Global Shares and BOCI Securities have announced that they are to embark upon a partnership that will deliver an all-encompassing employee share ownership solution to BOCI Securities’ clients in the Asia Pacific region.
Global Shares, Deloitte “FinTech Company of the Year 2017” and Technology Fast 50™ Company 2018, designs and delivers innovative employee share plan administration solutions. By prioritising technical knowledge and industry expertise, they deliver an innovative and market disrupting software product that is known for its quality, flexibility, and reliability.
BOCI is a market leader in the Hong Kong stock brokerage industry. They offer a full range of wealth management services, in addition to providing tailor made solutions for share incentive plan participants.
Wang Zhongze, Chief Financial Officer of BOCI, said: “At BOCI, our goal and strategy has always been to find and utilise the best services and the most innovative solutions to meet our clients’ requirements. Our collaboration with Global Shares will leverage both parties’ respective strengths to achieve a win-win-win for our clients, Global Shares and for BOCI. Our alliance with Global Shares is a perfect demonstration of our willingness to collaborate with other companies to ensure that we continue to provide our clients with the best-in-class products and services.”
Tim Houstoun, CEO of Global Shares said that “our relationship with BOCI is a key foundation stone of Global Shares’ growth strategy. We are tremendously excited to work together, in addition to being enormously enthused about the potential of what we can achieve together in the future. BOCI is a renowned financial institution, and our partnership will allow us to mature Global Shares presence in this important region, in addition to accelerating our company’s long-term strategic expansion.”
Oliver Ng, Managing Director of BOCI Securities said: "Under this partnership, our corporate clients will benefit from the latest and best administration platform to support their business expansion. At the same time, participating employees will enjoy full range of wealth management services and products while keeping full control of their incentive share awards from a single multi-purpose brokerage account."
Global Shares presence in the Asia-Pacific market has developed extensively over the past three years. Andy Wu, Managing Director Global Shares Asia said: “The market response to Global Shares equity compensation management solutions has been extremely positive. Today’s announcement would not have been possible without the strength and depth of our product, which is allied to the level of customer support that our team offers client.”