Moody’s Credit Trends will focus on credit outlooks and risks for 2019, as well as the longer-term vulnerabilities to watch out for.
The event series will engage key market players – investors, issuers, economists, regulators and credit analysts – and look beyond the headlines to provide a comprehensive market view for the year ahead.
Building on the success of our annual Credit Outlook conferences over the past years, the new Credit Trends series delivers even more global insights by combining investor, issuer and analyst views on key credit drivers for 2019.
Followed by a spotlight conversation with
Sally Chen is the IMF’s Resident Representative for Hong Kong SAR, covering financial market developments in the Greater China region. Additionally, in this capacity, Sally engages with academia, think tanks, media and market participants as she coordinates the Fund's outreach in Hong Kong.Read Full Bio
Ken Hu joined Invesco in April 2014 as Chief Investment Officer, Fixed Income, Asia Pacific, overseeing all fixed income investment products and processes in the region. Ken has over 24 years of experience as an investment management professional, with substantial experience in fixed income leadership positions. He won the Manager of the Year – Asia Fixed Income in the Benchmark Fund of the Year Awards 2017. His managed Invesco Asian Bond Fund also won the Best-in-Class Fund for the year.Read Full Bio
Christian de Guzman is a Vice President – Senior Credit Officer with Moody’s Sovereign Risk Group. Based in Singapore, he covers a portfolio of sovereigns and multilateral development banks in Asia Pacific, including Japan, Korea and a number of Southeast Asian credits.Read Full Bio
Clement Wong is a Associate Managing Director and Team Leader in the Corporate Finance Group. Based in Hong Kong, he covers Chinese corporate entities in various industries except the property sector.Read Full Bio
Gary Lau is the Managing Director for the Corporate Finance Group in Hong Kong. Gary manages analytical teams in Hong Kong, covering corporate ratings in North Asia (ex-Japan).Read Full Bio
Gloria Tsuen is a Vice President - Senior Credit Officer in Moody’s Corporate Finance Group. Based in Hong Kong, Gloria covers a portfolio of corporates in Hong Kong, China, and Korea across a diverse range of industries.Read Full Bio
Ian Lewis is an Associate Managing Director for Moody’s Corporate Finance and Project & Infrastructure Finance Groups, based in Singapore. In this role, Ian manages a team of ratings analysts for ASEAN, with a focus on key sectors including autos, chemicals, metals & mining, steel, telecommunications, regulated utilities, transport and social infrastructure.Read Full Bio
Laura Acres is a Managing Director with Moody’s Asian Corporate Finance Group. Based in Singapore, she leads a team of analysts who rate corporates across a variety of sectors in South and Southeast Asia.Read Full Bio
Dr. Michael Taylor is a Managing Director for Moody’s Investors Service. He is also Moody’s Chief Credit Officer for the Asia Pacific region. Michael leads regional research, particularly with a cross-sectoral and macro credit focus, as well as coordinating major regional analytical initiatives.Read Full Bio
Minyan Liu is an Associate Managing Director for the Financial Institutions Group in Asia. Based in Hong Kong, Minyan is responsible for the management of Moody’s bank credit portfolio in Greater China, Korea and Mongolia.Read Full Bio
Sally Yim is an Associate Managing Director in the Financial Institutions Group. Based in Hong Kong, Sally oversees teams responsible for the maintenance of ratings on Asian (including Japan) insurers and North Asian (excluding Japan) non-bank financial institutions.Read Full Bio
Stephen Long is a Managing Director co-responsible for Moody’s global bank ratings. He is based in Hong Kong and primarily focuses on bank ratings in the Asia Pacific region. He is also responsible globally for Moody’s ratings of non-bank financial institutions.Read Full Bio
Terry has over 25 years of experience in credit ratings and bank credit risk management. As a Managing Director, based in Singapore, he leads Moody’s Public, Project & Infrastructure Finance in Asia Pacific. He assumed his position in February 2015.Read Full Bio