Join AIAM

What We Offer

  • Access to the market with the support of an organized and recognized entity.
  • Insight to the best IAM market practices and industry direction.
  • Ability to share, exchange and transfer knowledge, connections and skills amongst industry practitioners and external service providers.
  • Maintain & enhance the IAM’s professional conduct and delivery to clients and the community.
operate competently
and thrive in today’s
fast changing wealth management landscape

Ordinary membership

AIAM is supported by its active members, which fall into the categories of Ordinary and Associate. Ordinary members are licensed companies where Independent Asset Management is their primary business activity.

AIAM only accepts active members who have sufficient qualifications in the field, a good reputation and have extensive expertise and capability in delivering world-class wealth management services to clients.

Ordinary membership creates a forum for like minded firms to share ideas and resources, and to work closely with service provides and local regulators to promote the independent asset management business models.

At 8,000 HKD per annum, benefits include:

  • Professional development and networking opportunities
  • Regular seminars giving insight to the best IAM market practices and industry direction
  • A unified voice to dialogue with regulatory authorities and advocate for the needs of IAMs
  • Access to the market participants through an organized professional membership body
  • Dialogue between IAMs and service providers to increase efficiency and market penetration
  • An opportunity to enhance the reputation and profile of the IAM industry to clients and the community
  • Support from peers and others in the IAM industry for compliance and regulatory matters
  • Discounts and negotiated group pricing on professional products and services

associate membership

AIAM accepts associate members who may not meet the criteria for ordinary membership but share the vision, values and ethics of the organization and whose businesses complement or support ordinary members.

Associate membership is open to organizations that support the goals of AIAM, but do not meet the admission criteria in Hong Kong for an ordinary membership including firms who:

  • Are interested in the profession and education work of AIAM
  • Are interested in learning more about developing an independent or fee based asset management practice
  • Seek to actively promote the industry and Hong Kong as a financial center
  • Provide platform and support services to independent asset managers

At 28,000 HKD per annum, benefits include:

  • Working with IAMs to have a unified voice in engaging with regulatory bodies
  • Advocate for the needs of IAMs
  • Access to market participants through an organized professional membership body
  • Dialog with IAMs to increase efficiency and market penetration
  • Ability to share, exchange and transfer knowledge, connections and skills within the IAM community
  • Professional development and networking opportunities
  • Invitation to AIAM events
  • Preferential conditions on various goods and services for all AIAM events
  • Access to the “member’s area” of the AIAM Web site, including forums to keep in touch with IAMs
  • Opportunities for event sponsoring
  • Opportunities for service and products presentations.

If your company is a member of AIAM, you can create an account with your professional email address and enjoy membership benefits. Check members directory here.