Member News

Focus on Electrical and Software Control is Changing the Face of Mainland China’s M&O Sector

Posted on Tuesday, 04 December 2018

Since 2015, a key priority of Mainland China’s manufacturing and operations (M&O) sector has been the realisation of the Made in China 2025 initiative.

The University of Manchester China Centre Supports British Business Awards

Posted on Wednesday, 21 November 2018

The 10th anniversary British Business Awards (BBA) Gala Dinner was hosted in Beijing on 15 November. The Awards recognises and promotes excellence in innovation, enterprise and endeavour in the British and Chinese business communities.

St. James’s Place Wins ‘Best Wealth Manager’ Award for the Third Year in A Row

Posted on Tuesday, 20 November 2018

We are delighted to announce that St. James’s Place has won the 'Best Wealth Manager' award category at the 2018 Shares Awards held in London.

Personal Data Protection in the EU and China – A Comparative Analysis

Posted on Monday, 19 November 2018

In recent years, after numerous scandals and public backlash against big internet companies, governments across the world are seeking to address the imbalance between citizens and the organisations that collect, process and use their personal data.

China’s IIT Reform: Seven Key Points from the Draft Implementation Rules

Posted on Monday, 19 November 2018

“The changes are profound and will impact expats as well as Chinese nationals. The authorities are likely going to be ramping up their IIT scrutiny – especially for senior expatriate management or companies employing a number of expatriates.”

The University of Manchester China Centre Awarded Distinguished Brand for Business Education

Posted on Thursday, 15 November 2018

On 8 November, the University of Manchester (UoM) China Centre was awarded “Distinguished Brand for Business Education” at the Annual Tencent Business School Development Forum. Out of all nominees, UoM was the only foreign education institution.

From ‘Made in China’ to ‘Made for China’: Global Businesses Prioritise Quality Products, Partnerships and Millennials as Key to Driving China Sales

Posted on Thursday, 08 November 2018

HSBC’s Navigator: Made for China survey charts international businesses’ ambitions to sell to China’s fast growing consumer market

Standard Chartered Bank Granted Domestic Fund Custody License in China 渣打银行获批证券投资基金托管资格

Posted on Thursday, 01 November 2018

Standard Chartered Bank (China) Limited (“Standard Chartered China”) recently announced that it has become the first foreign bank to be granted a domestic fund custody license by the China Securities Regulatory Commission.

95% of Affluent Chinese Travellers Let Their Child Make The Travel Choices

Posted on Thursday, 01 November 2018

The latest report from The Luxury Conversation, the intelligence platform focusing on luxury in China and Asia, outlines new trends and preferences of Chinese Millennials now traveling with young children.

St. James’s Place Continues Impressive Growth Passing £100b in Client Funds under Management

Posted on Tuesday, 23 October 2018

On 23rd October 2018, St. James’s Place released its Q3 update on the FTSE passing the £100bn under management for the first time. This year's main highlights include: