Tag: Hong Kong SFC

FinTech company TigerWit receives Hong Kong SFC licence
January 13, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

FinTech company TigerWit receives Hong Kong SFC licence

UK-headquartered global fintech firm TigerWit has announced today that it has been accredited with a Financial Services licence from Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission. Financial innovation in Asia and demand for access to financial markets is growing rapidly and Hong Kong is a major global financial hub.  Tim Hughes, CEO at TigerWit commented on the…

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fca fine
December 30, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Hong Kong SFC fines FIL Investment Management Ltd HK$3.5m for regulatory breaches

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has announced that it has fined FIL Investment Management (Hong Kong) Limited (FIMHK) HK$3.5 million for regulatory breaches including unlicensed dealing in futures contracts, delay in reporting the breach to the SFC as well as submitting incorrect information during an application. According to the regulator, the company…

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sfc warning
August 27, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

GEM-listed Ching Lee Holdings Limited shares manipulated

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has commenced proceedings against a group of local and overseas investors suspected of manipulating the shares of GEM-listed Ching Lee Holdings Limited (Ching Lee) through a large scale and highly organised manipulative scheme. The proceedings were initiated on 11 July 2019 when the SFC applied for urgent…

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August 16, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Dutch AFM signs MoU with Hong Kong SFC

The Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets (AFM) announced earlier today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Mutual Recognition of Funds (MoU) with the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC). Dutch Undertakings for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities (UCITS) and Hong Kong Collective Investment Schemes (CIS) will now be available for…

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SFC fines
December 27, 2018 BY Valentina Kirilova

Hong Kong SFC fines Ardon Maroon Fund Management $800,000

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has informed the public that it has fined Ardon Maroon Fund Management (Hong Kong) Limited (Ardon Maroon) (now known as China Silver Asset Management (Hong Kong) Limited) $800,000 for cross-trade related failures in managing the Ardon Maroon Asia Master Fund (AM Fund). The complete announcement can be…

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