First Think Tank Forum of Shandong Gold Group“Gold Mining and Financial Development Strategy Symposium” Opens Solemnly in Jinan
On the morning of October 24, “Gold Mining and Financial Development Strategy Symposium”, the first think tank forum of SD Gold, opened in Golden Hall of Shandong Building. Li Guohong, general manager of Shandong Gold Group and chairman of Shandong Gold Mining Co., Ltd. (stock code 600547), presided at the symposium, Zhang Xinwen, director of Shandong Provincial State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration, addressed the participants, and Chen Yumin, chairman of the board of Shandong Gold Group and secretary of the company’s party committee, made a keynote speech.
Zhang Xinwen, on behalf of Shandong Provincial State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, extended warm congratulations on the opening of the symposium. Since the third plenary session of the 18th CPC central committee, the people’s government and the party committee of the CPC of Shandong province had, based on the decisions by the CPC central committee and through active explorations and practice, found out a way of Shandong characteristics to reform state-owned enterprises, he said. This symposium organized by SD Gold is an excellent platform for exploring the fusion and development of gold mining and financial capital, and thus is of great significance to the restructuring and industrial upgrading of an enterprise.
Chen Yumin, on behalf of SD Gold, expressed warm welcome and sincere thanks to the foreign friends, academicians, bank presidents and experts at present, and made a keynote speech themed “Promote Open and Practical Cooperation under the Guidance of the Strategy”. In his speech he spoke of the necessity and urgency for SD Gold to formulate the “thirteenth five-year” strategy and the steps to be taken to carry out the strategy, and proposed to build a community of common development and shared interests together with all friends. He hoped the strategic discussions would generate the resonance between different ideas, lead the industrial development and build a bridge of friendship, and the symposium would make useful exploration into and contribute to technological progress, industrial upgrading and economic development.
The theme of the symposium was “Funds, Resources, Capital and Win-Win”. Twelve distinguished guests made keynote speeches on how to promote in-depth fusion of gold mining and financial industry through efficient allocation of funds, capital and resources so as to produce values out of the interconnection of resources and capital in the world and achieve multi-win-win, while facing the opportunities involved in the new round of economic development and global resources integration. Among them were John Thornton, chairman of Barrick Gold Corporation, Cai Meifeng and Gui Weihua, academicians of Chinese Academy of Engineering, Wang Jingdong, vice president of ICBC, Xu Luode, vice president of BOC, Zeng Jianhua, chief risk officer of CCB, Lian Ping, chief economist of BOCOM, Lu Zhengwei, chief economist of Industrial Bank Co., Ltd., Richard Tory, global mining executive of Morgan Stanley, Song Yuqin, vice general manager of Shanghai Gold Exchange, and Catherine Cai, chairwoman of China Investment Banking under Citibank.
The symposium is the first strategic one that has been held since the founding of the think tank of SD Gold Group and the biggest one of the highest level held in recent years in Shandong as well. The people attending the symposium also included Shen Rujun, vice president of BOCOM, Zhao Ju, vice president of China Merchants Bank, Cui Bingwen, vice president of Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, Zhu Jialin, vice president of China CITIC Bank, Wang Yiping, vice president of Huaxia Bank, Wang Li, director of DeHeng Law Offices, Feng Xiating, chairman of Chinese Society of Rock Mechanics and Engineering, Li Xibing, assistant to the president of Central South University, Zhou Aimin, general engineer of Changsha Research Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Zhu Jian, general manager of Western Securities Co., Ltd., Chang Zhe, general manager of Guodu Securities, and Gong Dexiong, chairman of the board of Guotai Junan Asset Management Co., Ltd.
With over 300 people, including academicians and experts in mining industry, present at the symposium , it attracted more than 60 institutions and companies——major Chinese and foreign banks, international gold companies, well-known international investment banks, securities institutions, ranking institutions, law offices, certified tax agents firms， certified public accountants offices and major media——such as Agriculture Bank of China, Ping An Bank Co., Ltd., China Minsheng Banking Corp. Ltd., Bank of Beijing, China Guangfa Bank Co., Ltd., Postal Saving Bank of China, Evergrowing Bank Co., Ltd., HSBC, Development Bank of Singapore, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Bank of Montreal, CCB International, Rothschild, J.P. Morgan, UBS, China Cheng Xin International Credit Rating Co., Ltd., Moody’s Investors Service, Tianyuanquan Certified Public Accountants, Beijing Zhongkai Xinghua Management Consulting Co., Ltd., Beijing Zhimo Certified Tax Agent Office, Deloitte Consulting, Price Waterhouse Coopers, KPMG, Shandong Baicheng Tax Services Co., Ltd., Ping An Securities, Zhongtai Securities, GF Securities Co., Ltd., CITIC Securities, China Securities Co., Ltd., Norton Rose, Zhong Lun Law Firm, Dacheng Law Offices.