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Hong Kong or New York: How a Listing Venue Can Affect Your Fortune

  • 15 Mar 2018
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • K&L Gates, 44/F Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong
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The Executive Committee of ACC Hong Kong invites you to the following presentation, hosted by K&L Gates.



Food and drinks will be provided. One Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been applied for. New York and California Approved Jurisdiction policy may apply.

TOPIC:  Hong Kong or New York: How a Listing Venue Can Affect Your Fortune

Hong Kong and New York are both popular venues for Chinese companies seeking to list offshore. During this seminar, Virginia Tam will highlight the pros and cons of the two cities from the perspective of issuers, investors and acquirers.  Through case studies and anecdotal evidence, participants will learn about:

  • The framework: securities regulators, stock exchanges and financial intermediaries
  • The market: investors, securities analysts and the “noises”
  • Why companies fail: mismatches in timing, industry and culture
  • Going forward: trends to consider for 2018 and beyond

Whether you’re general counsel preparing for your company’s IPO, managing M&A projects, or working on private equity investments, this discussion should help you assess the strength of your corporate strategies and plan for the year ahead.  Register now for this briefing.


SPEAKERS:

Virginia Tam, Partner, K&L Gates

Virginia Tam focuses on outbound acquisitions and private equity investments for corporate and financial institution clients in Greater China. A lawyer experienced in U.S. securities laws and Hong Kong Listing Rules, Ms. Tam has worked on a broad range of matters within this practice area, including private and public acquisitions, private investment in publicly-traded equities (PIPEs), pre-IPO investments, joint ventures, capital market exits and privatisations.


EVENT DETAILS:

VENUE: 

K&L Gates, 44/F Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong

DATE:  Thursday, 15 March 2018 
TIME:  12:30 for lunch, 13:00–14:00 for presentation
RSVP:  Please register your attendance online no later than Friday, 9 March 2018. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email events@hkcca.net and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend. 

If you have any suggestions for topics or speakers for future ACC Hong Kong events, please let us know at events@hkcca.net.

Please note this event is exclusively for ACC HONG KONG members. If you are not an ACC Hong Kong member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact ACC HONG KONG Secretariat on events@hkcca.net or (852) 2516 7007.

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