The presentation originates from the Technical Working Session on Profiling Equity Focused Information, Bangkok, 23-26 June, 2015. It was presented by Katie Elles, Public Information Officer, Strategic Communications & Advocacy Section, ESCAP.
This is an opening statement by Dr. Shamshad Akhtar, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations & Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific which was delivered at the Bangkok Forum on Well-Being & Sustainable Development, Bangkok, on 25 June 2015.
This discussion paper "Capital Market Development and Emergence of Institutional Investors in the Asia-Pacific Region" was prepared for ESCAP by Hans Genberg, Advisor on Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy Management, South East Asian Central Banks (SEACEN) Research and Training Centre, Malaysia. Research assistance from Nicole Genberg is gratefully acknowledged.