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ShareInvestor marks 10 years of INVEST Fair

Singapore, 27 July 2016 – ShareInvestor, the financial internet media and technology subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), is organising its tenth annual edition of INVEST Fair Singapore. It will be held over the weekend of 30-31 July 2016 at the Suntec Singapore, Exhibition Halls 401, 402 and 403 at Level 4. 

To mark its 10
th anniversary, this year’s INVEST Fair is centred on the theme “Your Share of Possibilities”. Comprising 10 exciting highlights, this two-day event reaches out to seasoned and prospective investors to help them manage their investment priorities and meet their financial goals. 

Prominent keynote speakers 

Hear from investment experts who have helmed past editions of INVEST Fair, including legendary investor and author Jim Rogers; Chairman and CEO of Montgomery Investment Management Roger Montgomery and Hu Li Yang, touted as Asia’s top investment guru.

Speakers who are making their maiden appearance at INVEST Fair include trader and lecturer Mike Bellafiore who is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of SMB Captial; trader and technical analyst Vito Henjoto and CEO of marketing consulting firm Zenefix and Dr Kenny Tang who is the Vice-Chairman of Jun Yang Financial Holdings and CEO of Jun Yang Securities, as well as a Non-Executive Director of Hin Sang Group (International) Holdings Co. Ltd. 

Event details - 

The right stock to buy after a Bear market
Jim Rogers 
Saturday, 30 July
10.30 – 11.00 am
Centre Stage


10 lessons from a proprietary trading desk: Successful stories of how and why these traders consistently make money
Mike Bellafiore 
Saturday, 30 July
4.45 – 5.30 pm
Centre Stage


Other panelist speakers featured include Mr Chan Kum Kong, SGX’s Head of Research and Products and Mr Song Seng Wun, Director of CIMB Private Banking. 

Come learn about the risks and opportunities investing in today’s economic climate and understand the markets and macroeconomic conditions which can impact on your investment plans.  

Event details - 

English Panel Discussion: Market Outlook 2017 - Risk and Opportunities 
Saturday, 30 July
3.00 – 4.30 pm
Centre Stage

English Panel Discussion: Evaluating Investment Opportunities: Technical Analysis and Fundamental Analysis 
Sunday, 31 July
11.00 – 12.00 pm
Centre Stage

Mandarin Panel Discussion: 2017 年全球股市前景

(2017 Global Market Outlook)

Sunday, 31 July

4.30 – 5.30 pm
Centre Stage


Singapore PowerList 

Get up-close-and-personal with two of Singapore’s corporate honchos – Mr Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group Holdings and Mr Tan Tong Hai, CEO of Starhub – as they share their personal experiences of their investment styles and give a glimpse of their future investment plans. 

Event details -

Saturday, 30 July
12.30 – 2.15 pm
Centre Stage


Investing for Women 

How do investing styles differ between genders? Depending on their priorities, women can adopt key investment strategies to be more financially engaged. This panel session features Ms Carmen Lee, Head of OCBC Investment Research, OCBC Bank; Ms Lynn Gasper, Senior Vice-President, SGX; Ms Teh Hooi Ling, Head of Research, Aggregate Asset Management and Ms Anna Haotanto, Managing Director of financial portal The New Savvy. This session is chaired by Ms Lorna Tan, Invest Editor of The Straits Times. 

Event details – 

Sunday, 31 July
12.30 – 1.30 pm
Centre Stage


SGX Pavilion 

With the theme of ‘Save and Invest in your financial future’, the SGX pavilion features a series of education talks, advisory clinics and information on investing in the various asset classes. Investors can sign up for 1-to-1 sessions with investment and financial advisers to get ideas on optimising their current portfolio and gain advice on reaching their financial goals.


Property Pavilion 

A stronger Singapore dollar and depressed local housing market have seen an increased interest in overseas property over the last few years. 

The Property Pavilion showcases investment opportunities in commercial and residential properties, in Malaysia (Penang, Kuala Lumpur), Thailand (Bangkok), China (Chengdu), and Cambodia (Phnom Penh). 

Participants of the Property Pavilion will be some of the region’s leading property developers, including Oxley International Holdings, Worldbridge Land (Cambodia) Co., Ltd, Chengdu Galencia Property Co Ltd, Hunza Properties Berhad, I-Marcom Sdn Bhd and Voque Property Co Ltd. 


The Trading Zone 

Powered by CME Group and TD Ameritrade Asia, participants can learn how trading works through informative sessions centred on the use of TD Ameritrade Asia’s products and services. 

Pick up strategies for managing risks, creating income and view a live demonstration of the ‘thinkorswim’ platform, voted the “Most Preferred Trading Platform” at the ShareInvestor Awards 2015 by INVEST Fair 2015 attendees. 

Participants stand to win 10 Gold iPad Air (Wi-fi, 64GB) worth over S$700 each through an onsite lucky draw between 1.00 – 5.00pm on an hourly basis during both event days. 

There will be panel discussions hosted by award-winning CNBC news anchor Martin Soong with Steve Quirk, Executive Vice-President, TD Ameritrade and Joseph Kinahan, Chief Market Strategist, TD Ameritrade as they discuss the market outlook for the second half of 2016 and the opportunities for traders and investors.

Event details – 

U.S. Market outlook for 2016. What traders should expect for the remainder of the year 
Saturday, 30 July 
11.15 am – 12.15 pm
The Trading Zone

Sunday, 31 July 
11.00 am – 12.00 pm
The Trading Zone


ShareInvestor’s 10 years walk-through gallery

In celebration of INVEST Fair’s 10th anniversary, look back at notable event milestones such as the Invest Conference in 2015 and ShareInvestor Awards (since 2013) and ShareInvestor’s efforts in driving financial literacy and investor education in Singapore.


Live broadcast by ONE FM91.3 DJs 

ONE FM91.3 DJs Glenn Ong and The Flying Dutchman will be hosting a “live” show from the INVEST Fair siteon Sunday. There would be hourly interviews with event speakers and partners at intervals between 1.00 to 6.00 pm.


ShareInvestor Awards 

Visitors to INVEST Fair can take part and select their preferred service providers in ten categories, ranging from Most Preferred Stockbroking House to Most Preferred Trading Platform. First started in 2013, the ShareInvestor Awards honours the top financial products, institutions and service providers from the local financial industry. 

Mr Christopher Lee, Chief Executive Officer of ShareInvestor, said: “This year marks the tenth time that ShareInvestor has hosted INVEST Fair Singapore. With growing economic uncertainties and the emergence of a slew of financial products, INVEST Fair reaches out to seasoned and prospective investors to help them make informed decisions so that they can grow and manage their portfolios. We are pleased to count on the strong support from our sponsors, exhibitors and partners that have helped to contribute to the event’s success." 

Admission to INVEST Fair Singapore 2016 is free. The opening hours are 10am to 7pm daily. For more details on registration and schedules of seminars, please visit 
www.investfair.com.sg

Issued by Singapore Press Holdings Limited 
Co. Regn. No. 198402868E 



Media contacts:


Mr Yeo Siew Chi
Corporate Communications & CSR
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID – (65) 6319 1586
Email – 
yeosc@sph.com.sg


About ShareInvestor


ShareInvestor is a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings (SPH). The company is a leading financial internet media & technology company that owns the largest investor relations network in Asia. It currently represents more than 500 public listed companies in the region.
 
ShareInvestor provides market data tools and financial applications to institutional and retail investors. With more than 8,000 paying subscribers for its financial products and services, and an average 150,000 unique visitors monthly across its online properties, ShareInvestor provides an ideal platform for online advertisers to reach out to the investing community. 
 
ShareInvestor organizes investor education events to empower investors to make informed investment decisions. Its flagship event, INVEST Fair in Singapore and Malaysia, and other thematic education events reaches out to more than 20,000 investors annually. 
 
ShareInvestor operates in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. More information can be found at www.ShareInvestorHoldings.com.


About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms.


Media 

The English/Malay/Tamil Media group comprises the print and digital operations of The Straits Times, The Business Times, The New Paper, Berita Harian, My Paper (English section) and their respective student publications. It also includes subsidiaries Tamil Murasu Ltd, which publishes Tamil Murasu and tabla!; book publishing arm Straits Times Press; SPH Data Services, which licenses the use of the Straits Times Index in partnership with the Singapore Exchange and FTSE-Russell Ltd; financial data company ShareInvestor; and the two English stations of SPH Radio - Kiss92 and ONE FM 91.3.

The Chinese Media group publishes three Chinese newspapers in print and digital format - Lianhe Zaobao, Lianhe Wanbao and Shin Min Daily News; four student weeklies - zbCOMMA, Thumbs Up, Thumbs Up Junior and Thumbs Up Little Junior, ZBBZ Newsgazine and My Paper (Chinese section). It also operates SPH Radio's Chinese radio station, UFM100.3, and Focus Publishing, which produces a range of books and magazines including U-Weekly.


SPH's other new media initiatives include AsiaOne, Stomp, zaobao.sgomy.sg and SPH Razor. 

On an average day, 2.8 million* individuals or 68 per cent of people above 15 years old, read one of SPH's news publications in print copies or one of our digital platforms. (* Nielsen Media Index 2015, Monday-Sunday, read any SPH newspapers in print or digital format)

SPH Magazines, SPH's wholly-owned subsidiary, publishes and produces more than 100 magazine titles and has various online sites, like hardwarezone.comherworldplus.com and luxuryinsider.com in Singapore and the region, covering a broad range of interests from lifestyle to information technology. It has also invested in digital newsstand Magzter.

SPH also provides out-of-home (OOH) advertising options where it manages large format screens and static billboards at key locations in the Central Business District, Orchard Road, City Fringe as well as major heartland hubs.

SPH Buzz is a modern retail convenience chain with a network of stores around the island.

SPH has a 20 per cent stake in MediaCorp TV Holdings Pte Ltd, which operates free-to-air channels 5, 8 and U, and a 40 per cent stake in MediaCorp Press Limited, which publishes the free newspaper, Today.


Properties

SPH REIT is a Singapore-based REIT established to invest in a portfolio of income-producing real estate primarily for retail purposes. SPH REIT comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall in the centre of Clementi town.

The Seletar Mall, located in Sengkang, is SPH's latest retail development. This property is a potential asset to be injected into SPH REIT. SPH’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Times Development Pte Ltd, also developed a 43-storey upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road.


Other Businesses

Online Classified

SPH’s online classifieds include the leading online marketplace for jobs (STJobs, FastJobs), property (STProperty), cars (STCars) and general classifieds (STClassifieds,Trezo), sgCarMart and StreetSine.
SPH's regional joint venture online classified business has a number of leading online classified sites in the region.

Events and Exhibitions

Sphere Exhibits, Sphere Conferences, Exhibits Inc and Bizlink Exhibition Services organise innovative consumer and trade events and exhibitions as well as large scale conferences in Singapore and the region. 


Education

SPH has a 22 per cent stake in preschool and enrichment provider MindChamps.

For more information, please visit 
www.sph.com.sg.