Webinar on Regional Economic Outlook: Navigating the Risks & Opportunities


The global economy has been affected by rising geopolitical tensions and shifts in economic power dynamics which has resulted in an increasingly complex environment. At the center of this landscape is China, one of the world’s most important players in the global economy, whose recent economic and political developments are having significant implications on the world. How would this impact South East Asia?

The Malaysian equity capital market, a critical component of the economy, provides a vital source of funding for companies seeking to grow and expand is also subject to various risks and uncertainties in the current economic environment. It is crucial for investors and capital market intermediaries to navigate the growing uncertainties in a rapidly changing landscape and to reassess the risks and opportunities in its business and operations to make more informed decisions.

This webinar will bring together leading experts in the fields of economics and the equity capital market who will provide critical insights on the current environment including prospects of global demand and other drivers of economic activity. Perspectives on geo-political risks and its impact on the economic landscape will be examined together with China’s importance in the global environment. In addition, the webinar will review South East Asia’s near and long term outlook and factors that are driving economic growth in the region. The panel discussion will deep dive into the risks and opportunities of the equity capital market as well as sustainability trends in Malaysia and the region.


  • Review the global economic environment, risks and positive factors

  • Analyze the prospects for global demand and other drivers of economic activity

  • Assess the geo-political risks and the importance of China

  • Discuss South East Asia’s near and long term outlook and factors affecting the economic prospects

  • Recognize the risks and opportunities in the equity capital market and recent trends


  • Stockbrokers, Remisiers & Dealers

  • Investment Bankers, Corporate & Commercial Bankers, Financial Advisers

  • Fund & Asset Managers and Investment & Equity Analysts

  • Individuals interested in the economic outlook and the equity capital market.


  • Manu Bhaskaran
    Chief Executive Officer, Centennial Asia Advisors Pte Ltd

  • Patrick Chang Chian Ping
    Chief Investment Officer, Malaysia & Chief Investment Officer, Equities, ASEAN Region, Principal Asset Management Berhad

  • Anand Pathmakanthan
    Regional Head, Equity Research, Maybank Investment Bank Bhd

  • Lok Eng Hong
    Chairman, MIBA Stockbroking Committee


MIBA Member : RM880.00 per participant

Non-MIBA Member : RM980.00 per participant

*10% discount applies for group registration of 5 or more from the same organisation

The closing date for the registration is on Wednesday, 24 May 2023.

For more details, please download the brochure.


Click here to download the registration form, complete it and email it to education@miba.com.my

Published On: 30 May 2023 / Categories: Latest News, Programmes /