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22 Nov 2017Tender results of the re-opening of 5-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
17 Nov 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2017
10 Nov 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
20 Oct 2017Revised capital, liquidity rules and amendment notice under Banking Ordinance gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
19 Oct 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2017
18 Oct 2017Tender results of the re-opening of 5-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
13 Oct 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
19 Sep 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2017
12 Sep 2017The Monetary Authority suspends YIP Wai Pang for 18 months
8 Sep 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
6 Sep 2017Tender results of the re-opening of 15-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
17 Aug 2017Norman Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority visits bank branches to understand the progress of implementation of financial inclusion initiatives
17 Aug 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2017
11 Aug 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
19 Jul 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of June 2017
7 Jul 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
7 Jul 2017Resolution regime for financial institutions commences operation
19 Jun 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of May 2017
19 Jun 2017Tender of 10-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme to be held on Wednesday, 28 June 2017
9 Jun 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
19 May 2017Prudential Measures for Property Mortgage Loans
18 May 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of April 2017
17 May 2017Tender results of the 5-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
12 May 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
8 May 2017Tender of 5-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme to be held on Wednesday, 17 May 2017
21 Apr 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2017
13 Apr 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
11 Apr 2017The Monetary Authority reprimands and fines Coutts & Co AG, Hong Kong Branch (also known as Coutts & Co Ltd, Hong Kong Branch) for contraventions of the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing (Financial Institutions) Ordinance
6 Apr 2017Tender results of the re-opening of 5-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
17 Mar 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2017
10 Mar 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
1 Mar 2017Tender results of the 15-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme
21 Feb 2017Tender of 15-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme to be held on Wednesday, 1 March 2017
17 Feb 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2017
10 Feb 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
27 Jan 2017Monetary Authority Announces Countercyclical Capital Buffer for Hong Kong
19 Jan 2017Composite Interest Rate: End of December 2016
13 Jan 2017Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
30 Dec 2016Revised disclosure rules and amendment notice under Banking Ordinance gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
30 Dec 2016Designation of Domestic Systemically Important Authorized Institutions
19 Dec 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2016
9 Dec 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
17 Nov 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2016
11 Nov 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
1 Nov 2016e-Cheque Roving Exhibitions
19 Oct 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2016
14 Oct 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
20 Sep 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2016
9 Sep 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
12 Aug 2016Granting of banking licence to CREDIT INDUSTRIEL ET COMMERCIAL
12 Aug 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
22 Jul 2016Launching ceremony for joint e-Cheque clearing between Hong Kong and Guangdong Province
14 Jul 2016HKMA’s response on payment arrangements in relation to recent closure of a gym chain
8 Jul 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
24 Jun 2016Monetary Authority lifted the restrictions imposed on Melli Bank Plc under section 52(1)(A) of the Banking Ordinance
10 Jun 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
3 Jun 2016High-level seminar for independent non-executive directors of Hong Kong banks (Chinese version)
13 May 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
20 Apr 2016HKMA E-banking Alert: Beware of unauthorised share trading transactions
19 Apr 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2016
15 Apr 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
17 Mar 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2016
11 Mar 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
18 Feb 2016Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2016
15 Feb 2016HKMA’s response to the decision of the Board of HSBC Holdings plc to remain headquartered in the UK
12 Feb 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
15 Jan 2016Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
14 Jan 2016Monetary Authority Announces Countercyclical Capital Buffer for Hong Kong
11 Jan 2016Tender of 10-year Government Bonds under the Institutional Bond Issuance Programme to be held on Wednesday, 20 January 2016
31 Dec 2015Designation of Domestic Systemically Important Authorized Institutions
21 Dec 2015HKMA debuts Consumer Education Drama Series
17 Dec 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2015
11 Dec 2015Electronic Cheque (e-Cheque) Service Launching Ceremony
11 Dec 2015Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
23 Nov 2015Launch of Electronic Cheque (e-Cheque) publicity campaign
19 Nov 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2015
13 Nov 2015Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
23 Oct 2015Revised capital rules for banks gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
19 Oct 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2015
17 Oct 2015High-level seminar for independent non-executive directors of Hong Kong banks, 2015 (Chinese version)
9 Oct 2015Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
17 Sep 2015Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2015
17 Sep 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2015
11 Sep 2015Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
19 Aug 2015Granting of restricted banking licence to Goldman Sachs Asia Pacific Company Limited
19 Aug 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2015
14 Aug 2015Progress in the handling of banking complaints by HKMA
7 Aug 2015Engagement of Intermediaries and Sales Agents by Banks
31 Jul 2015Monetary Authority takes disciplinary action against State Bank of India, Hong Kong Branch for contraventions of specified provisions under the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing (Financial Institutions) Ordinance
29 Jul 2015The Monetary Authority suspends MO Wei for 10 weeks
17 Jul 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of June 2015
10 Jul 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
22 Jun 2015Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for First Quarter 2015
18 Jun 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of May 2015
12 Jun 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
19 May 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of April 2015
15 May 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
8 May 2015Consultation Conclusions on Enhancements to the Deposit Protection Scheme Released
17 Apr 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
17 Apr 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2015
30 Mar 2015Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Fourth Quarter 2014
19 Mar 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2015
16 Mar 2015Designation of Domestic Systemically Important Authorized Institutions (D-SIBs)
13 Mar 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
27 Feb 2015Prudential Measures for Property Mortgage Loans
23 Feb 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2015
13 Feb 2015Progress in handling of banking complaints by HKMA
6 Feb 2015Comprehensive Review of Code of Banking Practice
27 Jan 2015Monetary Authority Announces Countercyclical Capital Buffer for Hong Kong
19 Jan 2015Composite Interest Rate: End of December 2014
9 Jan 2015Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
23 Dec 2014Revised disclosure rules for banks gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
19 Dec 2014HKMA announces outcome of FX investigation
18 Dec 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2014
18 Dec 2014Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Third Quarter 2014
15 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (58)
15 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (57)
12 Dec 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
5 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (56)
4 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (55)
3 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (54)
2 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (53)
1 Dec 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (52)
28 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (51)
27 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (50)
26 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (49)
26 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (48)
26 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (47)
25 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (46)
24 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (45)
21 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (44)
20 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (43)
19 Nov 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2014
19 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (42)
18 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (41)
17 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (40)
14 Nov 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
14 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (39)
13 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (38)
12 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (37)
11 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (36)
10 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (35)
7 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (34)
6 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (33)
5 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (32)
4 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (31)
3 Nov 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (30)
31 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (29)
30 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (28)
29 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (27)
28 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (26)
27 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (25)
24 Oct 2014Revised capital rules and new liquidity rules for banks gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
24 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (24)
23 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (23)
22 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (22)
21 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (21)
20 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (20)
18 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (19)
17 Oct 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2014
17 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (18)
17 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (17)
16 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (16)
15 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (15)
14 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (14)
13 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (13)
10 Oct 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
10 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (12)
9 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (11)
8 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (10)
7 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (9)
6 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (8)
3 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (7)
3 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (6)
3 Oct 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (5)
30 Sep 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the financial market and banking system (4)
30 Sep 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the banking system and financial market (3) (updated as at 9:00a.m.)
29 Sep 2014HKMA’s update on the operation of the financial market and banking system (2)
29 Sep 2014HKMA’s Update Report on the operation of the banking system (1)
19 Sep 2014Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2014
18 Sep 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2014
17 Sep 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
16 Sep 2014HKMA Launches Video Series on Consumer Education
20 Aug 2014US action against Standard Chartered Bank
19 Aug 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2014
8 Aug 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
17 Jul 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of June 2014
11 Jul 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
24 Jun 2014Enhanced Competency Framework for Private Wealth Management Practitioners
19 Jun 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of May 2014
16 Jun 2014Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for First Quarter 2014
14 Jun 2014Drill on Business Continuity Plans of the HKMA and banks
13 Jun 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
19 May 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of April 2014
9 May 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
9 May 2014Upgrading of Mashreq Bank - Public Shareholding Company to a licensed bank
22 Apr 2014HKMA on RBS’s internal control failings
17 Apr 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2014
11 Apr 2014Progress on banking complaints handled by HKMA
27 Mar 2014HKMA Fun Day: Be a Smart Bank Consumer
19 Mar 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2014
18 Mar 2014Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Fourth Quarter 2013
17 Mar 2014Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
14 Mar 2014HKMA announces outcome of investigations into HIBOR fixing
10 Mar 2014Granting of banking licence to Ta Chong Bank, Ltd.
19 Feb 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2014
14 Feb 2014Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
17 Jan 2014Composite Interest Rate: End of December 2013
10 Jan 2014Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
7 Jan 2014Consultation on establishing an effective resolution regime for financial institutions in Hong Kong launched
19 Dec 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2013
17 Dec 2013Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Third Quarter 2013
13 Dec 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
11 Dec 2013Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment Service Jointly Launched by Banking Sector
25 Nov 2013HKAB issues Best Practice on NFC mobile payment in Hong Kong
22 Nov 2013HKMA Launches “Consumer Education Programme”
19 Nov 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2013
15 Nov 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
28 Oct 2013Treat Customers Fairly Charter Launching Ceremony
18 Oct 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2013
11 Oct 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
19 Sep 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2013
17 Sep 2013Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2013
13 Sep 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
19 Aug 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2013
9 Aug 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
18 Jul 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of June 2013
12 Jul 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
19 Jun 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of May 2013
19 Jun 2013The Monetary Authority suspends Sit Wai Hong for three years
18 Jun 2013Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for First Quarter 2013
14 Jun 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
20 May 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of April 2013
10 May 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
29 Apr 2013Code of Conduct for Benchmark Submitters to be gazetted
18 Apr 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2013
12 Apr 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
19 Mar 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2013
15 Mar 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
15 Mar 2013Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Fourth Quarter 2012
1 Mar 2013Advance Activation of Overseas ATM Cash Withdrawal Capability
22 Feb 2013Prudential Supervisory Measures for Mortgage Lending
19 Feb 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2013
15 Feb 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
6 Feb 2013HKMA’s announcement on measures to strengthen the HIBOR fixing mechanism
25 Jan 2013Hong Kong Banking Industry Enhances the Security of ATM Services Advance Activation of Overseas ATM Cash Withdrawal Capability
17 Jan 2013Composite Interest Rate: End of December 2012
11 Jan 2013Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
20 Dec 2012Order issued by the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission against UBS
19 Dec 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2012
17 Dec 2012Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Third Quarter 2012
14 Dec 2012Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
26 Nov 2012Report on the Review of Hong Kong Interbank Offered Rate
23 Nov 2012Progress of banking complaint cases of the HKMA
19 Nov 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2012
19 Oct 2012Hong Kong Banking Industry Introduces Enhanced Security Controls
18 Oct 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2012
18 Oct 2012Revised capital rules for banks to be gazetted (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
19 Sep 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of August 2012
17 Sep 2012Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2012
14 Sep 2012Prudential Supervisory Measures for Mortgage Lending
17 Aug 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2012
19 Jul 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of June 2012
17 Jul 2012Enforcement action against Société Générale by the SFC following the investigation of the HKMA
22 Jun 2012Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for First Quarter 2012
19 Jun 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of May 2012
17 May 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of April 2012
16 May 2012Market entry criteria revised for banking sector in Hong Kong
19 Apr 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of March 2012
19 Mar 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of February 2012
15 Mar 2012Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Fourth Quarter 2011
9 Mar 2012Banking (Amendment) Ordinance 2012 gazetted
2 Mar 2012Announcement by the Hong Kong Association of Banks to implement the third batch of credit card reform measures
17 Feb 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of January 2012
19 Jan 2012Composite Interest Rate: End of December 2011
19 Dec 2011Composite Interest Rate: End of November 2011
16 Dec 2011Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Third Quarter 2011
8 Dec 2011Banking (Amendment) Bill 2011 to be gazetted
25 Nov 2011Findings of Bank Sponsor Examinations
17 Nov 2011Composite Interest Rate: End of October 2011
19 Oct 2011Composite Interest Rate: End of September 2011
23 Sep 2011The HKMA suspends SO Yiu Wing and NG Chun Mi
19 Sep 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of August 2011
15 Sep 2011Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2011
18 Aug 2011Composite Interest Rate: End of July 2011
11 Aug 2011Memorandum of Understanding between the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the Taiwan Financial Supervisory Commission
19 Jul 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of June 2011
17 Jun 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of May 2011
16 Jun 2011Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for First Quarter 2011
10 Jun 2011Announcement by the Hong Kong Association of Banks to implement the second batch of credit card reform measures
10 Jun 2011Prudential Supervisory Measures for Mortgage Lending
1 Jun 2011Strengthening Security Controls for Automatic Teller Machine Services
24 May 2011Findings of Mystery Shopping Programme on Banks' Sales Practices
19 May 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of April 2011
19 Apr 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of March 2011
17 Mar 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of February 2011
15 Mar 2011Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Fourth Quarter 2010
17 Feb 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of January 2011
19 Jan 2011Composite Interest Rate : End of December 2010
30 Dec 2010Commencement of the Enhanced Deposit Protection Scheme
30 Dec 2010Expiry of the Full Deposit Guarantee and the Contingent Bank Capital Facility
17 Dec 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of November 2010
16 Dec 2010Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Third Quarter 2010
19 Nov 2010Prudential Supervisory Measures for Mortgage Lending
18 Nov 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of October 2010
19 Oct 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of September 2010
18 Oct 2010Independent auditors submit to the Monetary Authority interim findings in the section 59(2) report on Octopus Cards Limited
17 Sep 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of August 2010
15 Sep 2010Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong for Second Quarter 2010
19 Aug 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of July 2010
13 Aug 2010Prudential measures for residential mortgage loans
3 Aug 2010Monetary Authority approved the appointment of external auditors for preparing a report on Octopus Cards Limited commissioned under section 59(2) of the Banking Ordinance
22 Jul 2010Monetary Authority requires Octopus Cards Limited to submit report prepared by external auditors
19 Jul 2010HKMA statement on Octopus Card Limited
19 Jul 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of June 2010
23 Jun 2010Quarterly Statistics of Payment Cards Issued in Hong Kong
18 Jun 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of May 2010
19 May 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of April 2010
14 May 2010The HKMA suspends Ko Wai Ling for five months
19 Apr 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of March 2010
19 Mar 2010HKMA issues its Guideline on a Sound Remuneration System
18 Mar 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of February 2010
22 Feb 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of January 2010
19 Jan 2010Composite Interest Rate : End of December 2009
17 Dec 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of November 2009
20 Nov 2009The HKMA suspends Leung Wai Yu for three months
19 Nov 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of October 2009
7 Nov 2009Acquisition of United Commercial Bank
29 Oct 2009The HKMA consults on its draft Guideline on a Sound Remuneration System
23 Oct 2009Prudential measures for residential mortgage loans (RML)
19 Oct 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of September 2009
24 Sep 2009SFC prohibits Aaron Ko Wai Lun from re-entering the industry for 10 years
22 Sep 2009SFC prohibits Tong Dick Kwong from re-entering the industry for ten months
17 Sep 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of August 2009
19 Aug 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of July 2009
22 Jul 2009Tripartite working group on exit strategy for the full deposit guarantee
17 Jul 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of June 2009
13 Jul 2009Strengthening Security Controls for Internet Banking Services
18 Jun 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of May 2009
22 May 2009Monetary Authority revokes the direction on Octopus Cards Limited
19 May 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of April 2009
21 Apr 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of March 2009
26 Mar 2009HKMA to continue the provision of liquidity assistance to banks (Lender of Last Resort)
19 Mar 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of February 2009
19 Feb 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of January 2009
19 Jan 2009Composite Interest Rate : End of December 2008
18 Dec 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of November 2008
19 Nov 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of October 2008
13 Nov 2008Monetary Authority appoints a Manager to manage the affairs of Indover bank (Asia) Limited
6 Nov 2008Refinements to the measures for providing liquidity assistance to licensed banks in Hong Kong
24 Oct 2008Monetary Authority revokes the appointment of the Manager of Delta Asia Credit Limited
17 Oct 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of September 2008
14 Oct 2008FS' opening statement at press conference to announce measures to safeguard banking stability in HK (Issued by Financial Secretary's Office)
14 Oct 2008Financial Secretary announces new measures to support confidence in the Hong Kong banking system
30 Sep 2008HKMA to provide liquidity assistance to licensed banks in Hong Kong
25 Sep 2008Hong Kong's banking system operating normally today
24 Sep 2008HKMA says Hong Kong banking system is sound
19 Sep 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of August 2008
19 Aug 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of July 2008
4 Aug 2008SFC reprimands and fines Chris Chan Pak Kong
17 Jul 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of June 2008
25 Jun 2008Monetary Authority exercises powers under Section 52(1)(A) of the Banking Ordinance to impose restrictions on Melli Bank Plc
19 Jun 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of May 2008
19 May 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of April 2008
17 Apr 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of March 2008
19 Mar 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of February 2008
19 Feb 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of January 2008
17 Jan 2008Composite Interest Rate : End of December 2007
19 Dec 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of November 2007
6 Dec 2007Review of the HKMA's Work on Banking Stability
23 Nov 2007Commercial Credit Data Sharing to Cover Sole Proprietorships and Partnerships from 1 March 2008
19 Nov 2007Memorandum of Understanding between Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Financial Reporting Council
19 Nov 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of October 2007
18 Oct 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of September 2007
19 Sep 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of August 2007
24 Aug 2007Joint SFC/HKMA enforcement action - SFC bans Hung Sum Yee from re-entering the industry
17 Aug 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of July 2007
27 Jul 2007Statement Issued by Professor Chan Chi-fai, Advisor Appointed to Advise Management of Octopus Cards Limited
27 Jul 2007Independent Auditor's Report on the Operation of Add-Value Services through EPS and Octopus Cards Limited's Operational Risk Control
19 Jul 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of June 2007
20 Jun 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of May 2007
4 Jun 2007The Monetary Authority Suspends Chu Lai Kwan for Breaching the Code of Conduct and Internal Policy of Her Employer
30 May 2007HKMA Completes the New Public Disclosure Regime for Authorized Institutions
17 May 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of April 2007
19 Apr 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of March 2007
19 Mar 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of February 2007
16 Mar 2007Hong Kong Banking Sector's non-bank China exposures
15 Mar 2007Final rule issued by the U.S. authorities against Banco Delta Asia S.A.R.L. in Macau
21 Feb 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of January 2007
16 Feb 2007Monetary Authority appoints an Advisor to advise the affairs of Octopus Cards Limited
18 Jan 2007Composite Interest Rate : End of December 2006
16 Jan 2007Meeting of the Financial Secretary and the Chief Executive of Hong Kong Monetary Authority with People's Bank of China
19 Dec 2006Composite Interest Rate : End of November 2006
14 Dec 2006Code of Practice for Payment Card Scheme Operators
12 Dec 2006High-level Meeting on the Implementation of Basel II in Asia and Other Regional Supervisory Priorities
1 Dec 2006Banking (Capital) Rules and Banking (Disclosure) Rules
22 Nov 2006Implementation of FATF Special Recommendation VII on Wire Transfers
17 Nov 2006Composite Interest Rate : End of October 2006
27 Oct 2006Banking (Capital) Rules and Banking (Disclosure) Rules
23 Oct 2006Launch of the Hong Kong Dollar Credit Card Bulk Settlement
19 Oct 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-September 2006
19 Sep 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-August 2006
1 Sep 2006Consultation on Draft Banking (Disclosure) Rules
17 Aug 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-July 2006
3 Aug 2006Consultation on Draft Banking (Capital) Rules
19 Jul 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-June 2006
19 Jun 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-May 2006
13 Jun 2006Formation of Industry Working Group on Prevention of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing
18 May 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-April 2006
21 Apr 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-March 2006
17 Mar 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-February 2006
17 Mar 2006Basel II Compliance in Hong Kong
20 Feb 2006Executive Briefing Session on the Implementation of Basel II in Hong Kong
17 Feb 2006Composite Interest Rate : End-December 2005 and End-January 2006
8 Dec 2005Announcement of the composite interest rate
16 Sep 2005Monetary Authority appoints a Manager to manage the affairs of Delta Asia Credit Limited
6 Jul 2005Banking (Amendment) Ordinance 2005
15 Jun 2005Review of Terms and Conditions of Banking Services
30 May 2005Launch of Two-factor Authentication for Internet Banking
31 Mar 2005Update on Migration of Deemed Registered Institutions under the Securities and Futures Ordinance - End of Transitional Period
3 Mar 2005Banking (Amendment) Bill 2005
26 Oct 2004Commercial Credit Reference Agency Launched in Hong Kong
6 Oct 2004DBS Bank (Hong Kong): Incident Concerning Safe Deposit Boxes
3 Aug 2004Bank of China (Hong Kong) Ltd: Investigation into Alleged Unauthorised Distribution of Assets
8 Jun 2004Supplement to the Guideline on Prevention of Money Laundering
7 May 2004Revised Customer Educational Leaflet - "Internet Banking - Keeping your money safe"
5 May 2004Deposit Protection Scheme Ordinance
19 Mar 2004Information Leaflets - "Fighting Crime and Terrorism: How You Can Help"
23 Dec 2003Annual Self-Assessment on Compliance with the Code of Banking Practice 2002/03
25 Jun 2003Approvals by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority under the Banking Ordinance
16 Jun 2003Establishment of Commercial Credit Reference Agency in Hong Kong
11 Jun 2003External Auditor's Report on Bank of China (Hong Kong)
30 May 2003Guideline on the sharing and use of consumer credit data through a credit reference agency
16 Apr 2003Report of the Working Group on the Business Environment of the Stockbroking Industry
16 Apr 2003Deposit Protection Scheme Bill
1 Apr 2003HKMA register of securities staff of authorized institutions
28 Mar 2003Guideline on supervision of regulated activities of SFC-registered authorized institutions
13 Dec 2002New Memorandum of Understanding between the SFC and the HKMA
28 Nov 2002First Annual Self-Assessment on Compliance with the Code of Banking Practice
15 Nov 2002HKMA explains purpose of the 70% loan-to-value guideline on residential mortgages
22 Jul 2002Complaint handling procedures for bank customers
24 May 2002Issue of Guideline by the Monetary Authority in relation to Section 92(6) of the Banking Ordinance
10 May 2002Relaxation of Market Entry Criteria for Banking Sector
27 Mar 2002Second Public Consultation on Deposit Insurance
11 Dec 2001HKMA announces proposals to revise the market entry criteria for the banking sector
30 Nov 2001Removal of the Three-building Condition
15 Nov 2001Revised Code of Banking Practice
10 Oct 2001Refinancing of residential mortgage loans in negative equity
12 Sep 2001Concerted efforts to tackle consumer debt and bankruptcy (Issued by the Financial Services Bureau)
7 Sep 2001Deposit Insurance Scheme
3 Jul 2001Deregulation of Interest Rate Rules
19 Jun 2001Joseph Yam urges more attention to the question of banking consumer protection
24 Apr 2001Enhancing Deposit Protection in Hong Kong
9 Apr 2001Deregulation of Interest Rate Rules
23 Mar 2001Banking (Amendment) Bill 2001
15 Jan 2001Business Practices in Relation to Card Services
10 Jan 2001Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
5 Jan 2001Token and Stored Value Schemes
29 Nov 2000Issue of Guideline by the Monetary Authority in relation to Section 97(1) of the Banking Ordinance
10 Nov 2000The Banking (Amendment) Bill 2000
24 Oct 2000Enhancing Deposit protection in Hong Kong
5 Oct 2000Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
4 Oct 2000Business Practices of Authorised Institutions in Relation to Credit Cards
14 Jul 2000Consultation Paper on the Proposal to set up a Commercial Credit Reference Agency
7 Jul 2000Guidance Note on Management of Security Risks in Electronic Banking Services
23 Jun 2000Surveys on the financing situation of small and medium-sized enterprises
21 Jun 2000Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
30 May 2000Deregulation of Interest Rate Rules
19 May 2000Guideline on Corporate Governance of Locally Incorporated Authorised Institutions
5 May 2000Guideline on Authorisation of Virtual Banks
3 Apr 2000Consultancy Study on Enhancing Deposit Protection in Hong Kong
21 Mar 2000Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
20 Dec 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
17 Sep 1999Relaxation of the One-building Condition
1 Sep 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
14 Jul 1999Policy Response to the Banking Sector Consultancy Study
2 Jul 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposures to non-bank Chinese Entities
29 Jun 1999The Lender of Last Resort
7 May 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector Consultancy Study: Comments Received from the Public Consultation
6 May 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to non-bank Chinese Entities
22 Apr 1999HKMA statement on Ming Pao story
15 Jan 1999Hong Kong Banking Sector Consultancy Study - Consultation exercise on the detailed recommendations
18 Dec 1998Hong Kong Banking Sector Consultancy Study: Hong Kong Banking into the New Millennium
19 Oct 1998The Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to ITICs (excluding GITIC) and their Subsidiaries
31 Jul 199870% Loan to Value Ratio
28 Jul 1998Withdrawal of the HKMA's 40% guideline
23 Mar 1998Consultancy Study on the Future Development of the Banking Sector in Hong Kong
9 Mar 1998Participation by All Authorized Institutions in Credit Reference Agency
12 Jan 1998Press Statement
11 Nov 1997Financial Secretary's Statement on International Bank of Asia
10 Nov 1997International Bank of Asia (IBA)
10 Nov 1997Hong Kong Banking System Remains Strong
17 Oct 1997HKMA issued Revised Guideline on Prevention of Money Laundering
11 Jul 1997Issuance of the Code of Banking Practice
26 Feb 1997MOU signed between HKMA and AMCM
17 Jan 1997Consultation on Code of Banking Practice to commence
Last revision date: 22 November 2017
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