Articles with tag like: HKMA

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HKMA showcases 2-year roadmap to promote regtech adoption

News | Payments General | 03 Nov 2020

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has developed a two-year roadmap to promote regtech adoption in the Hong Kong banking sector.

Hong Kong, monetary authority, HKMA, regtech, banking

HKMA launches Commercial Data Interchange

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 03 Nov 2020

Hong Kong Monetary Authority has announced the establishment of an HKMA-led Commercial Data Interchange, or CDI, according to DigiFin.

HKMA, Commercial Data Interchange, API, Open Banking, fintech, data, CDI, consent, payments, data sharing

Hong Kong Monetary Authority selects ConsenSys for CBDC project

News | Cryptocurrencies | 28 Sep 2020

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has selected ConsenSys, a US-based blockchain company, to develop a central bank digital currency (CBDC) project.

Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, ConsenSys, blockchain, CBDC, central bank digital currency, cross border payments, Singapore

WeLab Bank launches virtual bank services

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 03 Aug 2020

WeLab Bank has launched of virtual banking services, making it the third virtual bank in Hong Kong to do this.

WeLab Bank, banks, banking, virtual banking, virtual banks, Hong Kong, banking licence, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, fintech, Fintech Supervisory Sandbox, debit cards, cards, payments, Faster Payment System, numberless card, MasterCard

PayMe sees massive increase in usage due to consumers shifting to online payments

News | Online Payments | 25 May 2020

HSBC's digital payment platform PayMe has reported an increase in usage, as consumers go online shopping for everything from face masks to virtual social games.

PayMe, HSBC, online payments, transactions , online shopping, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, COVID-19

SFC fines Mega International Commercial Bank with almost EUR 850.000

News | Payments General | 11 May 2020

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has announced that it has reprimanded and fined China-based Mega International Commercial Bank (MICBC).

SFC, Mega International Commercial Bank, MICBC, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, CISs, banks, China

IHS Markit buys Catena Technologies fintech

News | Payments General | 05 May 2020

UK-based global information provider IHS Markit has announced the acquisition of Singapore-based fintech Catena Technologies to provide global regulatory compliance to its customers.

IHS Markit, Catena Technologies, fintech, global regulatory compliance, SaaS provider, TRACE Reporting, G20 jurisdictions, ASIC, MAS, HKMA, EMIR, MiFID II, MarkitSERV, OTC trading

HKMA, PBOC team up on cross-border mobile payments and other financial services

News | Payments General | 20 Feb 2019

The HKMA and PBOC have reportedly decided to work together on the introduction of cross-border mobile payments and other financial services.

Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, Peoples Bank of China, PBOC, cross-border payments, digital wallets, mobile payments

HKMA issues guidelines on smart banking

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 13 Aug 2018

Hong Kong Monetary Authority has issued a set of guidelines on open API framework for banking sector to help lenders develop services for customers.

Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, API automation, API framework, smart banking, banking guidelines, fintech, Citibank, Citi

StanChart to apply for virtual banking licence in Hong Kong

News | Payments General | 11 Jun 2018

Standard Chartered plans to apply for virtual banking licence in Hong Kong, amid a rush by global banks to boost their digital presence to attract more young customers.

Standard Chartered, banking licence, HKMA, Hong Kong

Hong Kong, Singapore to connect trade finance platforms using blockchain

News | Cryptocurrencies | 27 Oct 2017

Hong Kong and Singapore have joined forces to work on a cross-border trade project based on blockchain technology by linking their trade finance platforms.

Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, Monetary Authority of Singapore, MAS, cryptocurrency, blockchain, trade finance, project, Asia