country: Hong Kong

APAC regulation
Analysis, Regulation & Supervision
December 27, 2023

Risk round-up: Apac regulation will keep banks in their sights in 2024

Region balances maintaining innovative tech drive against backdrop of geopolitical uncertainty
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Culture & Conduct, News
October 23, 2023

Hong Kong’s finance hub status threatened by brain drain

Nearly three-quarters of businesses are short on talent after staff exodus
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Culture & Conduct, Digital & Resilience, Regulation & Supervision
September 26, 2023

Singapore’s 'dirty money' detectives battle cross-border impasse

Singapore’s attempts to recoup $1.8bn from a money laundering scandal face an uphill battle against Asia Pacific’s fragmented legal system....
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Digital & Resilience, Regulation & Supervision
September 21, 2023

Is data sharing key to fighting fraud?

Banks around the world are uniting to pool information on suspicious customers in the global battle against financial scams. From...
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Financial Stability, Markets, News
September 6, 2023

Hong Kong undergoes 'entire market rethink'

Hong Kong is revamping financial market rulebooks, creating new investment corridors with China, and capitalising on deep offshore renminbi liquidity...
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CBDCs, News
September 5, 2023

Singapore stablecoin rules to serve as ‘blueprint’ for APAC

Singapore is introducing licensing and reserve asset requirements for stablecoin issuers, under a new digital asset framework that fires the...
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Analysis, Capital, Regulation & Supervision
July 10, 2023

Hong Kong regulator simplifies banking system

Large banks operating in Hong Kong will likely merge with smaller deposit-taking companies after the banking regulator issued the latter...
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Hong Kong and Victoria Harbour
Crypto
March 2, 2023

Hong Kong’s 'ambitious' virtual assets trading proposals

The financial centre wants to launch a new licensing regime, which includes opening up retail investor access. Hong Kong’s Securities...
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Hong Kong and Victoria Harbour
Climate
February 2, 2023

Hong Kong pushes ahead with boosted climate risk supervision regime

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority’s upgrades to its climate stress testing programme make clear its ambitions to be a leading...
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Hong Kong and Victoria Harbour
Governance
January 5, 2023

Hong Kong mounts fight back amid fragmenting geopolitics

Hong Kong has prospered mightily on the back of turbo-charged globalisation, the ascent of China and the symbiotic US–Chinese economic...
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