Ying Cheong - Worldsec Limited Insider


Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board

Mr. Ying Chew Cheong is Executive Deputy Chairman of the Board of Worldsec Ltd. Mr. Cheong holds a BS degree from Chelsea College University of London and a MS degree from Imperial College University of London. Mr. Cheong has over 35 years of experience in the securities industry. Mr. Cheong and The Mitsubishi Bank in Japan founded the Worldsec Group in 1991. In late 2002 Worldsec Group sold certain securities businesses to UOB Kay Hian and following that Mr. Cheong became the Chief Executive Officer of UOB Asia Ltd until early 2005. Prior to the formation of the Worldsec Group Mr. Cheong was a director of James Capel Ltd for five years with overall responsibility for Far East Sales. His earlier professional experience includes 11 years with Vickers da Costa Limited in Hong Kong latterly as Managing Director. Mr. Cheong is an Independent NonExecutive Director of Cheung Kong Limited Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Limited CNNC International Limited Creative Energy Solutions Holdings Limited Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited New World Department Store China Limited SPG Land Limited and TOM Group Limited all being listed companies in Hong Kong. Mr. Cheong is also an Independent Director of BTS Group Holdings Public Company Limited being listed in Thailand. Mr. Cheong was previously an independent nonexecutive director of FPP Japan Fund Inc. a company listed in Ireland and an independent nonexecutive director of Hong Kong Jewellery Holding Limited a company listed in Hong Kong .
Age: 67        
852 2868 0610  http://www.worldsec.com

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Management Efficiency

The company has return on total asset (ROA) of (2.09) % which means that it has lost $2.09 on every $100 spent on asset. This is way below average. Similarly, it shows return on equity (ROE) of (18.68) % meaning that it generated substantial loss on money invested by shareholders.
The company has accumulated 272 K in total debt with debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 0.07 which may suggest the company is not taking enough advantage from borrowing. Worldsec Limited has Current Ratio of 5.04 suggesting that it is liquid and has the ability to pay its financial obligations in time and when they become due.

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Entity Summary

Worldsec Limited, an investment holding company, invests in unlisted companies in the Greater China and South East Asian regions. Worldsec Limited (WSL) is traded on London Stock Exchange in UK. It is located in Sheung Wan, and employs 4 people.
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Worldsec Limited an investment holding company invests in unlisted companies in the Greater China and South East Asian regions. more
NameWorldsec Limited
InstrumentUK Stock
ExchangeLondon Stock Exchange
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CurrencyGBP - Pound Sterling
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Top Management
Worldsec Limited Leadership Team
Martyn Wells, Director
Zhong Fang, Director
May Chan, Executive
Chung Fong, Director
Chan Yim, Executive
Ying Cheong, Chairman
Chiu She, Director
Alastair GunnForbes, Chairman
Stock Performance
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