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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - GOVERNANCE

    Britain's Financial Services Authority fines UBS £30m over rogue trader Adoboli

    Posted Nov 27th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... that it might have to increase capital levels for operational risks as regulators levied penalties in response to Kweku Adoboli's US$2.3 billion trading loss. The Financial Services Authority ... and financial crime, said. "As a result Adoboli, a relatively junior trader, was allowed to take vast and risky market positions, and UBS failed to manage the risks around that properly. "We ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Financial services secretary defends Hong Kong dollar peg

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 02:52pm by Reuters in Hong Kong

    ... Reuters in Hong Kong HKMA intervened in market on three occasions on Thursday Hong Kong has no plans to change its currency peg against the US dollar, the financial services secretary said on Friday, dismissing talk of the authorities rethinking policy after being forced into heavy sales of the Hong Kong dollar to curb its strength. Chan Ka-keung, Secretary for Financial Services ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Cap on MPF fees not ruled out, says financial services minister

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Stuart Lau

    ... Phila Siu and Stuart Lau Financial services secretary will look at all options to bring down costs for savers Minister won't rule out cap on MPF fees Capping the management fees for Mandatory Provident Fund retirement accounts has not been ruled out, the financial services minister said yesterday. Chan Ka-keung, the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, said ...

  4. Toronto financial services industry ripe for Asian partnerships

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 03:41pm by Anna Mori, Michelle Phillips, Laleh Larijani and Christina Guindo

    ... Anna Mori, Michelle Phillips, Laleh Larijani and Christina Guindo Discovery Reports As a top 10 global hub and the second largest financial services centre in North America, Toronto is ripe for partnerships with Asian investors looking for stable global platforms. Toronto Financial Services Alliance (TFSA) can help develop East-West synergies. A public-private partnership, ...

  5. Ex-designer is ideally cut for financial services

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Stella Lee Wai-fun (right), president of Success Futures and Foreign Exchange, was a fashion designer before she joined the finance industry. She says she started with zero financial knowledge, but given her willingness to learn and share investment insights, Lee has become a respected name in the industry, giving investment tips on talk shows and publishing investment ...

  6. Magazines - Money - INVESTMENT ADVICE

    Partial to impartiality

    Posted Nov 19th 2012, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... director Hong Kong's disjointed regulatory framework overseeing the financial-services sector opens up loopholes for unscrupulous advisers to cash in on high-commission products, particularly ... into for a long period," says Todd Pallett, a partner and managing director of EXS Capital. The firm quotes an overall fee for financial planning services, ranging from US$2,000 to US$10,000 ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance

    Hong Kong on track to become top financial centre

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:37pm by Jeanny Yu

    ... in the financial world and a remarkable turnaround since the financial crisis. By 2015, the number of financial service jobs in Hong Kong, which was less than half the London number in 2005 – will have ... more dynamic growth of the Asian economies, which has created a booming demand for financial services”, the report said. ‘Much of this shift is inevitable as a result of the world’s changing ...

  8. Business - Money - FINANCE

    Hong Kong puts financial professionals to the test

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Wah-fung, newly elected legislator for the financial services sector, is among the older generation of brokers that has watched the industry evolve over the years. "When I joined the industry ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com A decade after licensing exams were introduced for the Hong Kong securities industry, even veterans of the sector are going back to class Financial ...

  9. Securities regulator to probe behaviour of financial institutions in IPO pricings

    Posted Feb 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren ren.wei@scmp.com Beijing has begun an investigation into the process by which initial public offerings (IPOs) of shares are priced. Institutions participating in pricing consultations will be required to file their research documents with the r ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance

    Confident HSBC expands prime services team in Asia-Pacific

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... directors for its Asia-Pacific prime services team in the past two months, undeterred by a shrinking market hit by the European debt crisis and global economic slowdown. The new hires brought ... from UBS, and Adrian Harrison, the former head of investor relations at hedge fund Keywise Capital Management (HK), as directors of prime services sales. David Streatfield joined from Deutsche ...




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