Diamond Sponsors

PwC - Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau

PwC Mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau work together on a collaborative basis, subject to local applicable laws. Collectively, we have over 600 partners and over 17,000 people in total.

We provide organisations with the professional service they need, wherever they may be located. Our highly qualified, experienced professionals listen to different points of view to help organisations solve their business issues and identify and maximise the opportunities they seek. Our industry specialisation allows us to help co-create solutions with our clients for their sector of interest.

We are located in these cities: Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Shenyang, Tianjin, Dalian, Jinan, Qingdao, Zhengzhou, Xi’an, Nanjing, Hefei, Suzhou, Wuhan, Chengdu, Hangzhou, Ningbo, Chongqing, Changsha, Kunming, Xiamen, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Macau, Haikou, Zhuhai.


CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organization is a champion of ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. Our aim is to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. There are more than 168,000 CFA charterholders worldwide in 164 markets. For more information, visit www.cfainstitute.org or follow us on Twitter at @CFAInstitute and on Facebook.com/CFAInstitute.


Fitch Learning partners with clients to deepen knowledge, develop skills and enhance conduct, delivering positive business outcomes.

With centers in established financial hubs including London, New York, Singapore, Dubai and Hong Kong; we are committed to understanding complex client needs across fast paced Financial Markets, globally. Our learning solutions encompass expert faculty, e-learning, coaching and blended candidate assessments, improving individual contribution and collective business performance.

Annually Fitch Learning delivers over 10,000 days of learning worldwide to over 26,000 delegates.

We understand that one size does not fit all. Therefore, we offer a wide range of innovative learning solutions from structured International Academies through to short courses tailored to suit local commercial needs, experience, language and culture.

Technology is core to our learning solutions and we provide tailored online portals for access to insightful content, adaptive assessments and interactive, blended learning options.


Gold Sponsors

Grant Thornton Hong Kong Limited is a member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL) in Hong Kong. The firm is fully integrated with Grant Thornton China and a part of a network of 25 offices providing seamless access to over 260 partners and over 5,500 professionals across mainland China and Hong Kong.

GTIL is one of the world’s leading organisations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. These firms help dynamic organisations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, forward-looking advice. Proactive teams, led by approachable partners in these firms, use insights, experience and instinct to understand complex issues for privately owned, publicly listed and public sector clients and help them find solutions. With 53,000 people in over 135 countries, Grant Thornton focuses on making a difference to clients, colleagues and the communities in which we live and work.


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.


I-Access Group is a renowned financial conglomerate providing online investment and lending services. Its major subsidiary, I-Access Investors Ltd, is one of the largest stockbrokers serving retail investors in Hong Kong, pioneering itself to be the first local discount broker. Over the last decade, I-Access Group has experienced tremendous growth in the financial market, and it is now serving around 70,000 clients. Utilizing software technology, the Group installed artificial intelligence in its fully automatic credit risk management, and launched P-to-P stock lending among its clients, rendering short-selling possible for small investors. I-Access Group also offers various forms of credit to clients for expanding their financial capacity. Through the Internet, I-Access clients can manage their own investment portfolios, including securities, derivatives, commodities, currencies, and debts, anytime anywhere.