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The shape of things to come - the HKMA and ASTRI chart a course for blockchain in Hong Kong: legal and regulatory implications
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • December 9 2016

On 11 November, 2016, Hong Kong's Applied Science and Technology Research Institute ("ASTRI") published its "Whitepaper On Distributed Ledger


Hong Kong court casts doubt on the ability of minority lenders to enforce independently
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • July 29 2015

It has long been considered that lenders under a syndicated facility retain a right to seek to recover their portion of a loan directly following a


Hong Kong's fintech surge: HKMA grants second round of stored value facilities licences
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • November 18 2016

On 4 November 2016, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (the "HKMA") announced a second round of 8 successful stored value facilities ("SVF") licensees


Hong Kong publishes bill establishing new regime for stored value facilities and retail payment systems
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • February 11 2015

On 23 January, the Hong Kong government published the Clearing and Settlement Systems (Amendment) Bill 2015 (the "Bill"), which will introduce a new


Hong Kong concludes payments regulation consultation
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • November 5 2014

On 31st October, the Hong Kong Government published its conclusions to the consultation process launched in May, 2013 by the Financial Services and


Global Payments Newsletter - December 2015 & January 2016 Issue
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom, USA, Estonia, European Union, France, Global, Hong Kong, Poland
  • January 12 2016

On 16 November 2015, HM Treasury published a summary of responses received to its consultation on implementing the Payment Accounts Directive


The clock is now ticking on Hong Kong's new stored value facility regime: do you need a licence?
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • November 25 2015

On 13 November 2015, the Hong Kong Legislative Council passed the Clearing and Settlement Systems (Amendment) Bill 2015, introducing a new regulatory


HKMA and MAS warn on cyber security
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong, Singapore
  • September 28 2015

On 15 September, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (the "HKMA") issued a letter drawing its authorized institutions' attention to the increasing


Hogan Lovells global payments newsletter
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Poland, United Kingdom, USA, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Kenya
  • July 26 2013

Europe: Commission publishes payments legislative package The European Commission has published two pieces of draft


Loan trading under LMA documentation - a guide for traders and in-house counsel
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • July 24 2012

This note is prepared to give traders and in-house counsel legal and practical guidance on the steps to execute a secondary loan transaction under the Loan Market Association documentation