Hong Kong Securities Regulator Accepting License Applications for Crypto Exchanges
02 Jun 2023
The SFC begins accepting applications for VATP licenses on June 1. King Leung, Head of Financial Services and Fintech at InvestHK, joined the interview conducted by CoinDesk to break down the state of crypto adoption and the enhanced regulatory regime in HK.
InvestHK announces launch of Global Fast Track 2023 with Global Scaleup Competition across 12 cities
31 May 2023
InvestHK announced today (May 31) the official launch of the 2023 Global Fast Track (GFT). The year-round fintech accelerator is established through three pillars - the Global Scaleup Competition, the Business Matching Platform, and the always-on GFT Alumni Programme.
Circular on transitional arrangements of the new licensing regime for virtual asset trading platforms
31 May 2023
The new licensing regime for centralised virtual asset trading platforms under the AMLO will come into effect on 1 June 2023. This circular sets out the transitional arrangements of the new licensing regime under the AMLO.
Key Updates: FAQ on Bank Account Opening for VASPs and Digital Assets Related Companies
23 May 2023
In collaboration with Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions on bank account opening for VASPs and Digital Assets-related companies. This FAQ will provide you with some useful information and tips.
SFC concludes consultation on regulation of virtual asset trading platforms
23 May 2023
The Securities and Futures Commission released the Consultation Conclusions on the Proposed Regulatory Requirements for Virtual Asset Trading Platform Operators Licensed by the SFC.
Key Updates: Policies and Regulatory Developments in Hong Kong
21 Mar 2023
Looking to scale your business in Hong Kong and beyond? Stay tuned to the key updates on the latest policies and regulatory developments in Hong Kong.
Invest Hong Kong unveils FinTechHK Community Platform and results of its Global Fast Track 2022
21 Dec 2022
InvestHK announced the soft launch of the FintechHK Community Platform, a centralised fintech platform to connect local and global fintech companies with Corporate, Investor, and Service Champions to foster vibrant growth of Hong Kong's fintech ecosystem.