The Appleby team was led by Judy Lee, a Corporate Partner in Appleby’s Hong Kong office, assisted by Associate, Chris Cheng and Jo Lit. Pang & Co. (in association with Loeb & Loeb LLP) advised the Company as to Hong Kong law.
"These were retired people, they needed the interest, the income flow off their capital investment - that's the nature of it."
The Kwok brothers and the two other men were accused of conspiring with Hui, the city’s former chief secretary, to commit misconduct in public office, according to the charges.
“Together with concerns about the quality and extent of Manulife Asset Management’s record-keeping, these failures have jeopardised Manulife Asset Management’s capacity to ensure that recommended securities are suitable for each customer
To attract more private equity funds to domicile in Hong Kong, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah said the government would propose law changes to extend an exemption from profits tax for offshore funds that invest in overseas private companies and d