Australian regulator reprimands BNP Paribas over rate fixing

French bank BNP Paribas SA has been censured by Australian regulators after revealing its traders tried to influence the setting of the country's benchmark inter-bank interest rate, the latest in a string of scandals over global rates setting.


New financial reporting requirements for China

China has announced new reporting requirements for PRC residents – measures which also affect individuals residing in the country for more than a year and corporations registered in China.


Eversheds' former Asia chief moves out of private practice

Seddon, who left the UK firm last February, has moved out of private practice to take a corporate advisory role at Beaton, and to work alongside Hong Kong recruiter Jim Olivier to assist firms with lateral partner hires in the city.


Dubai Regulator Strengthens Links With Hong Kong and Asia

The forum was attended by 2,400 delegates from Asia, Europe and America, where finance ministers, central bankers, heads of governments and business leaders gathered to discuss economic developments and business trends in China and the rest of Asia.