Singapore takes fostering fintech seriously and does so by taking a pragmatic and balanced approach ensuring that new ideas are not prematurely snuffed out by overly burdensome rules.
HKex to introduce mechanism to control excessive volatility of futures contracts
Australia will press on with tough regulatory requirements even if the US de-regulates under Trump.
Hong Kong’s financial supervisors will monitor IPO sponsors much more closely to stamp out misconduct and protect market integrity.
China plans renewed clamp-down on shadow banking practices as concerns grow over its systemic implications.
Japan’s supervisor takes measures to bring about greater oversight of high frequency trading firms.
A People’s Bank of China adviser says the scale of the country’s non-performing loan problem could be underestimated due to overly narrow definitions. Justin Pugsley reports.
The expansion of China’s shadow banking system has been spectacular – but attempts by the authorities to rein it in have so far only slowed the pace of that growth. Justin Pugsley reports.
Rating agencies flag up concerns over the growth in China’s shadow banking system and non-performing loans