SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 26, 2014) - Decker & Co, a leading Southeast Asia/Asian Frontier specialist broker headquartered in Menlo Park, announced today that it will host a Southeast Asian Conference on September 8th & 9th in San Francisco. Senior executives from 17 corporates from Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia and Sri Lanka will be in attendance. In addition, Decker expects 25 US-based mutual and hedge funds to be in attendance.
The conference, the largest of its kind on the West Coast, will showcase Paul Schulte, CEO and Chairman of Hong Kong-based Schulte-Research, with more than 27 years' experience on both the buy and sell sides covering Asian and emerging markets. Mr. Schulte will be making a presentation based on his latest research. His presentation will cover a range of topics including the end of brick-and-mortar banking and the evolving trend to create technology that replaces labor.
In addition, Rodger Baker, Vice President of Asia-Pacific Analysis at Stratfor Global Intelligence, headquartered in Austin, Texas, will be discussing Stratfor's Fourth quarter geopolitical forecast including recent developments in China, India and the Middle East.
"A conference of this magnitude demonstrates how Decker & Co. is providing the absolute best corporate investment access from Asia to the U.S," said Mark Decker, CEO of Decker & Co. "By choosing San Francisco as the host city for the conference, coupled with our choice in working with independent analysts who deliver quality ideas superior to traditional investment banks, we are introducing direct investment opportunities to investors based on the West Coast."
"In addition to having senior management from some of the leading companies in Southeast Asia/Asian Frontier in attendance, we are greatly looking forward to presentations from Paul Schulte and Rodger Baker, two experts in the field whose knowledge and insights will undoubtedly add significant value to this event," Decker added.
ABOUT DECKER & CO
Decker and Co is a leading Southeast Asia/Asian Frontier and Mekong River Region specialist broker headquartered in the US. Decker provides quality local brokers in each market unparalleled distribution capabilities in the United States. Decker's experienced sales team has long standing relationships with funds that are focused on investing in Southeast Asia. Key Shareholders of Decker are former investment bankers in Southeast Asia. The firm's clearing partner is Broadcort, Merrill Lynch, and it is well capitalized. For additional information, please visit www.DeckerCo.com.
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