FTSE China and Taiwan Indices – Methodology

Speaker: Emerald Yau – Head of Equity Index Product Management, APAC, FTSE Russell

When: Every Thursday, May - June 2022

About Our Speaker:

Emerald Yau, based in Hong Kong, is Head of Equity Index Product Management, APAC at FTSE Russell.

Ms. Yau has over 19 years of international investment experience. Before joining FTSE Russell in 2020, she was an Investment Director at Capital Group, promoting global equity strategies.  Before that, Ms. Yau was with BlackRock where she was a Product Strategist covering Asian fixed income and subsequently Asian equities.  Earlier in her career, Ms. Yau covered structured alternatives at Shinsei Bank in Tokyo and asset-backed securities at Lehman Brothers in New York.

 

Introduction of Internationalised Products from Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE) 

Speaker: Gloris Wu – Manager, Shanghai International Energy Exchange

When: Every Wednesday

About Our Speaker: 
Gloris Wu, Manager of Shanghai International Energy Exchange, will be sharing with us the key points and trading performance of INE’s products including crude oil futures, low sulfur fuel oil futures, TSR20 futures, bonded copper futures and crude oil options. She will be introducing INE’s background as well as the new products to be launched.

 

Introduction of Internationalised Products from Dalian Commodity Exchange & Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange (DCE & ZCE)

Speaker: 
Josh Qiao – Executive Manager, Dalian Commodity Exchange, Singapore Office
Kurt Wang – Manager, Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange, Singapore Team

When: Every Friday

About Our Speakers:

Josh Qiao is currently the Executive Manager of Dalian Commodity Exchange (DCE) based in Singapore. He has joined DCE in 2015. Prior to relocating to Singapore in 2018, Josh was working in Agriculture Products Department, where he has played important roles in futures contract revision and product development.

He has retained close collaborations with those industry-leading organizations as commodity merchants, miners, investment banks, and brokers. Not only has Josh accumulated rich experience in derivative market operation and regulation, but also obtained comprehensive insights into the agriculture and iron ore industry.

In his presentation, Josh gives an overview of Dalian Commodity Exchange, and updates on DCE’s internationalization statistics, followed by a detailed explanation of iron ore and palm olein futures.

Kurt Wang is the Manager of Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange (ZCE) based in Singapore, focusing on the marketing of ZCE’s internationalized products, exploring cooperation opportunities, and researching the commodity market in SEA. Prior to joining the Singapore Team, Kurt Wang was involved in the research and development of ZCE’s white sugar and cotton options.

Live Webinar on ZCE Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA) Futures

Speaker: 
Shilpa Samant – Associate Editor, Petrochemicals, S&P Global
An Ziwei – Senior Analyst, Orient Futures Research Department
Kurt Wang – Manager, Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange, Singapore Team

When: On-Demand Webinar

About Our Speakers:

Shilpa Samant is an Associate Editor (petrochemicals) and focuses on the South Asia markets. She has been a business journalist for around eight years, with specialization in equities and commodities markets. She is currently covering purified terephthalic acid and polypropylene markets in India/South Asia.

An Ziwei is a senior analyst of Orient Futures Research Department. Joining in 2016, she is responsible for fundamentals research of energy and petrochemical commodity (Crude oil and PTA). She was awarded the title of excellent analyst by Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange in 2019 and by Shanghai International Energy Exchange in 2021.

Kurt Wang is the Manager of Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange (ZCE) based in Singapore, focusing on the marketing of ZCE’s internationalized products, exploring cooperation opportunities, and researching the commodity market in SEA. Prior to joining the Singapore Team, Kurt Wang was involved in the research and development of ZCE’s white sugar and cotton options.

Participation in China’s Futures Market – Application for QFI

Speaker: Shirley Chen, Deputy Manager, Quants & QFI, Global Business Department, Orient Futures Shanghai

When: On-Demand Webinar

About Our Speaker:
Shirley Chen, Deputy Manger of Orient Futures Shanghai, will touch on the changes and application of QFI for the updated China market. QFI has been simplified compared to RFII and QFII as to get more global traders to start trading in the Chinese market, where opportunities are endless. 

Register here