SEBI has issued new rules governing the management and disposal of client securities held by trading and clearing members.
The QR code system developed by Siam Commercial Bank will enable cross border payments between Cambodia and Thailand using local currencies.
As market discipline strengthens, the Securities Commission and Bursa Malaysia will "proportionately scale down the intensity of regulatory discipline".
The proposed AI system will be used to analyse the terms and conditions of new private equity fund contracts to increase screening speed and efficiency.
High labour costs in the AML function are partly driven by the growth of non-bank payment providers, which increase complexity and reduce transparency in the transaction chain.
Credit Suisse has been fined $2.8m for failing to disclose investment banking relationships and market making activities in research reports on Hong Kong-listed securities.
Government bond futures will be the second derivatives market product launched by the Hanoi Stock Exchange since it started index futures in August 2017.
The FSS and FSC have agreed to conduct an audit of KRX by year end, though they disagree on its possible scope and comprehensiveness.
Nine leading brokerages and fund managers have reportedly been asked to provide liquidity support to smaller securities firms and funds to help ease cash shortfalls.
Following an earlier consultation paper, SEBI has approved the trading of commodity index futures on relevant local exchanges.