Other Events of Interest

HKICPA/CFA Institute/HKSFA Joint Forum:

Detecting Accounting Fraud – How to Read between the Lines of Asian Financial Statements?

Think You Understand Accounting Fraud in Asia? High profile financial scandals and accounting irregularities, weak corporate governance - these are some of the biggest risks in investing in capital markets. This seminar will help professionals navigate the intricacies of investing in Asian businesses for their investment portfolios and learn how to: - Detect irregularities in profits, financial position, or cash flow; - Recognize common fraudulent practices and their warning signs - See through the tricks that companies play to manipulate financial results At the same time, the seminar also discusses the role investment professionals play in upholding corporate governance and in advocating for the rights of investors (clients), helping create a more trustworthy capital market.

Date: 20 April 2015
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Venue: Hong Kong Institute of CPAs, 27/F, Wu Chung House,
213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Language: English
Fee: HK$190 for HKICPA member or student; CFA Institute and HKSFA member or candidate
HKICS member; HKSI member; and IA/ HKIAAT member or student
HK$180 for online enrolment (for HKICPA members only) 
HK$330 for non-member

For payment & enrolment status enquiry: Tel: 2287 7381; Email: finance@hkicpa.org.hk; or Fax: 2893 9853
For course information enquiry: Tel:2287 7386 / 2287 7253; or Email: cpd@hkicpa.org.hk.


HKIRA Investor Relations Awards

Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (HKIRA) has launched the inaugural Investor Relations (IR) Awards – The IR Awards which focus on recognising Hong Kong listed company and IR professionals their best practice achievement in investor relations. Don't miss this opportunity to gain industry-wide recognition and recognise those listed companies and IROs who deserve!

Key Dates:

Nomination period

Online voting period

Judging Panel for Overall Best IR Awards

Award Conference cum Presentation Luncheon

Now till 25 February 2015

3-31 March 2015

April 2015

May 2015

For inquiries and sponsorship opportunities of the Awards, please contact HKIRA at (852) 2117 1846 or info@hkira.com.


16th Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU)




3 June 2015

8:45am – 6:20pm

Hall 5G, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, Wanchai, Hong Kong


Sessions Non-member Fee
Member/Student Fee
HKEx $580 $510
SFC $450 $380
CR $580 $510
HKMA $450 $380
All $1,780 $1,500


The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS) is organising a 1-day conference featuring regulators from the Companies Registry (CR), Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) at its 16th Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update. As a Supporting Organisation of the event, HKSI Institute Members get to enjoy special rate as per the Member rate stated above.

For ACRU enquiries, please call (852) 2233 9348 or email event@hkics.org.hk.