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The SFC’s asset management strategy for Hong Kong

On 19 September 2018, Mr Ashley Alder, Chief Executive Officer of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), addressed members of the Hong Kong Investment Funds Association… LEARN MORE

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SFC licensing and compliance hints

AML / CFT deficiencies or inadequacies The SFC issued another circular (https://www.sfc.hk/edistributionWeb/gateway/EN/circular/doc?refNo=18EC64) on compliance with AML / CFT… LEARN MORE

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Mainland China briefing

AMAC clarifies the conditions for contemporaneous management of PE and securities investment funds On 29 August 2018, the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC) released… LEARN MORE

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Legislation for LegCo’s 2018 - 2019 session
19 September 2018, Regulatory , Investment Funds, by Mary Nieto,

Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (LegCo) 2018 - 2019 session will commence on 10 October 2018 with an address by the Chief Executive. A legislative bill in Hong Kong is required… LEARN MORE

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Policies and procedures under the FMCC

The SFC’s revised Fund Manager Code of Conduct (FMCC), which comes into effect on 17 November 2018, makes reference to a number of policies, guidelines and procedures which a… LEARN MORE

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Hong Kong’s new tax regime comes into force - significant implications for intellectual property owners

With the growing importance of intellectual property (IP) as one of the key drivers to profitability, the ownership and use of IP within multinational corporate groups are coming… LEARN MORE

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Enforcing Mainland judgments in Hong Kong

In agreements that select the PRC as the place for resolution of any disputes, it is common to see wording such as “parties should file a lawsuit at the people’s court which has… LEARN MORE

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The Prosecution does not have a right to reply where an unrepresented defendant gives evidence without calling any witness

In the recent case of HKSAR v Leung Chun Kit Brandon, [2018] HKCFA 30, 4 July 2018, the Court of Final Appeal has clarified that the rule excluding the prosecution’s right of… LEARN MORE

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CW Advanced Technologies case highlights Hong Kong’s lack of statutory cross-border insolvency regime

In the past couple of decades, jurisdictions all over the world have been required to grapple with problems arising out of corporate insolvencies with cross-border elements. Solving… LEARN MORE

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Hong Kong Government awards first NEC4 Contract
12 September 2018, Construction, by Joseph Chung,

On 26 June 2018, the Hong Kong Government (Drainage Services Department) awarded its first NEC4 contract - a HK$6.8 million Professional Service Contract Option A to Black &… LEARN MORE

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