Chinese media reports on AWIC Financial Services dialogue

Michelle Segaert, Partner at Squire Patton Boggs, Australia Week in China delegate at Financial Services dialogue in Shanghai.
Michelle Segaert, Partner at Squire Patton Boggs, Australia Week in China delegate at Financial Services dialogue in Shanghai.
CCTV news in China covered the Financial Services dialogue held as part of Australian Week In China on Wednesday 13th April, 2016. You can view the footage here.

Financial Services accounted for 10% of GDP in Australia last year, verses 7% in China. Canberra is looking to promote Australian as the financial services hub for Asia, while China has Hong Kong, Shanghai and Beijing, so where are the opportunities work together? Continue reading Chinese media reports on AWIC Financial Services dialogue

Invitation: Expat Advisors Community discussion forum – Tuesday 31st May, 2016

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Hong Kong as the gateway to Asia – Thomas Wong, InvestHK Ambassador and founding partner of CWCC

Thomas Wong is visiting Sydney in late May and we are delighted that valued community member Luca De Leonardis, InvestHK has arranged for him to present to our Expat Advisors Community discussion forum.


CWCC provides a full range of business services in Hong Kong and major cities in mainland China. This includes specialist business advisory focusing on China business, audit and other assurance, tax, corporate secretarial and business process outsourcing.

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Mr Wong will provide an overview on:

  • The One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative
  • Latest trends for Australian companies interested in Hong Kong and China
  • How companies can use Hong Kong as a platform for tapping into these opportunities.
Event Details
Date:      Tuesday 31st May, 2016
Time:      5.00 pm for 5.15 pm start, followed by drinks at 6.30 pm
Venue:   Succession Plus, Level 3, 50 York St, Sydney
Please come prepared to introduce yourself and your interest in Asia, and remember to bring plenty of business cards.

Eventbrite - SIV Venture Capital discussion forum - February 2016


Consulting Service to SIV industry

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Moving to Australia

For anyone considering moving to another country, either now or in the future, there are many lifestyle and financial issues to consider. For financial planners, fund managers and other professionals considering working with Significant Investor Visa (SIV) applicants, it’s not just about a $5,000,000 investment, they need to integrate with other professionals starting with migration.

A registered migration agent or lawyer can determine the most appropriate business, innovation or investment visa pathway for the family’s circumstances and future needs. The SIV/888 visa is just one option.  Continue reading Consulting Service to SIV industry

What’s been keeping Stacey busy?

questionsA number of our Expat Advisors Community members have asked “What’s happened to our regular discussion groups?”

The last get together was the Venture Capital event on 4th February, following the January pre-mission briefings and networking drinks ahead of Think Global’s “Invest in Australia” delegation to the Asian Financial Forum, and last November with the amazing Cynthia Dearin sharing insights on doing business in the MENA regionContinue reading What’s been keeping Stacey busy?