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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


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


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

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


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 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


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
  • USA, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Kenya, Poland, United Kingdom
  • July 26 2013

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


HKMA announces Basel III to be implemented in Hong Kong
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • March 1 2011

On 26 January 2011, the HKMA issued a circular announcing that the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision ("BCBS") had issued the final element of the new regulatory capital requirements for Basel III (i.e. the Minimum requirements to ensure loss absorbency at the point of non-viability


HKMA issues further guidance on collection, use and transfer of personal data for marketing purposes
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Hong Kong
  • July 28 2011

On 24 June 2011, the HKMA issued a press release in relation to the publication by the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data ("PCPD") on 20 June 2011 of its investigation reports with respect to the collection and use of customers' personal data by four banks as well as the findings of its compliance checks on the credit card application forms for ten banks