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Carlson Tong Ka-shing

Time for action on insurance investment-linked products

The best news heard last week is that our securities watchdog will look into the regulation of investment-linked insurance products - a good move that should have come earlier. But it is still not too late.

Tuesday, 26 February, 2013, 4:51am

Transparency may not always be a virtue

Full disclosure of company accounts the right thing to do but it is different story when it comes to stock market dealings.

26 Feb 2013 - 5:03am

Improvements urged on disclosure quality

The chairman of the securities regulator hopes Hong Kong-listed companies will disclose more relevant details in their corporate announcements more promptly, so as to match the best international practices.

25 Feb 2013 - 4:52am

SFC in talks on increased oversight of insurance, dark pool products

The regulation was needed in light of the growing popularity of such products in recent years, according to SFC chairman Carlson Tong Ka-shing. Tong said the SFC will also review the operation of dark pools, an electronic trading platform that may pose a threat to traditional exchanges, to determine whether it needs to impose more regulation to enhance transparency and investor protection.

25 Feb 2013 - 5:00am

Finding it hard to retire

When Carlson Tong Ka-shing retired two years ago as KPMG's chairman for China and Asia-Pacific, he was hoping to spend more time on the golf course and with his family. But those ambitions were dashed when he became non-executive chairman of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC).

25 Feb 2013 - 5:45am