Under the changes, only a small group of more complex CIS would continue to be considered complex products and subject to additional disclosure requirements.
China’s ABS market will see continued rapid growth in the coming years as the policy environment becomes more standardised and open, says Chen Yin, Associate Director at Moody’s Analytics.
MAS is seeking to develop crypto technology and better understand smart contracts as it prepares for Singapore to become a "tokenised economy" by 2030.
The FSDC says requiring SPAC shares and warrants to be distributed to at least 75 professional investors could present an "unnecessarily high threshold".
FTSE Russell is considering changes to its index which underpins SGX's China futures contract, reportedly in response to the launch of an MSCI-based contract at HKEX.
New mechanisms have been established to enable investment funds set up overseas to re-domicile to Hong Kong as OFCs or LPFs.
The TSE will extend its trading day by 30 minutes alongside a major trading system upgrade in 2024. A five-minute closing auction session may also be introduced.
New requirements on bookbuilding, pricing, allocation and placing activities will take effect in August 2022, the SFC said.
The EU's Basel III package of rules includes requirements for banks to under climate stress testing as well as identify, disclose and manage ESG risks.
The guidance offers clarification on the definition of VASPs, and explains how the FATF standards apply to stablecoins, P2P transactions, NFTs and DeFi.