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China opens up part of financial services markets

Keen to turn itself into a global financial centre, China has opened up parts of its financial markets to foreign institutions. Justin Pugsley reports. 

China money market volatility flares up ahead of new regime

The People’s Bank of China has taken measures to curb shadow banking system, stoking money market volatility in the process. Justin Pugsley reports. 

China regulators determined to tighten rules

China’s regulators are talking with more determination about clamping down on the rapid rise of shadow banking and closing regulatory loopholes.

Three of Australia’s biggest banks face capital shortfall

Three of Australia’s largest banks need to raise more funds to meet a 10% minimum common equity tier 1 capital (CET1) ratio.

Hong Kong closer to making senior managers more accountable

Hong Kong moves closer to making senior managers more accountable for the actions of the regulated financial firms they manage.

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Singapore takes pragmatic approach to fostering fintech

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 volatility ‘brake’

HKex to introduce mechanism to control excessive volatility of futures contracts

Australia to ‘gold-plate’ rules regardless of US

Australia will press on with tough regulatory requirements even if the US de-regulates under Trump.

Hong Kong's SFC gets tough on IPO sponsors

Hong Kong’s financial supervisors will monitor IPO sponsors much more closely to stamp out misconduct and protect market integrity.

China’s regulators tighten grip on shadow banking

China plans renewed clamp-down on shadow banking practices as concerns grow over its systemic implications.

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