Metis Global Limited (“Metis”) was founded in Hong Kong and is a registered trust company regulated under the Hong Kong Trustee Ordinance. Metis is also a licensee under the Trust or Company Service Provider License which is a new licensing regime that came in force in 2018 (Licensee No. TC000561). The management team of Metis has over 20 years of financial-related experience and our regional business development teams have extensive local knowledges that understand our clients’ needs.
Here at Metis, we pride ourselves in upholding the highest standards of legal compliance and integrity and it is our mission to provide the most comprehensive trust services to Asia.
As a major international financial centre, Hong Kong has unique and excellent geographic advantages. With a multilingual culture, together with the British inherited comprehensive financial legislation, Hong Kong is ranked first in Asia by the Global Financial Centres Index (Source from The Global Financial Centres Index as of March 2017) and received the credit rating of AA+ by Standard & Poor’s. (Source from Standard & Poor’s as of September 2017)
Hong Kong’s transparent and robust regulatory regime for the financial industry has caught the attention of world-renowned financial institutions into making Hong Kong their regional quarters, which brings a wide range of financial products and services with a high degree of liquidity to local and international investors.
In Greek mythology, Metis was the daughter of Gods Oceanus and Tethys and she was the first spouse of the King of Gods – Zeus. Metis represents wisdom and prudence and the Athenians view her as an notable goddess as she helped Zeus gained ultimate victory in the battle between Zeus and Cronus (Zeus’ father).
As our name implies, Metis aims to use our wisdom of the industry and skills we gained over the years to build hybrid financial plans that are simple, globalized, innovative, and effective so as to provide a satisfactory solution for our worldwide clients.
The Chinese name of Metis is 「安智 (An Zhi)」 which we aspire to convey its same meaning in English - to be your Reliable and Wise Choice of partner.