regulation

China’s blockchain seen as a push for greater control

The PBOC's plans to issue a cryptocurrency to replace fiat currency is seen as a move to regulate cash flow and to clamp down further on shadow banking. A policy adviser also couldn't resist a swipe at Facebook's Libra.
October 29, 2019

Why financial services face huge risks from AI

Although AI is seen as an opportunity to tap new investment and client opportunities, it could also be a minefield if the safeguards are insufficient, a new study suggests.
October 28, 2019

Wither short selling in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong’s stock market is becoming increasingly immune to short-seller attacks. Listed companies are better prepared and the regulator is also keeping a close eye.
August 01, 2019