With markets generally declining in Q1 2020 and the STI reaching multi-year lows with a YTD decline of an estimated 18.57%*, are there opportunities that investors can seek in this market?
Join us for this webinar as our Head of Research Singapore, Thilan Wickramasinghe, shares his views on where valuations are attractive and where potential risks may lie, focusing on the Singapore banks.
Our guest speaker from Nikko AM, Jermyn Wong, will also share their house views on Asia REITs (ex-Japan) and how you can diversify your portfolio with Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs).
*Source: https://www2.sgx.com/indices/products/sti (Data as at 30 April 2020).
|12.00PM||Finding Opportunities in the Market|
|12.40PM||101 Basics of ETFs|
Mr Ong Seng Yeow
Executive Director, Maybank Kim Eng Research
Seng Yeow manages the research operations of six research teams in Asia and oversees fundamental research of listed companies and market strategy. He has over 14 years of research experience covering transport and logistics, auto, retail, small caps and special situations in Singapore, Hong Kong and Vietnam.
Head of Research Singapore, Maybank Kim Eng Research
Thilan Wickramasinghe is Head of Research covering Banks and Financials in Maybank Kim Eng Singapore.
He has nearly 20-years of experience working with HSBC, CLSA, Credit Suisse and Arthur Andersen advising institutional investors in equity research, IPOs, secondary market funding and other capital markets transactions in multiple sectors. His client portfolio includes some of the world's largest sovereign wealth funds, mutual funds, pension and hedge funds.
Thilan has won a number of industry awards including AsiaMoney, Starmine, and Institutional Investor and has been featured regularly in the media including the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, CNBC, CNA and Bloomberg.
Mr Jermyn Wong
Head of Asia ETF Business Development, Nikko Asset Management
Jermyn Wong is the Head of Asia ETF Business Development and Product Development Director at Nikko Asset Management Asia Limited.
Jermyn joined Nikko AM in 2014, and currently oversees the firm’s ETF initiatives in Asia ex Japan. He is responsible for ETF sales and promotion, ETF product development, and also works with brokers and liquidity providers to ensure efficient trading of Nikko AM ETFs both on exchange and over the counter.
In his dual-role as the Product Development Director, Jermyn is responsible for idea generation and product development of new funds, particularly in North Asia.
Jermyn studied at the University of Sydney and graduated with a double degree in Commerce and Law. He also has a Master of Science (Finance) from University College Dublin.
Mr. Thilan Wickramasinghe Mr. Jermyn Wong Mr Ong Seng Yeow