“Knowledge and networking at the heart of Financial Advisors Congress”, says Henry Ong, CEO of Registered Financial Planners Philippines RFP® ​

By Lora Benson | Sep 11, 2018


Knowledge and networking are top of the agenda for this year’s Financial Advisors Congress, the leading annual investment conference organized by the Registered Financial Planners Philippines.

The Congress, which takes place on 22 September 2018, JY Campos Hall, Bayanihan Center, provides a unique platform for investors and financial professionals to grow their network and bring wealth management knowledge to the next level.

Henry Ong Chief Executive Officer of Registered Financial Planners Philippines RFP® said: “We expect this year’s Congress to be the largest gathering of financial professionals yet. There will be lots of learning on best practice in investment management, with updates on the latest economic trends and political risks.  This year's Congress will feature exceptional financial ideas and insights delivered by distinguished speakers, ensuring that knowledge and networking is at the heart of the Congress.”

Andrella Guzman-Sandejas, Country Head of CISI Philippines, which is an RFP partner, said: “Enhancing the skill and employability of those working in financial services is an important aspect of CISI’s global remit and we highly endorse events that contribute to greater understanding of financial education and literacy. Partnerships with like-minded organisations such as the RFP® enables us to work together to create an ecosystem for financial wellbeing in the Philippines.”

The CISI is a recognised partner of RFP Philippines, offering membership opportunities for RFP® Professionals to progress towards individual Chartered status with the global professional body. Across the world, a personal Charter is recognised as pinnacle of professionalism. Attaining individual Chartered status demonstrates an outstanding commitment to achieving the highest levels knowledge, skills and behaviour. 

Aside from the professional recognition of holding a personal Charter, CISI Chartered members also have access to certain exclusive benefits, in addition to the benefits available as standard to CISI members – such as attendance at exclusive CISI masterclasses - which provide an intimate learning and networking environment for the Institute’s higher-level members.