San Francisco, 7 November 2014 – San Francisco, 7 November 2014: Maybank Kim Eng is hosting its second annual Invest Asia USA Conference this week, across three cities – New York, Boston and San Francisco. Senior management from 18 fast-growing companies will be presenting to more than 80 tier-1 investors, generating over three hundred 1-on-1 meetings.
“Maybank Kim Eng is an IDEAS house, and our job is to continuously inspire our clients with unique investment opportunities. This conference allows us to showcase directly to investors the companies at the heart of our thought-leading ideas,” said John Chong, CEO of Maybank Kim Eng Group.
The companies at the Invest Asia USA conference are listed on eight of Asia’s leading exchanges from Hong Kong, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Maybank Group, Perdana Petroleum, and Yinson were the companies from Bursa Malaysia.
The Invest Asia USA conference is an extension of Maybank Kim Eng’s flagship Invest ASEAN conference, held annually in Singapore. “As ASEAN’s largest brokerage franchise, institutional investors around the world can rely on Maybank Kim Eng’s thought leadership to discover break-away investment ideas. Our leading ASEAN research footprint, combined with our expanding Asia-Pacific coverage, provides USA investors with the insight needed to make Asia based investments in a single one-day format in each of the three cities” said Ami Moris, Managing Director & Regional Head of Equities for Maybank Kim Eng.
Maybank Kim Eng Group comprises an integrated investment banking and equities franchise stretching around the globe, with offices in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, India, Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, Great Britain and the United States of America.
Recognised as one of the leading financial institutions in the ASEAN region, Maybank Kim Eng has received many international and local awards for its achievements, underscoring its client-focused approach. Most recently, at the Alpha Southeast Asia’s 8th Annual Best Financial Institution Awards, Maybank Kim Eng received 10 of the most coveted awards –namely, “Best Retail Broker” in Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam; “Best Institutional Broker” in Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines and Indonesia; and, a special Marquee Award for “Best Broker” in Southeast Asia.