Country is the first in ASEAN to regulate sector; to introduce digital investment advice rules in 2017
Banking sector charged with expanding network, improving quality and easing access.
Penetrating the market seen as a tough ask given local banks’ strong relationships.
BlackRock, JP Morgan and Temasek sign up to voluntary initiative to promote good practice.
Bank of Japan says move due by 1Q2018 will help reduce settlement risks.
Agencies have 60 days to comply with new rules on non-public and publicly issued stocks.
Agreement with Australia’s Brave New Coin allows distribution of information on more than 50 digital currencies.
New framework aims to ensure transparency, boost investor confidence.
Swiss bank could face fines or temporary suspension of advisory services.
BCBS survey details regulatory priorities of 11 Asian jurisdictions.