The webinar will cover the following topics and participants may enrol via the registration page.
Fund entities that can be used for cryptocurrency funds
Marketing and manging funds in Hong Kong
Cryptocurrency regulations in Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands
Virtual asset service providers in Hong Kong
The future of digital assets in Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands
We are pleased to announce that Charltons has been named the “Boutique Transactional Law Firm of the Year” at the ALB Hong Kong Law Awards 2020.
Hong Kong’s SFC will raise the entry and ongoing competency standards for licensed and registered individuals of licensed corporations and registered institutions from 1 January 2022.
The SFC and SEC announced that the Hong Kong-Thailand Mutual Recognition of Funds scheme (the MRF) came into force on 17 June 2021.
Hong Kong will introduce a new 2-tier registration regime for dealers in precious metals and stones under amendments to the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing Ordinance
The High Court dismissed Bolina’s application for judicial review of the HKEX’s decision to delist it under Listing Rule 6.01A for failing to meet the conditions for resumption of trading
The HKEX and SFC issued a Joint Statement on suspected misconduct in Hong Kong IPOs and their approach to tackling attempts to artificially meet the listing requirements or manipulate the share price
Changes to the HKEX Listing Rules relating to HKEx’s disciplinary powers and sanctions will take effect on 3 July 2021 increasing the range of sanctions and of individuals subject to disciplinary action
HKEX’s Main Board profit requirement will rise to HK$80 mln over 3 years (with HK$35 in the most recent year and an aggregate of HK$45 mln for the 2 preceding years) from 1 Jan 2022
The Hong Kong Government subsidies announced by the SFC for the establishment of Hong Kong open-ended fund companies and the establishment and listing of Hong Kong real estate investment trusts
Hong Kong’s FSTB issued its Consultation Conclusions on introducing a licensing regime for Virtual Asset Exchanges on 21 May 2021. Only professional investors will have access to licensed exchanges
Charltons responded on behalf of four Hong Kong sponsors to the SFC’s Consultation on the Proposed Code of Conduct on Bookbuilding and Placing Activities and (ii) the “Sponsor Coupling” Proposal
HKEX’s Consultation Paper on the Listing Regime for Overseas Issuers would expand its secondary listing regime for overseas-listed Chinese companies in traditional sectors.