The funds were handed bans of 6 and 12 months for making IPO applications for shares on Shanghai's new tech board that exceeded the size of their investments.
Macquarie, Rabobank and HSBC had provisions in group funding agreements that could allow funding to be withdrawn in a stress scenario, potentially undermining their stability.
Draft measures from the PBOC set out four types of penalties Beijing-based financial institutions must pay when their deposit reserves fall below statutory requirements.
An inter-ministerial committee has formally recommended a complete ban on cryptocurrencies in India and to punish any crypto-related activity with up to 10 years' jail.
The special inspections will reportedly involve 75 banks in 30 cities, scrutinising all aspects of property-related loans, as regulators seek to reign in risk.
The penalty amounts allocated to the consumer compensation fund represent less than 3 US dollars for each of the estimated 147 million consumers who had their data stolen in 2017.
The FMA is prioritising governance, culture, systems and controls, as well as mechanisms to deter misconduct and facilitate informed decision-making by investors and customers.
Six individuals are now charged with conspiracy to defraud the Hong Kong stock exchange and the board of directors, shareholders and investors of Convoy.
China Development Bank's Shandong branch head, Zhong Xiaolong, was reportedly being probed in connection with illegal loan guarantees made by the bank's Jilin branch, where he was a former deputy head.
Whistleblowers reportedly claim that Standard Chartered Bank cleared more transactions in violation of Iran sanctions than the US government had used as its basis for fines issued in April.