Vistra Hong Kong has been awarded ‘Best administrator – under $30bn single manager’ at the HFM Asia Services Awards.
This award category is designed to reward hedge fund administration firms that have shown customer and revenue growth, and demonstrated product/brand development in serving the needs of single managers.
Now in their third year, the Awards recognise and reward those hedge fund service providers that have demonstrated exceptional customer service and innovation over the past 12 months.
View the full list of the winners here.
Catherine Law, Senior Business Development Manager, is featured in the HFM Week Hong Kong Special Report, 2016.
In the article “Hong Kong’s Evolution”, Catherine talks about the new opportunities brought by the enhancement and the drawbacks to the framework. She believes the most significant industry trend to Hong Kong in the short run is the increasing regulations of the OTC derivative market, impacting Hong Kong hedge fund managers.
Read the full report here.
We are delighted to announce seven Directors from Vistra have been included on the 2016 Citywealth Leaders List.
The Citywealth Leaders List is a list of recommended individuals in private wealth management and the private client sector. It is compiled annually as a result of extensive research and the input of a huge number of people within these sectors.
Maintaining their positions as leaders are
Christine Tan, Executive Director of Trust Services at Vistra Singapore
Jane Pearce, Managing Director at Vistra Jersey
Walter Stresemann, Managing Director at Vistra Geneva
Simon Morgan, Director, Head of Private Clients at Vistra Jersey
Chris Burton, Managing Director at Vistra Singapore; and
Simon Filmer, Deputy Group...
Simon Morgan, Director and Head of Private Clients at Vistra Jersey, has been elected to serve on the Council of STEP Worldwide.
At the recent AGM Simon, committee member and a former chair of the local branch, was elected to serve his second term in office.
STEP is the worldwide professional association for those advising families across generations. They promote best practice, professional integrity and education to their members. Their members help families plan for their futures: from drafting a will or advising family businesses, to helping international families and protecting vulnerable family members.
STEP Council is a representative and consultative body consisting of between 20 and 30 members appointed by the STEP regions....
Iran’s position in the Middle East is an extra ordinary one. Like Cyprus, Iran benefits considerably from its geographical location. The strategic location makes sure that the country has easy access to the Middle East, Central Asia and other neighboring regions. It goes without saying that this makes it an attractive place for doing business in the region. If we look at the composition of the population of approximately 80 million people, it immediately catches the eye that almost 65% of these people are under the age of 35 – many of whom are highly educated. Combine that with; the country’s huge natural resources; the fact that Iran (despite the sanctions) is already the second largest economy in the region, with vast investment...