GBA/China Series

[Webinar] Strategic Outlook of China’s Asset Management Market 2023


China now is estimated to be the world’s fourth largest asset management market the second largest onshore market. Additionally, China's retirement program is undergoing a major reform, particularly with the recent introduction of private individual pensions, which has created new potential for growth in the asset management market. This webinar will cover the current market landscape and development trends of the China Asset Management market including the pensions reform as well as, most importantly, the strategic opportunities for global asset managers and relevant service providers in this evolving market.


The regulatory framework, growth drivers, competitive landscape, customer insight, product designs, distribution dynamics, operational concerns of China’s pension market under systems reform.

Who should attend

The webinar is primarily targeted at CEOs, COOs, CMOs, strategy heads of asset managers and institutional investors who would like to have a better understanding of the latest trend and relevant opportunities in China’s asset management market.

Financial Incentive Scheme of the WAM Pilot Programme

This course has already been approved as an eligible course of the Financial Incentive Scheme for Professional Training (“the Scheme”) under the Pilot Programme to Enhance Talent Training for the Asset and Wealth Management Sector (“the Pilot Programme”). The Scheme aims to enhance the competency and professionalism of in-service practitioners within the asset and wealth management sector and to assist other practitioners within the financial services industry in acquiring the knowledge and skills required for entering the sector. Eligible applicants will be subsidised 80% of the course fees by the HKSAR Government upon satisfactory completion of the courses approved by Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute, subject to a ceiling of HK$15,000. Hong Kong Securities and Investment Institute is appointed as the implementation agent of the Pilot Programme. Regarding the details of eligible criteria and application procedures, please refer to the dedicated web-site of the Pilot Programme (

Speaker/Course Instructor

Howhow ZHANG
Howhow Zhang is a partner with EY Parthenon. He has been helping foreign financial institutions enter the China market and grow their business there for more than 15 years. In addition to asset management companies, he also has worked with insurance companies, banks, securities firms and fintechs. He specializes in deal and transformation strategies.


Date & Time
Friday, 4 Aug 2023 (12:20PM - 1:20PM)
Virtual Platform
Relevant Subject
Type 9 - Asset management
SFC:1.00, PWMA:1.00