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Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong

Only the strongest survive

Like the Olympics, just taking part in the SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards 2012 is already a mark of distinction.

Saturday, 7 July, 2012, 12:00am

PANEL OF ADJUDICATORS

Howard Gorges (Chairman) Vice-chairman, South China Brokerage

Eddie Chan Executive committee member, Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (representing Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong)

Colin Chau Senior vice-president, listing division, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (representing HKEx)

20 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Engaging contestants rewarded

It may come as a surprise to some contestants, but judges marking the second round of the SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards 2007 were not that interested in the content of each presentation. That had already been examined in detail in the first round.

1 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Sector deals with its growing pains

Recent concerns about the quality of advice given by new and less experienced entrants to the field of financial planning is symptomatic of a diverse and rapidly growing industry, say organisers of the third annual Wealth Management Conference, to be held at the Conrad next Friday.

15 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Registrar for US certified financial advisers

The Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK) plans to open a new local registrar of financial advisers who have gained the certified financial planner (CFP) certification from the Financial Planning Standards Board in the United States.

This will hopefully provide consumers with more information about their investment advisers.

15 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

New look adds to holistic challenge

This year's SCMP/IFPHK Financial Planner Awards include two new categories - for practitioners and university students - and an additional award for the company with most winners in the various rounds and sectors.

5 May 2007 - 12:00am

Institute produces guide for members

ANOTHER FIRST CAN be claimed by the Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK) with the launch of a new professional practice guide for members.

'There was a demand among practitioners for more guidance on the current regulations in Hong Kong,' said Angeline Chin, chief executive of the IFPHK.

2 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Will to excel shows in rising numbers

competitions

TWO COMPETITIONS launched recently by the Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong (IFPHK) have attracted a sizeable number of entries from their respective target groups. This has been taken as a clear indication of increasing interest in financial planning, both as a concept and as a career choice.

20 May 2006 - 12:00am

Plan for peace of mind

Wealth is difficult enough to create, let alone manage and invest. Experts at this year's show will teach you how to make money and have fun

Most people have different financial priorities at different stages of their lives, but regardless of age or life stage, a balanced financial plan can help to provide long-term peace of mind and financial protection.

8 Oct 2005 - 12:00am