The Securities and Futures Commission and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) have agreed to enhance cooperation in overseeing Hong Kong-established central counter parties seeking recognition by ESMA.
Due diligence needs to dramatically improve to meet legal obligations and listing requirements.
Regulators have embarked on a long and winding crusade to control bankers’ salaries.
The People's Bank of China has enlarged the deposit base for banks, but money traders are saying the new rule may inject far less cash into the system that many hoped.
The SGX will cut the standard lot size from 1000 shares to 100, allowing more people to invest in stocks with a smaller capital outlay.
The Financial Supervisory Commission has announced a plan to launch a crowdfunding platform to back young and creative entrepreneurs.
China will start trading its first stock options next month in a bid to boost the development of the country’s capital markets.
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing said it is working with certain overseas regulators and institutional investors to improve market’s understanding of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect which went live in November.
Two men have been charged with defrauding Australia’s biggest banks in an alleged A$110 million home loan scam, raising questions over the internal controls of some of the country’s top lenders.
China's Internet holding company Tencent has launched China's first private, internet-based bank as a result of a government regulation last year that effectively opened the state-controlled banking industry to private investors.