How financial firms are fighting SARS

The financial services community has taken a proactive approach to fighting the virus at their Hong Kong HQs.

Last Tuesday, 17 major financial firms got together to discuss the SARS outbreak that has crippled Hong Kong over the last 10 days. Those present say they have rarely, if ever, seen the Territory's investment banks cooperate with each other and share information so freely.

All the major firms have initiated action to ensure the disease does not spread. So far no one at any of the major investment banks has contracted SARS.

Most have...

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