He obtained his LL.B. from Buckingham University and LL.M. from King’s College, University of London and is a Senior Fellow at The University of Hong Kong. He is qualified to practice law in Hong Kong and England & Wales.
Hontex International Holdings Co. sought to halt a lawsuit seeking compensation for investors who, Hong Kong’s securities regulator said, were misled by the Chinese fabric maker in its listing prospectus.
The rule, if it goes ahead, could scupper a $7.3 billion bid by Singapore's DBS Group Holdings for Indonesia's Bank Danamon.
“I don’t think that now that judgment has been rendered by the impeachment court, these processes will also terminate,” Abad said in a text message to the Philippine Daily Inquirer.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. faces a new regulatory headache, as Japan's securities watchdog is probing the company for possibly leaking insider information, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Ex-UBS employees, including former Managing Director Sachin Karpe, are accused of unauthorised transactions on 39 client accounts, of which 21 reported substantial losses.
The multiple-license system will replace the existing practice of banks requiring just a single license, after which they have widespread freedom in conducting their business, constrained only by the nation’s banking law.
Private companies would be allowed to buy into banks through private stock placements, new share subscriptions, equity transfers, mergers and acquisitions, the official China Daily said, citing the China Banking Regulatory Commission.
India's S&R Associates has increased the number of its partners from five to seven with the promotions of Venkatesh Vijayaraghavan in New Delhi and Bhakta Patnaik in Mumbai. The promotions were the first for the firm since 2008. Patnaik, who was