Upcoming Events


China Business Essentials - Chinese Financial Fundamentals

04 July 2018

Victoria University City Campus, Convention Centre, Level 12, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne

The Australia China Business Council, together with the Victoria Business Confucius Institute is pleased to invite you to China Essentials - Chinese Financial Fundamentals, with keynote speakers, Professor Xinmin Zhang, University of International Business and Economics and Mr Jiqing Xu, EGM Marketing and Risk MMG Limited

It is important for you to be able to read and understand Chinese business financial reporting and the key financial indicators you need to know in Chinese financial reporting contexts. This event is a workshop for Australian organisations entering into business relationships with Chinese counterparts, to avoid pitfalls and obstacles. The workshop will address:

  • The key financial indicators to be aware of when investigating Chinese Companies as potential partners
  • Changes in regulation that affect financial reporting in China
  • Case studies and step-by-step approaches for conducting a financial analysis

Speaker Bios: 

Professor Xinmin Zhang

Vice President of University of International Business and Economics, Director of International Engagement Committee of Accounting Society of China

Professor Zhang works closely with industry and has over 20 years of experience in financial strategy consultancy in several industrial sectors. He has served as an independent board member of several public listed companies including: China Minmetals, Gree Electronic Appliance, China CNR Corporation Limited; and was a member of the Stock Issuance Examination and Verification Committee of the China Securities Regulatory Commission. Professor Zhang is also a member of the Development Program of prestigious Accounting Professors of the Ministry of Finance; the founder and initiator of the theory of firm’s financial quality analysis and the only senior British Chartered Certified Public Accountant in mainland Chinese universities.

Mr Jiqing Xu

Executive Director / EGM Marketing and Risk MMG Limited

Mr Xu is a qualified senior accountant in the PRC, a fellowship member of the Certified General Accountants Association of Canada and a chartered professional accountant member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia, Canada. Mr Xu has extensive experience in areas including accounting and corporate financial management, corporate strategy, merge and acquisition, and capital market.

This is a standalone event and is part of the China Business Essentials Series.

Further China Business Essentials Briefings will be held on the following dates:

  • Thursday 2 August: Choosing Your Platform
  • Thursday 6 September: Managing the Legal Risks
Date: Wednesday 4 July 2018
Time: 12.00pm for 12.15pm to 2.30pm
Venue: Victoria University City Campus, Convention Centre, Level 12, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne 
Cost: $55 for ACBC Members and $95 General Admission (+GST and online booking fee) 
RSVP: Click here 
Dress: Business Attire 
Enquiries: (03) 9027 5606 or acbc.vic@acbc.com.au