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    12 September 2023

    PSA Annual Dinner 2023 - “Getting Ready for eMPF”

    The Pension Schemes Association (PSA)  successfully concluded its Annual Dinner 2023 at the China Club on 12 September 2023. The event was attended by over 110 guests, including senior management from MPFA, guests from MPF scheme sponsors, trustees and fund houses.   The event was opened by Ms. Rainbow Pan, Chairwoman of the PSA, who thanked everyone for their support of the event. Ms. Pan highlighted that the theme of the event as “Getting Ready for eMPF” and shared her view that the eMPF platform will bring along tremendous opportunities for MPF stakeholders. Specifically for MPF sponsors, who will be encouraged to keep differentiating their products through fund performance and excellent member service.   The highlight of the evening was a keynote speech delivered by Mr. Cheng Yan Chee, Managing Director of MPFA. Mr. Cheng shared the major development milestones of the eMPF System over the last 25 years and introduced the six major areas that will be the focus of the MPFA. These areas include 1) the abolition of the offsetting arrangement, 2) improving investment returns, 3) lowering fees, 4) reviewing the minimum and maximum relevant income levels, 5) encouraging voluntary contributions as well as 6) launching the eMPF Platform. Other honourable attending guests from the MPFA were Ms. Cynthia Hui, Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Eric Cheng, Executive Director (Policy), Mr. Joseph Lee, Director of Product Regulation and Ms. Ginni Wong, Director of Supervision. The event was hosted by the PSA Board of Directors which besides Ms. Pan included Ms. Elaine Lau, Ms. Charlotte Chan, Mr. Roderick Koliloedjoer and Mr. Tak Chi Wong.    Later in the evening, the Partner (Technology Consulting) of Ernst & Young (EY), Mr. Chris Barford shared some of his insights in terms of how the eMPF platform will revolutionise the MPF System. These insights, which focused on what members and employers need to know to get ready for the eMPF, are part of a joint PSA/EY thought leadership paper which was announced to be issued shortly.    This was followed up with a thought-provoking panel discussion focusing on the themes of ‘Getting Ready for eMPF’. The panellists vividly exchanged their views on the opportunities and challenges that the eMPF platform will bring along. The panellists included Ms. Rainbow Pan, together with 2 other PSA directors, Mr. Roderick Koliloedjoer and Mr. Tai Chi Wong, as well as Mr. Chris Barford.  Last but not least, the momentum of the evening was lifted up by the lucky draw with lots of fun and laughter. As the dinner drew to a close, the PSA started getting ready for a new chapter by looking forward to another fulfilling year. 
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    23 February 2023

    PSA Hosts Cocktail Networking Event

    As life is returning to normal, the Pension Schemes Association (PSA) organized a Networking Cocktail Reception on 23 February 2023. We were graced with an overwhelming response and had some 42 distinguished guests including the senior management from MPFA & eMPF PC attending this event. Ms. Rainbow Pan, Chairwoman of the PSA, welcomed all guests in her opening speech and reiterated the PSA’s purpose and vision. In addition, a warm welcome was extended to all MPF scheme sponsors as well as other industry stakeholders to join the PSA. By combining our forces, , the PSA hopes to build an efficient communication platform between the MPFA, eMPF PC and the MPF industry with the aim to support the Hong Kong people to achieve their retirement goals.   During the event, Mr. Cheng Yan Chee,Managing Director of MPFA, thanked the MPF industry for their tremendous support on the eMPF Platform which is expected to be launched by 2025. Mr. Cheng expects that the MPFA will keep working closely with the PSA and other industry stakeholders, towards continuously improving and refining the MPF system. This collaboration will help support the MPF system to provide quality services to its members and build a retirement savings system that is valued by the Hong Kong people.   Other honourable attending guests from MPFA & eMPF PC were namely, Ms. Cynthia Hui, Chief Operating Officer of MPFA Mr. Joseph Lee, Director of Product Regulation of MPFA Ms. Ginni Wong, Director of Supervision of MPFA Mr. Eric Lui, CEO of eMPF Platform Company LimitedThank you all and the PSA is looking forward to deeper collaboration and a fulfilling year!
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    MPFA Symposium "What’s Next? The New Trends of MPF” - PSA Chairman invited as panel speaker

    MPFA Symposium "What’s Next? The New Trends of MPF” - PSA Chairman invited as panel speaker.https://www.mpfa.org.hk/en/info-centre/press-releases/20221117
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    9 Sep 2019

    MPFA Symposium "The eMPF Platform: A new digital era for MPF” - PSA Chairman invited as panel speaker

    MPFA Symposium "The eMPF Platform: A new digital era for MPF” - PSA Chairman invited as panel speaker http://www.mpfa.org.hk/eng/information_centre/MPF_Symposium/index.jsp  
  • Round Table

    Mar 2019

    PSA attended a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) hosted Industry Association Chairman Roundtable on MPF Reforms

    PSA attended a PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC) hosted Industry Association Chairman Roundtable on MPF Reforms
  • MagazineS

    May 2019

    AAM - China roundtable discussion on Planning for Post Retirement Needs

    AAM - China roundtable discussion on Planning for Post Retirement Needs