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BritCham Shanghai supports World M&A Summit as a co-organiser

14 Nov 2022

On 11 November, the fourth World M&A Summit, organised by Shanghai United Assets and Equity Exchange (SUAEE) and themed “New Opportunities of Investment and M&A, New Highland for Non-standard Capital Markets”, was held in Shanghai. 

Mr Zhou Xiaoquan, Party Secretary and Chairman of Shanghai United Assets and Equity Exchange

The Summit aims to study the new dynamics of the world economy, discuss new opportunities for investment and M&A, and enhance the new vitality of Chinese enterprises to participate in global economic governance.

This year’s Summit consisted of four sections: opening ceremony, strategic cooperation signing, keynote speeches, index release and interpretation. The Summit invited industry experts, senior scholars and business executives from international and domestic financial fields to discuss the trend of M&A under the new development pattern of “accelerating the construction of the national unified big market” and “the mutual promotion of the international and domestic double cycles”, as well as to seek the iteration of the world capital market.

Keynote speakers included:

  • Mr Jiang Dongdong, Party Secretary of Putuo District of Shanghai,
  • Ms Jiang Wei, Shanghai Bureau Chief of Xinhua News Agency, 
  • Mr Zhou Xiaoquan, Party Secretary and Chairman of Shanghai United Assets and Equity Exchange,
  • Mr Huang Qifan, former Mayor of Chongqing,
  • Mr Hao Cheng, Vice President of the Bank of Communications,
  • Mr Xia Zhongren, Secretary of the Party Committee and Secretary-General of China Association of State-owned Property Rights Trading Institutions,
  • Mr Li Xunlei, Chief Economist and Executive Director of the Research Institute of Zhongtai Securities,
  • Mr Shen Hongbo, Professor of Finance at the School of Economics of Fudan University,
  • Ms Yang Lin, Chair of the global board of Yingke Law Firm

This year’s Shanghai World M&A Summit was organised by Shanghai United Assets and Equity Exchange, co-organised by Xinhua News Agency China Economic Information Service, Shanghai Putuo District People’s Government, Shanghai Financial Association, China Enterprise Reform and Development Society, British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai, euroMerger Group and supported by China Chamber of International Commerce and other institutions.

BritCham Shanghai Vice Chair Ted Wan, Executive Committee member Linmao Li, Deputy Executive Director Janet Jiang, Chair of the Chamber’s Financial Services Committee Tim Yu, and member representative from A&Z Law Firm attended the Summit.

More details about the Summit can be viewed here (Chinese only) – 投资并购新空间 全要素非标市场新高地—— “2022世界并购大会”在上海联交所成功举办.

 

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