Members of Hong Kong’s Mandatory Provident Fund scheme on average had assets of about HK$251,000 in their MPF accounts as of December 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
Members of Hong Kong’s Mandatory Provident Fund scheme on average had assets of about HK$251,000 in their MPF accounts as of December 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung

Hong Kong’s pension fund chief promises to initiate reforms as MPF managers urge further easing of investment rules

  • Fund managers want to launch products that can invest in high yielding assets such as Chinese bonds, commodities or sector funds
  • The MPFA in November relaxed rules allowing MPF fund managers to invest in shares of Chinese companies listed in Shanghai and Shenzhen

Topic |   Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF)
Members of Hong Kong’s Mandatory Provident Fund scheme on average had assets of about HK$251,000 in their MPF accounts as of December 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
Members of Hong Kong’s Mandatory Provident Fund scheme on average had assets of about HK$251,000 in their MPF accounts as of December 2020. Photo: Sun Yeung
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