Andy Tan has been in industry since 1991. He started in DBS Trading and joined Merrill Lynch Futures Pte Ltd as Floor Manager and Director from 1992 to 2005. After the closure of SIMEX, Andy joined ML Asia Pacific (2005 – 2011) where he trades and manage the Asia ex Japan Index Arbitrage portfolio, trading and market making on futures, ETFs, ADRs/GDRs and single stocks till end 2011. He joined Synergy in 2012 as partner and Director. Having worked in both sell side and buy side, Andy’s extensive knowledge and experience is invaluable in the development of the group’s trading strategies.
Jeen Hao is the founder and Chief Master Trainer of Street Finance. He started his footprint in investing and the capital market when he was just 19 years old.
As a position trader in the capital market, he primarily utilizes the trend following strategy to capture big trend in the market. He is a firm believer of long-term wealth accumulation in this journey. He is also the founder of his Street Trader philosophy which allows traders to trade anywhere and anytime, with just a cell phone. He teaches trading based on this philosophy in his signature programme is known as “Street Trader Intensive”.
Jeen Hao is featured in Britishpedia Biographic Encyclopedia, Successful People In Malaysia, 3rd Edition. He has been interviewed and featured in different media, including Borneo Post, Sin Chew and CITYPlus FM. He has been invited to speak for Bursa Malaysia, as well as several investment banks including Kenanga Investment Bank, UOBKayHian, Phillip Futrues, AmInvestment Bank and the list goes on. He is also a frequent speaker in various universities and colleges in Malaysia, including Curtin University, HELP University, Universiti Utara Malaysia, TAR University College and so on. His appearance in various conference including Growth Summit 2019 and Traders Fair 2019 by FinExpo were also remarkable as his approach towards trading requires minimal monitoring and no speculation involved.
Calvin Chin found Calvin Grayson Assets Sdn Bhd, an associate participant proprietary firm. He is a professional trader and market maker specialised in Bursa Malaysia Derivatives Berhad products after years of working in Palm Oil and IT industry. He is the author of “Profiting from any market” technical analysis book.
Choong Ty’ng Ty’ng, B.Acc. U.M.
Founder and Managing Director of Axcelearn Sdn. Bhd., Choong Ty’ng Ty’ng graduated from the University of Malaya with an Accountancy degree. She started her career as a Futures dealer in AmFutures and was subsequently promoted to be the Head of Futures Dealing. During her 5 years career in AmFutures, she was responsible in formulating and execution of Futures trading strategies for institutional, corporate and retail clients.
She subsequently headed the advisory division in e-Broking, AmInvestment Bank Berhad. As the head of advisory division, her role was to provide advisory services to clients investing in Equity and Futures markets. She was also the main speaker for all seminars and conferences conducted by the e-Broking division.
Ms. Choong passed all the modules required to be licensed in both equity and futures trading in Malaysia, administered by the Securities Commission of Malaysia. In addition, she also passed all the modules for licensing in Futures trading under Capital Markets and Financial Advisory Services Examination (CMFAS) in Singapore, administered under the Institute of Banking & Finance (IBF) and Singapore College of Insurance (SCI).
She has conducted various seminars to audience from all walks of life, ranging from investing public and remisiers to fund managers, especially on topics related to trading strategies in Futures or Equity market in both English and Mandarin. She is also the author of “Jumpstart your Stocks and Futures Trading” which was one of the national best-selling investment books.
As a speaker registered with Securities Industry Development Corporation (SIDC), she also actively conducts Continuous Professional Education (CPE) courses for fund managers, research analysts, remisiers, futures brokers and the investing public. She has been a frequent speaker in various seminars and conferences organised by Bursa Malaysia and was also invited to speak in listed companies including Nestle Malaysia and Sunway Group.
Featured in Astro Awani, Bernama TV, The Edge Malaysia, New Straits Times, Sin Chew Daily, Nanyang Siang Pao and Oriental Daily.
David is a trader and Managing Partner of Xmodeus Trading Group PLT, a consultancy firm specializing in bespoke trading strategies and coaching for private and corporate clients in the equity/commodity derivative markets.
He has 25 years of experience in Malaysia’s listed derivatives industry. Before starting his own consultancy, David helmed leadership positions in futures brokering divisions of major investment banks in Malaysia.
He served as the President of the Malaysian Futures Brokers Association (MFBA) between 2018 and 2019.
As a fervent believer in trader education, David has spoken in seminars and workshops to over 5000 traders on trading Bursa Malaysia derivatives as well as the CME, SGX, & HKEX markets. His work includes live market trading sessions and webinars.
David Ng is currently a full-time proprietary trader with IcebergX Sdn Bhd, a local proprietary trading firm based in Kuala Lumpur. He has done extensive research and is well versed in the commodities and indices markets. He currently trades the Malaysia index and crude palm oil futures market.
Previously, he led a team of a young and dynamic team to promote futures and derivatives instruments to the Malaysian public with a prominent local broker. He conducts regular public seminars and seminars on topics relating to futures trading and has aid individuals to start their trading journey. In addition, he also provides frequent market commentaries to local media like The Star, Business Times, and The Edge in that role.
Mr. John Kiew joined OSK Investment Bank as futures broker’s representative since 2012, from 2016 to 2021, he joined Futures Business Development in RHB investment bank as Unit Head in Branch Channel Support. He is responsible in futures business strategy development, business recruitment, futures marketing, and providing coaching and guidance to futures broker’s representatives in the bank.
He passed the modules required to be licensed in both equity and futures trading in Malaysia, administered by the Securities Commission Malaysia. He was a Capital Markets Services Representative's Licence (CMSRL) holder in dealing in derivatives from 2012 to 2021.
He obtained Awarded Certificate of Excellence on Executive Programme in Algorithmic Trading (EPAT) from QuantInsti Quantitative Learning Pte Ltd.
He has been a frequent speaker in various seminars, webinars, conferences and advanced trading courses organised by the RHB Investment banks, Bursa Malaysia Derivatives, Chicago Mercantile Exchanges and also often contributes to the features in financial academies and bloggers such as Axcelearn, BullBearBursa in relation to trading.
Specialties: Trading education, Portfolio Optimization, Fundamental Analysis, Technical Analysis, Trading risk management, systematic trading strategy creation, Order Flow Trading, Algorithmic Trading strategy, calendar market and intercommunity spread trading.
Michael Sim joined Synergy in 2012 as Partner and Director. His career spans a vast period from the era of exchange floor trading to the electronic marketplace of today. With more than 30 years under his belt and experience in both the Buy and Sell side of the business from his years with Merrill Lynch, Michael processes extensive knowledge of market microstructure across a broad spectrum of products with specific focus in index valuation and spread trading.
An experienced and MAS licensed trader/dealer in derivatives business development with decades of exposure on buy and sell sides. Managing private monies (USD4 mil) to invest and trade in listed derivatives across major asset classes, such as equity and equity indices, currencies and commodities.
Through daily monitoring market movements, keeping tab with fundamental developments with charting techniques, he was able to generate above benchmark returns with strict risk management practices. Besides that, he also has acquired practical experience in areas of private equity and blockchain technology.
At the invite of regional and international Exchanges, he was able to share his trading experiences, strategies and market outlook with high-net-worth individual traders and investors both online and offline settings.
He undertakes adjunct lecturing opportunities at various private academic institutions delivering subjects on Economics, Finance, Risk management, Corporate finance, Financial markets and instruments and Entrepreneurship.
Yong Chen Chook
Yong Chen Chook is a professional trader and director of Straits Index (M) Sdn Bhd, an Associate Participant of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives. Straits Index has a group of professional traders who carries out proprietary trading. He formed Straits Index (M) Sdn Bhd in 1998, a proprietary trading company in commodity futures. As a registered Local Participant, he is a full-time trader of Bursa Malaysia Derivatives products.
He is a trainer for Securities Industry Development Corporation (SIDC), conducting training for Malaysia capital market services representative licensees. He also speaks for various financial institutions, local and abroad.
He has 22 years of experience conducting trading courses, including CPE-approved courses to retail investors in stock and futures trading. He also has 20 years of experience trading futures.
He has been penning columns for Sin Chew Daily, United Daily and Money Compass for more than 10 years, and is frequently invited to speak about the market on radio and TV.
Lami Azizan merupakan seorang Dual Licensed Holder dibawah RHB Investment Bank Berhad (Lesen No. eCMSRL/B4214/2013). Berpengalaman sejak daripada tahun 2011, beliau merupakan Remisier yang berkelulusan Diploma in Technical Analysis daripada United Kingdom dan Certified Financial Technician (CFTe US) , merupakan kelulusan yang di iktiraf diseluruh dunia serta berprestij, menjadikan beliau seorang yang bertauliah untuk membantu didalam TEKNIKAL ANALISIS.
Beliau juga yang berkelulusan Ijazah dalam bidang Kewangan daripada UiTM Shah Alam juga merupakan seorang AHLI PROFESIONAL MATA (Malaysian Association of Technical Analyst) iaitu persatuan saham bertaraf antarabangsa dan pernah terlibat banyak program dibawah MATA.
Lami Azizan merupakan Pengasas kepada syarikat yang dikendalikan oleh beliau, Lami International PLT dan sehingga kini telah membantu lebih 1000 orang didalam bidang yang diceburi seterusnya pernah diundang dan terlibat didalam banyak program dibawah Bursa Malaysia, Phillip Futures, Maybank Investment Bank Berhad dan juga MATA(Malaysian Association of Technical Analyst)