Under the new arrangement, northbound Stock Connect investors will be able to hedge yuan exposures using the onshore exchange rate for the first time.
The new regime will require all New Zealand financial advisers to be licensed by the FMA, effective from June 2020.
The SFC is working to introduce an investor identification regime for southbound Stock Connect trading in mid-2019, and considering adopting a market-wide circuit breaker mechanism.
The banker disclosed deal information to two associates in 2017, allowing them to profit from inside information related to Cosco Shipping's acquisition of Orient Overseas.
The FSC lifted restrictions barring brokerage firms from entering the payments business last December. WeChat Pay will be used in Mirae Asset Daewoo's new payment gateway.
Margin received from clients allowed to offset cleared derivatives exposure used to calculate leverage ratio. New disclosure requirements will address leverage ratio window dressing.
The FICC Markets Standards Board provides new guidance to help market participants identify, prevent, manage and mitigate conflicts of interest.
Bank of China now has access to clearing of interest rate derivatives at LCH, and can act as a clearing broker to offer the service to its clients.
The RBI has said that FX-Retail, the electronic platform for retail foreign exchange trading, will be launched on 5 August.
The SEC has charged three Malaysians, one Singaporean and one Chinese national with violating antifraud and market manipulation provisions.