A QR code is displayed at the HKMA faster payment ceremony to promote the launch of the Faster Payment System on September 28. Photo; K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong halts e-wallet auto top-ups after user reports of missing funds

  • In a major disruption to the city’s plan to develop into a smart banking centre, the HKMA says it has ordered the shutdown of top-up features using the Faster Payment System to Octopus and other stored value cards
Topic |   Banking & Finance

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A QR code is displayed at the HKMA faster payment ceremony to promote the launch of the Faster Payment System on September 28. Photo; K.Y. Cheng
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