Ashley Alder, chief executive of Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission. The SFC plans to raise compensation payouts to investors caught up in brokerage collapses. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong regulator proposes tripling compensation to investors in event of brokerage collapse

Payouts could rise to HK$500,000 under the plan, while the regulator would also raise the threshold at which it imposes levies on transactions to replenish the compensation fund

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Ashley Alder, chief executive of Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission. The SFC plans to raise compensation payouts to investors caught up in brokerage collapses. Photo: Bloomberg
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