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Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
This presentation by Carolyn Oh from Carolyn Oh and Co, intends to foray into other available planning structures, in particular the civil law creature known as “foundations”, and how it can be a better alternative even for those entrenched in common law persuasions
04 December 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Technology has the potential of transforming the entire insurance value chain from product development all the way to claims management, what are the implications for self-insurance and how will be the industry deal with these changes and the enhanced requirements for transparency?
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
The Belt and Road Initiative has developed over the years into a significant landscape "curator" in Asia, with ports being built, railway lines developed and special economic zones created. Much has been said about the economic development this massive initiative will bring with it, however much less is discussed with regards to the BRI's risk management needs, and whether in fact, self-insurance is feasible risk management tool for those businesses participating in the BRI.
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
The panel is composed of protected cell companies and captive specialists, legal, actuarial and tax professionals who share their insights into key considerations in deciding a domicile for self-insurance needs.
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
A dedicated presentation on Protected Cell Companies by Aon Singapore at the recent Asian Captive Conference 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
In this panel, the experts share their best practices, challenges and personal experience as to when best to explore self-insurance options, the type of self-insurance structures and when it might be best for companies to retain a certain profile of risk. The panel also discusses the effect a "hard" or "soft" insurance market might have in determining the type of self-insurance vehicle to adopt or even if self-insurance is even required?
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Hear from Stacey Huang, Executive Director at PARIMA as she shares insights from the APAC-wide competency study of risk managers at the recent Asian Captive Conference 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management, Tax
Multinational companies with large captives will need to be prepared to demonstrate their alignment to the BEPs principles of tax transparency and economic substance that could impact the way captives are currently managed and by extension the choice of domicile for these structures. In this presentation, Benjamin Tausig, Tax Partner at Deloitte Southeast Asia provides a 15-minute presentation on the latest BEPs proposed guidance which will affect captives.
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Heading towards a digital landscape, is risk management at its current state sufficient and effective to handle the incoming disruptions? Increasingly, risk managers are pressured to reposition themselves to adapt to new business models, new threats and new challenges. Are they fast changing enough and what role will risk managers evolve towards? What skill sets do they need in order to justify their value in the future?
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
While the risk management industry in Asia seems to be warming up to the concept and feasibility of the various forms of self-insurance, be it captives, protected cell companies or even the concept of self-retention, the industry as is also having to grapple with the challenges from a myriad of regulatory demands. How will this confluence impact and shape the landscape of self-insurance in Asia?
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Closing Remarks by Raymond Wong, Chairman of Labuan International Insurance Association on Day 1 of The Asian Captive Conference 2018
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Closing Remarks by Farah Jaafar-Crossby, CEO of Labuan IBFC Inc on Day 2 of The Asian Captive Conference 2018
27 September 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Asia's "Captivating" Women: The Risk of Taking Risk into Your Own Hands
26 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Themed 'Challenges in Self-Insurance: Transparency and Digital Disruption', the Asian Captive Conference 2018 highlighted the challenges and disruptors risk managers are facing from the technology, which is fast changing their respective business models.
25 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Welcome Remarks by Danial Mah Abdullah, Director-General of Labuan Financial Services Authority on day 2 of The Asian Captive Conference 2018 held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
25 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Presented by Oliver Schofield, Head of Captive and ART Consulting at Principal Re Limited, he discussed how business could use sophisticated self-insurance mechanisms supported by innovative reinsurance techniques to drive strategic growth and development across Asia.
25 September 2018

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Welcome Remarks by Dato' Mohammed Azlan Hashim, Chairman of Labuan IBFC Inc at The Asian Captive Conference 2018
25 September 2018

General, Leasing
Erni Marlina Madzlan, Deputy Director of Market Development Department at Labuan Financial Services Authority (Labuan FSA) discusses on the key changes to Labuan Leasing Guidelines at the Asset Leasing Symposium 2018.
17 May 2018

General, Leasing
Datuk Chin Chee Kee, Chairman of Association of Labuan Trust Companies delivered a presentation on the overview of asset leasing industry in Labuan IBFC at the Asset Leasing Symposium 2018.
17 May 2018

General, Leasing
Syahrul Imran Mahadzir, Director of Market Development Department at Labuan Financial Services Authority (Labuan FSA) discusses on the pertinent developments affecting leasing industry in Labuan IBFC.
29 April 2018

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Closing Remarks by Raymond Wong, Chairman of Labuan International Insurance Association on the Day 1 of the Asian Captive Conference 2017.
17 August 2017

General
Led by Steve Tunstall, the panel explores the possible applications of blockchain technology, and its potential to transform the insurance industry. Panellists: Robin Lee, Chief Experience Officer, Inzsure Ruben Tan, Chief Technology Officer, Neuroware.io
17 August 2017

General, Insurance, Risk Management
Steve Tunstall, General Secretary of Pan-Asia Risk and Insurance Management Association (PARIMA) gives a brief introduction on the non-profit professional association for risk and insurance professionals in Asia.
17 August 2017

General, Insurance, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management, Tax
The panel discusses on the intricacies of Base Erosion Profit Shifting initiative and how it affects to the financial services industry. The panel is led by Michael Velten, Asia-Pacific Financial Services & Insurance Tax Leader, Deloitte, and panellists: Goh Ka Im, Partner, Revenue and Tax Practice Group, Shearn Delamore Naoyoshi Araki, Representative Director, Japan Risk Specialist Ltd Kelvin Wu, Group Risk and Insurance Manager, International SOS
17 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
An interesting panel discussion led by Dato' Majid Mohamad, Technical Advisor at Labuan International Insurance Association (LIIA) discussing about the different types of self-insurance available in the market and their applications. Panellists: Anthony Egerton, Principal Officer, Huntington Underwriting Limited Datuk Ir. Lim Tong Kang, Chairman, Malaysian Association of Risk and Insurance Manager (MARIM) George McGhie, Managing Director, Captive Practice, Willis Towers Watson
17 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Richard Cutcher, Editor of Captive Review discusses the findings of the White Paper entitled 'Attitudes towards Captive Insurance in Asia' at the Asian Captive Conference 2017.
16 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Led by Richard Cutcher, Editor of Captive Review, the panel discussion discusses on the findings of the White Paper entitled 'Attitudes towards Captive Insurance in Asia'. The panel also talks about the reasons that led to such findings. Panellists: Y.M. Tunku Farik Bin Tunku Ismail, Senior Partner, Azim, Tunku Farik & Wong; Jurisdictional Council Member for Malaysia, Inter-Pacific Bar Association Ludan Wang, Assistant General Manager, Willis Towers Watson China Sean Welsch, Head of Captive Management & Business Development APAC, Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
16 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim, Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia and Chairman of Labuan Financial Services Authority delivered his keynote address at the Asian Captive Conference 2017 held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
16 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Welcome remarks by Dato' Mohammed Azlan Hashim, Chairman of Labuan IBFC Inc at the Asian Captive Conference 2017 held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
16 August 2017

General, Insurance, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Raziah Yahya, CEO of Energas Insurance (L) Limited shares the benefits of managing Petronas' risks via captive insurance.
16 May 2017

General, Insurance, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management
Anthony Egerton, Principal Officer of Huntington Underwriting Limited shares the ins and outs of captive insurance and how corporates could benefit from it.
16 May 2017

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Millie Chan, Independent Senior Consultant, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP discusses the foundation as a civil law creature, and considers the key differences between the foundation and the common law concept of trust. Her presentation involves the various practical considerations in deciding between the two options for estate planning purposes, including structural planning that may span across both concepts.
21 October 2016

Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Commodity Trading and GIFT Programme, General, Insurance, Islamic Finance, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Leasing, Protected Cell Companies, Risk Management, Tax
At the Manila chapter of Labuan IBFC's ASEAN Roadshow 2016, Dr Veerinderjeet Singh, Founder and Chairman, Taxand Malaysia Sdn Bhd / Executive Chairman, Axcelasia Inc, shares Labuan IBFC's unique position as a midshore jurisdiction and how businesses can leverage on its advantages (especially in the realm of tax) for business expansion into the Asia Pacific region.
07 October 2016

General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines
Southeast Asia is the world’s most economically vibrant region. Further fueled by the economic integration through the ASEAN Economic Community, the rising prominence of high net worth individuals and its proximity to major markets, the ASEAN region beckons as a catalyst for growth.
06 October 2016

General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines
Southeast Asia is the world’s most economically vibrant region. Further fueled by the economic integration through the ASEAN Economic Community, the rising prominence of high net worth individuals and its proximity to major markets, the ASEAN region beckons as a catalyst for growth.
01 August 2016

Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Tax
There has been unprecedented pressure on both tax neutral countries and the users of these tax efficient jurisdictions, to pay what is deemed a ‘fair’ amount of tax. This pressure has culminated in multilateral initiatives such as the base erosion profit shifting initiative and the common reporting standard, both aimed at changing the landscape of international tax planning forever.
01 July 2016

Tax
There has been unprecedented pressure on both tax neutral countries and the users of these tax efficient jurisdictions, to pay what is deemed a ‘fair’ amount of tax. This pressure has culminated in multilateral initiatives such as the base erosion profit shifting initiative and the common reporting standard, both aimed at changing the landscape of international tax planning forever.
10 May 2016

Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Labuan IBFC’s 25th Anniversary ASEAN Roadshow 2015 showcases Labuan IBFC’s strategic position in linking and facilitating trade and investment in one of the most economically vibrant regions in the world. Having kicked off in Kuala Lumpur on 27 May 2015, the event also took place across major cities in the region, including Manila, Bangkok, Jakarta, Singapore and Hong Kong.
09 November 2015

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, Wealth Management
The Jakarta chapter of Labuan IBFC’s Wealth Management for Managers conference took place at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Jakarta on 1 October 2015. It was part of a series of wealth management conferences organised by Labuan IBFC to encourage talent development and facilitate the use of internationally-recognised asset protection and preservation structures among Southeast Asia’s wealth management fraternity.
20 October 2015

Labuan Legislation and Guidelines
The Jakarta chapter of Labuan IBFC’s Wealth Management for Managers conference took place at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Jakarta on 1 October 2015. It was part of a series of wealth management conferences organised by Labuan IBFC to encourage talent development and facilitate the use of internationally-recognised asset protection and preservation structures among Southeast Asia’s wealth management fraternity.
19 October 2015

Wealth Management
On 24 August 2015, Labuan IBFC and the Malaysian chapter of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP Malaysia) jointly organised a masterclass at Loke Thye Kee, Penang to promote awareness and education of the various legal structures available in Labuan IBFC for private and corporate clients.
12 October 2015

Risk Management
Labuan IBFC’s 25th Anniversary ASEAN Roadshow 2015 showcases Labuan IBFC’s strategic position in linking and facilitating trade and investment in one of the most economically vibrant regions in the world. Having kicked off in Kuala Lumpur on 27 May 2015, the event also took place across major cities in the region, including Manila, Bangkok, Jakarta, Singapore and Hong Kong.
02 October 2015

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines
Dr Haji Abdul Aziz bin Hassan, Founder, Aziz Hassan & Co, Advocates & Solicitors, explaining on "Labuan IBFC's Foundation Structures for Business Succession Planning" in Kuala Lumpur.
30 September 2015

Banking and Finance, Capital Markets, Commodity Trading and GIFT Programme, General
Chua Yee Hoong, Partner, Tax and Private Clients at Withers KhattarWong discusses wealth planning and asset protection structures. She also highlights the differences between trusts and foundations in her presentation.
18 July 2015

General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Tax, Wealth Management
Shanker Iyer, Founder and Chairman, Iyer Practice Advisers, Singapore and Hong Kong, presenting at the Thailand Wealth Management Forum 2014 on "Labuan IBFC: Jurisdiction of Choice for Wealth Planning and Offshore Structuring".
15 May 2015

General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Hiu Chee Fatt, Director, Business Development, Labuan IBFC, giving an Overview of Labuan International Business and Financial Centre in Kuala Lumpur.
07 October 2014

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Millie Chan, Independent Senior Consultant at Borden Ladner Gervais, speaking on "A Holistic Approach to Global Estate Planning for High-Net-Worth Families" in Kuala Lumpur.
23 September 2014

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Millie Chan, Independent Senior Consultant at Borden Ladner Gervais , speaking on the "Key Concerns of High-Net-Worth-Families in Asia and their Planning Options" in Kuala Lumpur.
23 September 2014

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Tax, Wealth Management
Shanker Iyer, Founder and Chairman of Iyer Practice Advisers, highlights the benefits of Labuan IBFC as a chosen domicile for wealth management and explains some of the challenges and considerations in relation to wealth structuring in Asia.
17 August 2014

General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines
Carolyn Oh, Principal, Carolyn Oh and Co, speaking at the Malaysian Wealth Management Forum 2014 in Kuala Lumpur.
26 June 2014

Family Wealth and Succession Planning, General, Labuan Legislation and Guidelines, Wealth Management
Dr Aida Othman, Partner at Zaid Ibrahim & Co. speaking on "The Unique Features and Potential of Labuan IBFC Mechanisms for Wealth Management", at the Asian Wealth Management Forum 2014 in Hong Kong.
25 February 2014

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