Tag: Securities and Futures Commission

September 14, 2016 BY Valentina Kirilova

SFC reprimands and fines HSBC $2.5 million for regulatory breaches

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has reprimanded and fined The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) $2.5 million for regulatory breaches and internal control failings related to position limit failures. The disciplinary action follows an SFC investigation into the holding by HSBC of open positions in Hang Seng China Enterprises Index futures and…

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May 20, 2016 BY Mike Fox

Hong Kong SFC signs MoU with FINRA dealing with cross-border entities

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong today has announced the regulator has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority of the United States (FINRA) concerning mutual assistance in the supervision and oversight of regulated entities that operate on a cross-border basis in Hong Kong and in the…

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