Central and global banks reveal true intent for controlling bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Improved access for consumers and step towards cashless economy made possible by proprietary cryptocurrency systems.
HKEX needs to develop regulations and boards to accommodate the entire chain of technology from start-ups to unicorns.
Ignore the US President’s recent legislative failures. Shots at his next target - financial regulations - are likely to hit home, and abroad.
Ten years later, governments have plugged the failures from the last crisis. Unfortunately, the next crashing market won’t be same as the last one.
Conduct and regulatory risks continue to mount as China’s crackdown on corruption puts pressure on private banks and wealth managers.
Regulatory problems in China market could spill into Hong Kong through HKEX’s new third board.
The campaign against systemic risk could turn into a political purge that undermines regulatory development.
This accounting standard isn’t just for accountants – entire banks will have to seek succour in prudence, targeting better clients and sounder transactions.
Peril, innovation or salvation - the spectre of a cashless economy means different things to everyone.