Asset and Wealth Management

[Webinar] Virtual Banking Landscape and Recent Developments


The emerging of virtual banks in Hong Kong marks an important milestone in the banking industry. We will co-organise a webinar with Private Wealth Management Association (PWMA) to discuss the latest development and how the virtual banks have impacted the banking industry and private wealth management sector.


A moderated panel discussion will cover the following topics

- Current virtual bank landscape
- Differences between traditional banks and virtual banks
- How virtual banks have impacted the banking industry
- Related guidelines and regulations on virtual banks

Moderator: Samuel Lung, Partner, EY

Panel Speakers:

  1. Mr Rockson HsuChief Executive Officer, ZA Bank Limited
  2. Mr Sunny Ip, Partner, Deloitte
  3. Mr Rocky MuiPartner, Clifford Chance

Who should attend

The joint webinar primarily targets at the practitioners who are in the private wealth management or banking sector.

Financial Incentive Scheme of the WAM Pilot Programme

This is one of the eligible courses / seminars under the Financial Incentive Scheme (“The Scheme”) of the WAM Pilot Programme.

Eligible in-service practitioners of the financial services industry could apply for a reimbursement up to 80% of the course / seminar fees, or a maximum of HK$10,000 per person for courses/seminars held for the period from 1 October 2016 to 31 August 2022 upon satisfactory completion.

Each individual may apply for reimbursement for more than one course / seminar subject to a maximum of HK$10,000 but each course / seminar can only be reimbursed once.

The duly signed application form together with the FIVE supporting documents must be submitted within FOUR months from the last day of the course / seminar attended. Please refer to the WAM Pilot Programme website for more details.

WAM Pilot Programme Special Requirements

If you plan to apply for reimbursement under the Financial Incentive Scheme (FIS), please ensure your device/computer has the camera feature or with webcam installed as you are required to turn on your camera throughout the webinar.

Speaker/Course Instructor

Rockson HSU
Rockson Hsu is currently the Chief Executive Officer of ZA Bank Limited.

Rockson has 27 years of banking experience in wholesale and investment banking and risk management with major foreign and local banks in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Prior to joining ZA Bank in May 2019, he was Chief Risk Officer of a listed bank in Hong Kong.

Rockson graduated from NYU Stern School of Business with a Bachelor degree in Finance and International Business.
Rocky MUI
Rocky Mui is Partner at Clifford Chance who specialises in fund establishment, authorisation of funds, licensing and regulatory advice, PRC investment programs (QFI/Stock Connect/Bond Connect/CIBM Direct Access), cross-border mergers & acquisitions and general corporate related work.

Rocky also focuses on Tech / Fintech and has developed expertise in cryptocurrency/blockchain related matters.
Sunny IP
Sunny is a Partner in Deloitte Digital leading up the Digital Strategy and Systems Delivery practices in Hong Kong, with over 18 years of experience in technology advisory and delivery. He has extensive experience in financial services as well as various other industries in digital transformation, customer experience, digital organisation and operating models, innovation strategy, and launching new propositions.


Date & Time
Wednesday, 31 Aug 2022 (4:30PM - 5:30PM)
Virtual Platform
Relevant Subject
Type 4 - Advising on securities
Regulatory Compliance
SFC:1.00, PWMA:1.00