12-month pilot to work on ‘detection, prevention and disruption’; HKMA also joins Financial Security Expert Alliance with PBOC, Macau central bank.
Study confirms frameworks for payment and securities settlement systems, CCPs and trade repositories meet PFMI.
New rules likely soon after SFC consultation as WannaCry underscores need for protection.
Home prices have surpassed 2015 peak, transaction volume more than doubled from January to April.
Banking regulator says developers offering excessive LTV, not properly assessing repayment ability.
Proposed rules cover governance, suitability requirements and complex product sales.
Executive director for intermediaries says regulator will sanction or ban dormant firms.
Complaints against AIs up 9%, 1,729 cases completed; central bank warns on liquidity risk.
Securities law won’t be amended until October; firms asked to contact regulators if they cannot meet 1 July deadline.