A free-to-view gallery of photographs from the annual Asia Risk conference held in the Four Seasons hotel in Hong Kong on October 25, 2011
Hong Kong will “tentatively” introduce centralised clearing and reporting for OTC derivatives in January 2013, said Edmond Lau, HKMA executive director, at the Isda Asia-Pacific Conference 2011
Investors and issuers remain concerned about China's capital account liberalisation programme, and their ability to hedge longer-term risk
The computational requirements of Solvency II are driving the need for more computing power and data storage accessible on a scalable basis. Early adopters are leveraging cloud computing for their Solvency II implementation. Others are taking a more cautious approach, waiting for the industry to address key concerns such as security before they to embrace computing.
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Vontobel is expanding its presence in Europe by building a suite of products that aims to fill gaps in the market. Georg von Wattenwyl, the bank’s head of advisory and distribution of financial products, speaks to Sarah Nowakowska about Vontobel’s...
JP Morgan has made senior sales and trading appointments within its Asia fixed income team. Pranav Thakur will lead fixed income trading for Asia ex-Japan, while Sudhir Goel is named head of fixed income sales and structuring for Asia ex-Japan, replacing...
BlackRock has hired HSBC veteran Mark McCombe to succeed Rohit Bhagat as chairman of Asia-Pacific. Anita Fung, most recently head of global banking and markets for the Asia-Pacific, named chief executive of HSBC in Hong Kong
Hong Kong regulatory platform ready to approve RQFII products; China’s central bank says priority to be given to Hong Kong-based subsidiaries of mainland banks and fund managers
Currency-linked structures likely to become more popular in Hong Kong with retail investors. But take-up of volatility products is still muted despite erratic markets due to concerns about complexity, panellists say
SFC policy director says some product issuers still provide inadequate key facts statements
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.