The FICC Markets Standards Board, in its 2018 annual report, highlighted key achievements to enhance standards of behaviour in wholesale FICC markets.
The ASEAN Capital Markets Forum has endorsed a roadmap for promoting sustainable investment and launched a framework for cross-border publication of research.
Following a string of penalties against banks last month, the RBI has asked banks to improve their monitoring of the origin and end use of loan funds.
The consultation follows the government's recent expansion of AFCA’s remit allowing it to handle legacy complaints dating back to 1 January 2008.
The Metropolitan Clearing Corporation of India is the first Indian clearing corporation to receive recognition from under the UK's temporary recognition regime.
Eleven firms have so far announced plans to list on the new board, six of which are already traded on OTC markets or other exchanges.
The SFC has extended the deadline for compliance with new rules requiring firms to ensure client suitability when selling complex products by two months.
The new regulations simplify the registration process for multinational firms borrowing from and lending overseas to make it easier for them to manage cross-border capital flows.
The deferment means Singapore Exchange will be able to continue offering SGX Nifty products until a long term solution is agreed.
The FSA plans to stress test Japanese regional banks by mid-year and issue business improvement orders and possible restrictions on poorly performing banks.