CSRC vice chairman Fang Xinghai says the launch of A-share based financial derivatives will bolster Hong Kong as an international financial centre, while also benefitting China's capital markets.
The benefit of securities class actions may disproportionately benefit litigation funders rather than plaintiffs in those proceedings, with the costs falling on the shareholders, ASX says.
The revisions lower foreign investor asset requirements, reduce the lock-up period from three years to 12 months, and expands investment channels to include IPOs and tender offers.
Bank Indonesia abandoned the practice of quantitative easing in 1999 to ensure fiscal discipline in the aftermath of the Asian financial crisis.
CSDR's Settlement Discipline Regime could expose Asian firms to settlement failure penalties on their trades with EU counterparties, writes DTCC's Matt Johnson.
Index stocks with risk warnings will be removed, CDRs and STAR Market stocks will be included, and the timeframe for including newly-listed stocks will be extended.
The pace of opening up China's capital market has further accelerated, in spite of the Covid-19 pandemic, CSRC chairman Yi Huiman said at the 12th Lujiazui Forum in Shanghai on Thursday.
Deutsche Bank will pay $9mn for violating swap data reporting requirements during a system outage, and $1.25mn for spoofing carried out by two Tokyo-based traders.
CICC and CICC Financial Trading - as associates of the CICC securities unit advising on certain offers - dealt in the relevant securities without making timely disclosures.
JP Morgan will boost its stake in the joint venture from 49% to 100%, making it the first fully foreign-owned futures business in China.