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About Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

Whether complying with regulatory requirements or managing financial transactions, addressing a single key risk, or working toward a holistic enterprise risk management strategy, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services works with more than 15,000 customers worldwide to help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions. Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help financial organizations improve efficiency and effectiveness across their enterprise. With more than 30 offices in 20 countries, the company’s prominent brands include: AppOne®, ARC Logics®, AuthenticWeb™, Bankers Systems, Capital Changes, CASH Suite™, FRSGlobal, FinArch, GainsKeeper®, NILS®, TeamMate®, Uniform Forms™, VMP® Mortgage Solutions and Wiz®. Wolters Kluwer Financial Services is part of Wolters Kluwer, a leading global information services and solutions provider with annual revenues of (2013) €3.6 billion ($4.7 billion) and approximately 19,000 employees worldwide. Please visit our website for more information.
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. It is the newest member of the Reed Elsevier family to expand into Asia.

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.

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


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


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.


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 Ticino, New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore, Appway and its award-winning technology serve over 120 service institutions and 175,000 individuals worldwide.

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


Ricoh is a global technology company specializing in office imaging equipment, production print solutions, document management systems and IT services. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in about 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2014, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,236 billion yen (approx. 21.7 billion USD).

The majority of the company's revenue comes from products, solutions and services that improve the interaction between people and information. Ricoh also produces award-winning digital cameras and specialized industrial products. It is known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.
Established for over 50 years, Ricoh Hong Kong provides professional consultancy, IT services, document and printing solutions to customers through a wide range of products including multifunction document systems, laser printers, projectors and unified communication systems. Ricoh Hong Kong is known for its strong after-sales service support to customers for their products and they are the market leader in digital copier for 14 consecutive years in Hong Kong.

Under its corporate tagline, imagine. change. Ricoh helps companies transform the way they work and harness the collective imagination of their employees.
For further information, please visit www.ricoh.com or www.ricoh.com.hk.

Gold Sponsors

Truphone, a global mobile operator for business travellers, expands the reach of businesses beyond the borders of their home country. Newly launched Truphone World mobile plan covers voice, text and data in 66 global destinations including China, Singapore, Japan, UK, US, Australia and Canada. Designed to give peace of mind while travelling abroad and running businesses with overseas customers, roaming charges are now predictable so that businesses can have better control in terms of cost.

Our patented SIM technology enables users to carry 8 international numbers on 1 SIM card to grab every business opportunity around the globe. A number is available in each of the 8 Truphone Zone countries - Hong Kong, UK, US, Australia, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland and Spain. With our Smart Caller ID display technology, contacts in the Zone always see your local number and they can phone you at local rates wherever you are.

For more details, please visit truphone.com.hk


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


Praemium Limited is a leading provider of portfolio administration, investment platforms, and CRM & financial planning tools to the wealth management industry.

Our clients are predominately firms that provide financial advice to investors, namely financial advisers, brokers, accountants, investment managers, banks and other financial providers such as superannuation administrators.

Founded in 2001 and listed on the ASX in 2006, the business is operated in Australia from our head office in Melbourne and internationally with offices in London, Jersey, Hong Kong and Shenzhen.

Praemium supports over 700 corporate firms, from small businesses up to large institutional clients. We manage or administer over 300,000 investor accounts covering over $80 billion in funds globally.

Praemium's value proposition is the provision of leading edge technology to automate many routine, time-consuming activities. Wealth managers are continually seeking to improve productivity to address lower margins driven by regulatory change and consumer demand. Praemium helps with this journey.


SNL Financial is the premier provider of breaking news, financial data and expert analysis on business sectors critical to the global economy: Banking, Insurance, Financial Services, Real Estate, Energy, Media & Communications and Metals & Mining. SNL's business intelligence service provides 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.

Founded in 1987, SNL transformed bank analysis with our powerful interactive platform. We became the undisputed gold standard in banking industry intelligence for North America, launched European bank coverage in 2011, followed by the Asia-Pacific region in 2013. We then started extending our coverage to Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, with the goal of encompassing every single bank - from the largest players to smaller, non-listed entities.

Our Asia-Pacific banking coverage includes over 1,000 banks in the region. A hallmark of SNL's approach is the recognition of the reporting formats and methods unique to each country or sector while facilitating peer-to-peer comparisons with data in standard templates. Included in our Asia-Pacific coverage are over 550 data items and ratios, in a standard format that aligns IFRS, Japanese GAAP, PRC and other country-specific fields.


The Thomson Reuters Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) business delivers a comprehensive set of solutions designed to empower audit, risk and compliance professionals, business leaders, and the Boards they serve to reliably achieve business objectives, address uncertainty, and act with integrity.

Thomson Reuters Accelus dynamically connects business transactions, strategy and operations to the ever-changing regulatory environment, enabling firms to manage business risk. A comprehensive platform supported by a range of applications and trusted regulatory and risk intelligence data, Accelus brings together market-leading solutions for governance, risk and compliance management, global regulatory intelligence, financial crime, anti-bribery and corruption, enhanced due diligence, training and e-learning, and board of director and disclosure services.

Thomson Reuters has been named as a category leader in the Chartis RiskTech Quadrant™ For Operational Risk Management Systems, category leader in the Chartis RiskTech Quadrant™ for Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance Systems and has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in its Leaders Quadrant of the "Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance Platforms Magic Quadrant." Thomson Reuters was also named as Operational Risk Software Provider of the Year Award in the Operational Risk and Regulation Awards 2013.


Malca-Amit provides comprehensive secure logistics and innovative solutions for corporations, financial institutions, wealth managers and high-net-worth individuals looking to secure and store precious metals, jewelry and diamonds, fine arts and more.

Our liability is wholly underwritten by Lloyd’s of London, ensuring all-risk liability coverage on valuable assets from the moment they are entrusted to our expert care. With a global network of state-of-the-art vault facilities, we offer secured vaulting facilities in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore, Bangkok, Zurich, London and New York and overnight delivery to major commerce centers around the globe.

Our flexibility and innovation enable us to offer unique services such as procurement of precious metals, liquidation of holdings of precious metals, valuation of valuable assets and more.

Since 1963, Malca-Amit has been committed to providing the highest standard of secure logistical solutions, precious assets support and services and bespoke operations. With office in over 31 countries, along with an international network of partners and affiliates, Malca-Amit works with you hand-in-hand to achieve maximum efficiency when handling you precious assets. Malca-Amit is a privately held company and is not part of the financial system.

For further information, please visit www.malca-amit.com or www.mapm.com