HSBC brings new platform solutions to ETF issuers

The integration of features such as distributed market infrastructure (DMI) technology from Calastone will also strengthen HSBC’s global ETF services with real-time connectivity to market updates.
August 22, 2023

Real world solutions for Hong Kong’s virtual ambitions

Hong Kong’s undertaking for cryptocurrencies challenges Singapore’s endeavours as Asia’s virtual asset hub. But the city’s new enthusiasm comes amid contagion worries surrounding the collapse of trading platform FTX, which galvanises traditional regulatory support for new digital money.
March 28, 2023

Through train not a steamroller, says CSOP

The Hong Kong-Shanghai through train is not due to arrive until October, but CSOP chief exec Ding Chen says it is already drawing interest in renminbi products.
August 13, 2014

UBS fraud likely to reveal management failures, again

Although there are still many unknowns about the alleged trading fraud at UBS, poor human supervision and too much reliance on electronic systems are likely to be key failures, according to Kroll's Richard Abbey.
September 20, 2011

Gilt hedged

Investors worried about the inflationary effect of so many stimulus plans should buy gold, the World Gold Council says.
July 26, 2009

Investors are going for gold

The World Gold CouncilÆs Marcus Grubb explains why gold typically shines in a global crisis and why the upside has been somewhat capped in the current downturn.
November 26, 2008

CIMB launches Asean ETF

CIMB launches exchange-traded fund to attract institutional and private investors.
September 25, 2006