities lending, MSFTAs forward-setting mortgage transactions, ETFs and ETDs) collateral management. COLLINE provides a consolidated solution for mitigating exposure risk and satisfying the growing demand to meet regulatory compliance issues, with cross-product margining, clearing, inventory management and optimisation on a single platform, including master netting, dispute management and electronic messaging.

www.lombardrisk.com. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.


About Fitch Solutions

Fitch Solutions delivers credit market data, analytical tools and risk services to the global financial community. In addition to offering proprietary market-based content, Fitch Solutions distributes the ratings, research and financial data of Fitch Ratings through a variety of flexible platforms. With innovation and experience behind every solution, Fitch Solutions helps financial professionals meet the diverse and evolving needs of today’s global markets.

Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. In addition to Fitch Solutions, the group includes Fitch Ratings, a global leader in credit ratings and research; Fitch Learning, a provider of learning and development solutions for the global financial services industry; and BMI Research, a provider of country risk and industry analysis specializing in emerging and frontier markets. Fitch Group is majority-owned by Hearst Corporation.

For additional information, please visit www.fitchsolutions.com.


Azeus Convene: Board Meeting Software and Paperless Boardroom Solution

Azeus Convene is a leading Paperless Boardroom solution that keeps Board of Directors meetings and collaborations paperless, efficient, and secure.

Trusted by enterprises from over 20 countries – including Fortune 500, FTSE 100 companies, banks, and government organisations – Convene is intuitively designed with airtight security to provide the best user experience and to protect the most sensitive information of the Board at the same time. Accessible on iPads, tablets, and laptops; with hosted and self-hosted options, directors can securely view meeting materials, access board information and work from any device in any location.

Convene makes board meeting preparation paperless from start to finish. Secretariats save cost, effort, and time by compiling and disseminating meeting materials – including last-minute revisions – electronically and efficiently, with instant distribution to directors' devices. Information for multiple boards and committees can be organised in and accessed from one location.

To learn more about Azeus Convene, please visit www.azeusconvene.com/board-portal or contact us at board.portal@azeusconvene.com / (852) 2152 3666

Refreshment Sponsor

Symphony's secure, cloud-based communications service delivers the next wave in organizational productivity where markets and individuals come together to create vibrant communities in which to share content, insights and opinions without compromising on organizational compliance.

Symphony delivers secure messaging for teams, workgroups and organizations of all sizes.