Hong Kong regulator cautions on ICOs, halts Black Cell raise

Hong Kong regulator cautions on ICOs, halts Black Cell raise

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission has recently halted an initial coin offering (ICO) launched by Hong Kong-based Black Cell Technology Limited and ordered the issuer to refund its…

Hong Kong regulator to amend fund industry rules amid increasing financial innovation-related risks

Hong Kong regulator to amend fund industry rules amid increasing financial innovation-related risks

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) recently proposed to amend rules on fund houses and their custodians to better address risks posed by financial…

Bitcoin tumbles as Hong Kong finance regulator issues warning

Bitcoin tumbles as Hong Kong finance regulator issues warning

Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has recently published a circular that warns investors to be extra careful when dealing with bitcoin futures and…

HK regulator zeroes in on asset management sector

HK regulator zeroes in on asset management sector

Hong Kong is following China’s lead in tightening its oversight of the asset management industry both as a way to facilitate the flow of money…