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Live Webcast: China Macro and Trade Update: What’s Different in 2019?

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When: Tuesday, June 18, 2019
10:00am – 11:00am EST

In this webinar Executive Director of CICC Research in Beijing, Kevin Liu, will give an economic update on China. Topics will include:

  • Trade: US-China trade update and 2019 China economic outlook.
  • Secular Trends in China's Economy:
    • The upgrade of "Made in China" manufacturing.
    • How domestic Chinese brands have benefitted from urbanization.
    • Long-term growth trends in China .
  • Looking Ahead: The opening-up of China’s financial markets is accelerating. What are the implications for the future of China’s economy.

About the Speakers

Mark SchlaKevin Liu Executive DirectorKevin Liu joined China International Capital Corporation (CICC) in 2011, Mr. Liu Gang (Kevin) now holds the title of Executive Director and works as a Strategist in the Research Department. From a top-down strategy approach by incorporating macro (growth and policy) and micro variables (corporate earnings and valuations etc.), his main responsibility is to provide investors with investment strategies, as well as cross-market/asset/sector allocation recommendations. His focuses include Chinese equities (i.e. H-shares and US ADRs), as well as general global markets (such as US, EU and Japan, and major emerging markets). Mr. Liu ranked the second in Portfolio Strategy of the 2017 II All-China and Mainland China Best Analysts Ranking. Prior to CICC, Mr. Liu worked as a Quantitative Strategist with UBS Hong Kong. He obtained his master degrees from both Cornell University and Tsinghua University.
brendan_ahernBrendan Ahern Chief Investment OfficerBrendan Ahern joined KraneShares in June 2012 to head the firm’s efforts in becoming the leading provider of China focused exchange traded funds (ETFs) and Chinese investment education for US clients. Since early 2001, Brendan worked for one the largest global ETF providers where he was an original member of the business development team. His “from the ground up” experience at a global ETF provider allowed him to become intimately acquainted with all aspects of the business. His expertise spans product development, marketing, branding, business strategy, operations, portfolio management, trading and client execution.