1st talk: Application of Macroeconomic Research to Financial Markets - by Chi LO
(Series 2: Investment, HKUAA Connect with the Experts Programme)
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Series 2: Investment
1st talk of the series:
Application of Macroeconomic Research to Financial Markets
||22 June 2021 (Tue)
||7:30 - 8:15pm
||Webinar via Zoom
||The talk will focus on how macroeconomic research can be used to understand, analyse and forecast financial market trends. Two cases will be used as illustration, including
1) how China's growth outlook will evolve and affect the government's economic policy that will affect China's asset markets' performance, and
2) how idiosyncratic and international factors will affect the renminbi exchange rate's outlook
||Priority will be given to HKUAA members
||Free (Registration is required)
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About the speaker
Chi Lo is the Senior Economist for Greater China of BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) based in Hong Kong. He joined BNPP AM in 2010. His role involves conducting macroeconomic research on China in the context of global markets for providing inputs to
- in-house investment teams
- official institution clients
- external institutional and wealth management/private banking clients
- support Institutional sales, Greater China Business Development
- represent BNPP AM in the international investment community, forums, media, regulatory and government circles
Before joining BNPP, he was Head of Overseas Investment at Ping An of China Asset Management (HK) Ltd. Chi’s other positions in Asia included Asia Research Head for the British private property fund Grosvenor, chief economist and strategist for Asia at Standard Chartered Bank and research director for Greater China at HSBC in Hong Kong. He was listed on the International Who’s Who Professionals in 2000 and 2011, and has many years of international research experience in economics, financial markets and public policy & standards development, covering regional economies.
Before working in Asia, Chi was an economic advisor to the Canadian Treasury in Canada. His other experience includes international research firms in North America, regulatory bodies for securities trading in Toronto and London, and blue-chip international investment banks in North America, England and Asia.
Chi is the author of twelve books on Chinese and Asian economic development and markets. He has published research work in international periodicals and newspapers, and has appeared as a commentator on international media and speaker at international seminars, such as the World Economic Forum, Asian Development Bank, United Nations, House of Lords of the British Parliament, the European Commission and central bank conferences. Chi’s latest book is “China’s Global Disruption: Myths and Reality” (2021).
Chi did his economics graduate work at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in England and the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada.
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