ETFGI Global ETFs Insights Summit - Asia Pacific

Virtual event

Virtual Event

ETFGI Global ETFs Insights Summit Asia Pacific - A virtual event taking place on the afternoons of October 28 and 29 from 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm HKT.

Register to join the discussions at our Global ETFs Insights Summit virtual event. The summit is designed to facilitate a substantive and in-depth discussion on the impact that ETFs have on markets and market structure, and the regulatory, trading, and technological developments impacting the use of ETFs.

Attendees will have the opportunity to see and hear speakers via live video and audio of the keynote and panel discussions with audience Q&A, visit virtual event booths where you can meet and speak with our sponsors, attend virtual happy hours, virtual networking sessions and receive physical promotional items from our sponsors for qualified buy side investors.

Free registration and CPD educational credits are offered to buy side institutional investors, financial advisors and RIAs. 



Wednesday, October 28, 2020


2:00 PM Exhibit Area Opens

2:30 PM – 5:00 PM Sessions 

An Appraisal of Regulatory Issues impacting Market Structure and ETF Trading 

  • Debating the state of markets and trading  
  • Update on key regulatory developments impacting ETFs  
  • Discussion of future ETF rulemakings and reforms 


Trends in ESG and Sustainable Investing 

  • What is ESG, sustainable and impact investing?  
  • How are regulations impacting ETFs, indices and investment product development?   
  • Which investors are using ESG products and how are they being used? 


What Are the Future Trends That Will Impact Investor and ETFs?   

  • Millennials and women investors impact on products and advisors   
  • How and where are we likely to see Crypto ETFs and who will use them?   
  • Can robo advisors and digital platforms be profitable?   


5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Networking & Virtual Drinks Reception

Thursday, October 29, 2020


2:00 PM Exhibit Area Opens

2:30 PM – 5:00 PM Sessions 


ETF Trading – Creating Better Trading Systems and Trading Tools 

  • Innovations in trading platforms and trading tools: ICE ETF Hub, RFQ platforms 
  • Evaluating the ETF trade and best execution issues 
  • Examination of the impact of recent trading rule changes on ETFs 


Impact of Regulations on Investor Choice  

  • How are regulations impacting ETFs, indices and investment product development?   

  • Do investors need new or revamped ETF classifications 

  • Meeting regulatory requirements: proficiency, suitability, disclosure 


Asset Allocation Outlook – How Are Institutions and Financial Advisors Using ETFs? 

  • How are Covid-19, WFH, political and economic trends impacting asset allocation? 
  • How do and should investors select the best ETF?  
  • How are model portfolios being constructed?  
  • Who is using model portfolios?   


5:00 PM – 5:30 PM Networking & Virtual Drinks Reception

Contact Information 

Interested in sponsoring or speaking or for any other questions, please contact: 

Deborah Fuhr, Managing Partner, Founder, Owner, ETFGI 
+44 777 5823 111 or [email protected]  

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the complimentary passes policy?

Complimentary passes are allocated at the full discretion of the conference organizers. Complimentary bookings made online are subject to verification by the conference organizers before confirmation of the complimentary pass. If the conference organizers review an online complimentary pass registration and determine that the company and/or registrant does not fulfill the criteria for the complimentary pass, the complimentary pass can be withdrawn at the full discretion of the conference organizers.

Who qualifies as "buyside" for a complimentary pass?

Buyside complimentary passes are provided for members of the buyside including individuals (e.g., traders, portfolio managers, CIOs, ETF strategists) at asset managers, investment advisers, pension funds, insurance companies, hedge funds, endowments, foundations, fund selectors at family offices, financial advisers and robo-advisers. All buyside complimentary passes are subject to the conference complimentary passes policy, delineated above.

Is the conference open to the media?

Yes, this conference is open to the media.