16 APR, 2019

Career Preparation for the Financial Services Industry

In the past two decades, the financial services industry’s development has been characterised by an increasing regional and China focus. Some local Hong Kong youth feel that they are not well-equipped to adapt to the evolving industry demands of the financial services industry, primarily due to the higher standard for Mandarin Chinese and the difference in culture between Hong Kong and Mainland China. As Hong Kong leverages on this position, what are the implications for local Hong Kong youth’s competitiveness and employability in relation to the financial services industry, on a policy, institutional and individual level?