In a landmark partnership deal with Chinese Hedge Fund, Shanghai Fortune Asset Management, the Institute of Trading and Portfolio Management are set to launch their trading education platform in mainland China. By doing so the Institute becomes the first western company to formally educate Hedge Fund managers and professional traders in mainland China.
On September 17th 2013, the Institute of Trading and Portfolio Management signed a milestone partnership agreement with the Chinese Hedge Fund Shanghai Fortune Asset Management (SFAM). SFAM currently manage RMB10 Billion of Institutional and private client assets and are the main organisers and sponsors of China’s largest Hedge Fund conferences and events.
On December 21st 2013, the Institute of Trading and Portfolio Management will launch in partnership with SFAM their Professional Trading Masterclass (PTM) seminar in mainland China. Exclusively, only current Hedge Fund Managers and professional traders will be allowed to attend this event. SFAM and the Institute will present to over 1,000 delegates in Shanghai and attendance will be on an invite-only basis.
The Institute of Trading and Portfolio Managements Managing Partner Anton Kreil announced the deal by stating: “We have signed a game changing contract with one of mainland China’s leading Hedge Funds and sponsor of Hedge Fund conferences. Since launching the Professional Trading Masterclass (PTM) Video series in May, we have sold courses to professional traders and retail traders globally in English format. Due to the global popularity of the PTM Video Series, we have the opportunity to become the first western company to educate professional traders in China in a translated format in simplified Chinese Han. We are very happy with our partner and the deal.“
Lin Wang Principal of Shanghai Fortune Asset Management stated: “After seeing Anton speak at the Shanghai Hedge Fund Conference in 2012, we knew we were the right fit for the Institute in China. We look forward to working with Anton and the Institute in providing a bridge between China and the West and sourcing the best talent China has to offer for the future of the global Hedge Fund industry.”