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Seminar on Asian REITs and Commodities February 17, 2017
In this upcoming client seminar, Libra Invest Berhad and AmInvest will shed some light on global commodity market and Asian REITs respectively.
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Seminar on Asian REITs and Commodities

have we missed the party on commodity equities?

Commodities have made a comeback in 2016 after 5-consecutive years of laggard performance. Concerns over slowing China’s economy were overblown and supply curtailment for some commodities began to bite moving into 2016. Along with better investor sentiment in 2Q 2016 and 3Q 2016, we began to witness some decent recovery in prices from the trough for hard metals as well as precious metals. Moving forward, while commodity prices continue to find balance between the supply and demand forces, what are the hidden opportunities within the commodity market?

In this upcoming client seminar, Mr Jason Lee Wei Chung, Chief Executive Officer of Libra Invest Berhad will shed some light on the outlook of the global commodity market.


will asian reits continue to shine?

Asian REITs were among the top performing markets over the past 3 years as market players went on the hunt in search for high yielding assets against a backdrop of interest rate drought. While we expect global growth to pick up in 2017, yields across various assets are on the rise on the back of rising US Treasury rates.

Mr Darren Saw, Senior Fund Manager, Equities of AmFunds Management Berhad will be sharing some of his thoughts on how will Asian REITs fare under an economic growth environment along with expectations of rising risk-free rates.

 

Registration is free and open to public. Click on the Register button below!

Seats are limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. Light refreshments will be provided.


agenda

Time
Topic
Speaker
10.15am - 10.30am 
Registration
10.30am - 11.30am
Revival of Commodity as an Asset Class - Can it last?
Jason Lee, CFA Chief Executive Officer of Libra Invest Berhad
11.30am - 12.30pm
Will Asian REITs continue to shine?
Darren Saw, Senior Fund Manager, Equities of AmFunds Management Berhad
12.30pm - 1.30pm
Light Refreshments

 

DATE, time And Venue

Kuala Lumpur
Date
4 March 2017 (Saturday)
Time
10.15am - 1.30pm
Venue

Fundsupermart KL Office
Level 28, Menara Standard Chartered,
No. 30, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250, Kuala Lumpur. (Location Map)

 
Speaker Profile

Jason Lee, CFA
Chief Executive Officer, Libra Invest Berhad

Jason Lee has 21 years of working experience in buy and sell side of the financial services industry. He was a former Portfolio Manager for a family officer and later General Manager of Investment in Amanah Raya - JMF Asset Management. He had also taken roles as an Equity Analyst and was the Equity Sales Specialist as well as the Head of Dealing at Macquarie Capital Malaysia. Jason graduated with a BA Economics in MSc in International Banking and Financial Studies. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

 

 

 

 

 

Darren Saw
Senior Fund Manager, Equities of AmFunds Management Berhad

Darren Saw is among the designated people responsible for managing unit trust and SMF. Funds under his management include both local and Asia Pacific. His job scope also includes conducting analytical work within the investment process of all equities and balance funds managed by AmInvest. He holds a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Finance and Economics from the University of Technology Sydney. He also holds the Capital Markets Services Representative’s License for the regulated activity of fund management.

 

Participants are encouraged to attend this event 15 minutes before the starting time.

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