Expat News Tagged 'capital markets'

Hong Kong Futures Approved For US Investors

Hong Kong Futures Approved For US Investors

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 26 September, 2013

The Hong Kong Futures Exchange, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited, has announced that American investors can now trade its futures contracts directly from within the United States, after they were certified by the US' Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Read full story »

Tags: Currency | investment | capital markets | China | offshore | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | United States | alternative investment | Expats | Invest

 

Asia Region Funds Passport To Be Developed

Asia Region Funds Passport To Be Developed

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 September, 2013

On September 20 in Bali, Indonesia, the Finance Ministers of Singapore, Australia, South Korea and New Zealand signed a statement for the joint development of the Asia Region Funds Passport, which will facilitate the cross-border offering of funds in Asia. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | capital markets | investment funds | Australia | Philippines | Singapore | Taiwan | Thailand | Hong Kong | Indonesia | Korea, South | Malaysia | New Zealand | Japan | Vietnam | Expats | Invest

 

Hong Kong, EU Sign AIFM MOU

Hong Kong, EU Sign AIFM MOU

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 September, 2013

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission has entered into memoranda of understanding with the competent authorities of the European Union and European Economic Area countries, concerning consultation, cooperation and the exchange of information related to the supervision of alternative investment fund managers. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | law | capital markets | investment funds | offshore | agreements | memorandum of understanding (MOU) | Hong Kong | standards | regulation | alternative investment | European Union (EU) | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

Italy Introduces The First Derivative FTT

Italy Introduces The First Derivative FTT

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 04 September, 2013

The Italian financial transaction tax, which began to be levied on March 1, 2013 on transactions in shares issued by Italian-resident companies, has, from September 1, become the first to be extended to financial derivatives. Read full story »

Tags: tax | investment | capital markets | equity investment | tobin tax | stock exchanges | tax rates | Italy | alternative investment | Expats

 

HKEx Sees Substantial Rise In Transaction Turnover

HKEx Sees Substantial Rise In Transaction Turnover

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 19 August, 2013

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing recorded a total income of HKD4.44bn in the first half of 2013, up 18 percent over a year earlier, boosted by significant increases to trading fees received following higher trading volumes. Read full story »

Tags: Finance | investment | business | capital markets | investment funds | equity investment | China | fees | offshore | stock exchanges | Hong Kong | currency | alternative investment | Expats | Personal Finance

 

 




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