hong kong monetary authority

Hong Kong Monetary Authority steps up e-CNY pilot

In order to help residents use the currency in Hong Kong, the HKMA has linked the digital currency with the Faster Payment System. In addition, corporate use cases for cross-boundary trade settlement will be explored.
May 21, 2024

HKMA publishes findings of e-HKD pilot

Experts share insights around the value potential of a digital currency, following the HKMA’s publication of an initial report on the pilot.
October 31, 2023

HKMA launches e-HKD pilot

The regulator has teamed up with 16 market participants to explore the viability of CBDC implementation. However, questions around interoperability, monetary sovereignty and the role of the traditional banking system remain.
May 23, 2023

Asia learning to fight hackers

Banks must band together to identify and block sophisticated cyber attacks, writes Mark Clancy, CEO of Soltra. Cybersecurity issues to figure in Xi Jinping's state visit to the US on Thursday.
September 21, 2015