Financial services chief heads for Frankfurt, ZurichLocal | 22 Oct 2018 12:37 pm
The Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, James Lau, will leave tomorrow for a three-day visit to Frankfurt in Germany and Zurich in Switzerland to promote Hong Kong's advantages in financial services.
He will take part in the NZZ Swiss International Finance Forum to be held in Zurich on October 25, where he will deliver a keynote speech.
In Frankfurt on October 23, Lau will meet with senior management of various financial institutions and financial technology companies. He will also speak to leading business figures at a luncheon co-organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Berlin.
In Zurich on October 24 and 25, Lau will meet with key personnel of the financial regulators and the banking, asset and wealth management sectors as well as the fintech community. He will also give a keynote speech at a business luncheon co-organized by the Swiss-Hong Kong Business Association and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Berlin.