SCB Investment Symposium 2014 SCB investment forum offered expert insights into economic prospects in Thailand and around the world as 2015 approaches

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases Tuesday September 23, 2014 15:41
Bangkok--23 Sep--Siam Commercial Bank

At a time when some markets around the world have been on the rise despite continuing economic and political uncertainties, SCB hosted its second major investment forum this year so that clients can better plan for the year ahead. Featuring prominent Thai and international experts, the SCB Investment Symposium 2014 offered a wealth of insight into the opportunities and challenges facing investors and businesses in 2015.

Titled "Change Rising: Moving Toward the Future in the Global Economy," the symposium featured Surin Pitsuwan, chairman of the Future Innovative Thailand Institute, who presented the event's keynote speech on the prospects for Thai businesses as they move ahead in the global marketplace.

Also on hand was Fiona Lake, economist, Global Markets, Bonds & Currencies, Goldman Sachs, who presented an in-depth look at the economy of the United States as it leads the way in the world recovery. Ekniti Nitithanprapas, deputy director-general of Thailand's Fiscal Policy Office, offered his inside perspective on Thailand’s changing economic, financial and fiscal trends under the new government. Smith Banomyong, president of SCB Asset Management (SCBAM), discussed personal investment trends based around the concept of sustainable gains.

SCB executive vice president Pakachat Taychaburapanone said SCB is confident that the knowledge and perspectives shared by these speakers will provide our clients and the symposium attendees with a timely update on domestic and global economic fundamentals today.

"We believe that investors and businesses can use these insights to plan effective strategies for the year ahead. The key in both personal investment gains and business profits is sustainability, and we believe having good information is essential. SCB is ready to offer sound advice and total investment solutions to investors at every level,” Mr. Pakachat added.


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