Stewart Aldcroft, Cititrust Limited, Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Citi Markets & Securities Services

Stewart Aldcroft Stewart Aldcroft is Chairman of Cititrust Limited (Cititrust) in Hong Kong.  He is also Managing Director and Asia Pacific Senior Advisor for Citi’s Investor Services business within Citi’s Markets & Securities Services, a business unit of Citi’s Institutional Clients Group. Cititrust is the provider of trustee services to a number of Mandatory Provident Fund constituent funds, Approved Pooled Investment Funds, Exchange Traded Funds and SFC-authorised unit trusts in Hong Kong.  As Senior Advisor for Citi Investor Services, he assists the business to develop new initiatives and grow its client-base and reach across Asia Pacific, advising clients outside Asia on accessing the region. He also leads the production of “thought leadership” pieces relevant to the fund management industry. Stewart joined Citi in August 2011 and brings with him a wealth of experience from previous senior business development and leadership roles in managing traditional mutual funds, hedge and alternative investment funds, structured products and Exchange Traded Funds.  A veteran with deep knowledge of the Asia Pacific funds industry, Stewart has been based in Hong Kong since 1985.  He has been a full member of the Hong Kong Securities Institute since 1999 and has been a Type 9 Licensed Representative and Type 4 Responsible Officer under the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission. Stewart has over the years held various memberships with the Hong Kong Securities Institute Education and Seminars Committee, AIMA Hong Kong Education Committee and Chapter Executive Committee, as well as the Hong Kong Investment Funds Association Executive Committee.  


08.50 - 09.20

Asian Alternative Investments – How Luxembourg Can Help

  • Asia’s most popular strategies for Alternatives
  • How Luxembourg investment vehicles are suited to supporting these strategies

09.20 - 09.50

Financial technology

  • FinTech impact on the investment fund industry
  • Does blockchain have a practical impact yet?
  • Has FinTech changed the way funds are distributed?

09.50 - 10.20

TA and operational trends

  • Operational trends of the moment
  • The future role of transfer agency
  • Stewart Aldcroft

    Stewart Aldcroft Chairman Cititrust Limited, Managing Director and Senior Advisor, Citi Markets & Securities Services