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16 May 2017PBoC and HKMA co-organise exchange for Hong Kong’s asset managers and owners
7 Dec 2016London-Hong Kong Financial Services Forum 2016
24 Oct 2016BoE-HKMA-IMF Joint Conference on “Monetary, Financial, and Prudential Policy Interactions in the Post-Crisis World”
1 Sep 2016Results of the Bank for International Settlements Triennial Survey of Foreign Exchange and Derivatives Market Turnover
16 Aug 2016HKMA welcomes the launch of Shenzhen-Hong Kong Stock Connect and enhancement to the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect
22 May 2015HKMA welcomes mutual recognition of funds between Hong Kong and the Mainland
27 Nov 2014People's Bank of China and Hong Kong Monetary Authority renewed Currency Swap Agreement
10 Nov 2014HKMA welcomes launch of Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect
31 Oct 2014HKMA joins SEACEN
23 May 2014Government welcomes IMF assessment commending Hong Kong's well-regulated and resilient financial system (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
14 Apr 2014HKMA-BNM Joint Conference on Islamic Finance
9 Apr 2014IMF praises HK's robust financial oversight and sound fiscal management policies (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
3 Dec 2013First meeting of the Joint Forum on Islamic Finance between Hong Kong and Malaysia
28 Aug 2013Strengthening Co-operation between the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Bank Negara Malaysia
18 Jan 2013IMF reaffirms support for Linked Exchange Rate system and HK policies safeguarding economic, financial stability (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
14 Dec 2012HKMA, SFC and OECD co-host a roundtable to promote development of financial consumer protection policies in Asia
13 Dec 2012HKMA-SFC-OECD Asian Seminar “Evolution of Financial Consumer Protection and Education in Asia” 13-14 December 2012
12 Dec 2012International Monetary Fund reaffirms support for Linked Exchange Rate System and praises Hong Kong’s economic and financial policies (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
9 Dec 2011International Monetary Fund backs Linked Exchange Rate system and Hong Kong's decisive actions to bolster financial stability (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
16 Nov 2011International Monetary Fund strongly endorses Hong Kong's Linked Exchange Rate system and effective policy framework (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
3 Dec 2010IMF welcomes Government’s measures to safeguard financial stability and supports Linked Exchange Rate system (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
18 Nov 2010IMF raises forecast for Hong Kong's economic growth and supports Linked Exchange Rate system (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
24 Mar 2010Chiang Mai Initiative Multilateralization (CMIM) comes into effect on 24 March 2010
28 Dec 2009The Establishment of the Chiang Mai Initiative Multilateralization (English version only)
3 Dec 2009IMF welcomes Government's efforts to sustain economic recovery and supports the Linked Exchange Rate system (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
3 Nov 2009IMF upgrades Hong Kong’s growth forecasts amid signs of recovery (Issued by the Hong Kong SAR Government)
23 Jul 200914th Executives' Meeting of East Asia-Pacific Central Banks (EMEAP) Governors' Meeting, 21-23 July 2009, Hong Kong
9 Dec 2008IMF commends Government's decisive actions to bolster financial stability and supports the Linked Exchange Rate system (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
11 Nov 2008IMF welcomes Government's measures to safeguard financial stability and supports the Linked Exchange Rate system (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
30 Oct 2008Statement by EMEAP Monetary and Financial Stability Committee 30 October 2008
5 Feb 2008IMF supports Government's policy to maintain Linked Exchange Rate and promote Hong Kong as an international financial centre (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
20 Nov 2007IMF supports Government's policies to enhance competitiveness and the linked exchange rate (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
9 Jan 20072006 International Monetary Fund Article IV Consultation - Staff Report, Selected Issues Paper and Public Information Notice (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
7 Nov 2006IMF commends HK's efforts in fostering strong market infrastructure and further financial integration with the Mainland(Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
14 Feb 20062005 International Monetary Fund Article IV Consultation -- Staff Report, Selected Issues Paper and Public Information Notice (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
8 Nov 2005IMF in strong support of Hong Kong's fiscal and exchange rate policies (Issued by Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau)
12 May 2005EMEAP Press Statement The Asian Bond Fund 2 has moved into Implementation Phase
22 Feb 20052004 International Monetary Fund Article IV Consultation -- Staff Report, Selected Issues Paper and Public Information Notice (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
16 Dec 2004HKMA welcomes the launch of the Asian Bond Fund 2
16 Nov 2004IMF supports Government efforts to ensure credible and lasting fiscal consolidation (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
15 Apr 2004EMEAP Press Statement EMEAP central banks announce the initial structure of the Asian Bond Fund 2
23 Dec 2003IMF forecasts growth of more than 4% for 2004 (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
27 Jun 2003IMF endorses resilience and soundness of HKSAR's financial system (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
2 Jun 2003HKMA welcomes the launch of the Asian Bond Fund
30 May 2003IMF's latest Staff Report on Hong Kong welcomed (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
25 Feb 2003IMF Mission forecasts a faster growth for Hong Kong in 2003 (Issued by Financial Services and Treasury Bureau)
15 May 2002IMF commends Hong Kong's approach in tackling cyclical downturn and structural adjustments (Link to FSB website)
5 Feb 2002IMF Mission supports the Government's policy framework to deal with challenges ahead (issued by Financial Services Bureau)
11 May 2001HKMA urges Asia to examine the usefulness of securitisation and credit guarantee for Asian bond issues
3 Mar 2001IMF commends HK's economic performance & fiscal policies (link to FSB website)
11 Jan 2001Formal Opening of IMF Sub-Office in Hong Kong
27 Sep 2000IFC/World Bank set up Joint Regional Office in Hong Kong (Issued by IFC)
24 Sep 2000IMF, IFC and IBRD Establish Offices in Hong Kong
7 May 2000HKMA urges the provision and use of credit enhancement facilities for Asian bond issues
21 Mar 2000Sixth Meeting of the Manila Framework Group 20-21 March 2000
20 Mar 2000Sixth Meeting of Finance and Central Bank Deputies Manila Framework Group (photos)
6 Mar 2000IMF Releases Upward Its Economic Forecast for Hong Kong
22 Sep 1999IMF Released "Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes" on Hong Kong
4 Aug 1999APEC Workshop on Development of Domestic Bond Markets
9 Jul 1999Fourth EMEAP Governors' Meeting
18 Dec 1998APEC Workshop on Development of Domestic Bond Markets
3 Dec 1998Activation of IMF's New Arrangements to Borrow
12 Jul 1998Second Meeting of the Working Party on Transparency and Accountability
11 Jul 1998BIS's First Overseas Office Opened in Hong Kong
30 Apr 1998HKMA Urges ADB to Develop the Bond Markets in Asia
21 Apr 1998Hong Kong Selected as BIS's First Overseas Office
17 Apr 1998Hong Kong to Co-chair the G22 Working Group on Transparency and Disclosure
4 Apr 1998Bilateral Meeting between Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Monetary Authority of Singapore 4 April 1998, Singapore
16 Feb 1998IMF fully endorses Hong Kong's fiscal policy
7 Nov 1997IMF Endorses Linked Exchange Rate System
21 Aug 1997HKMA to Join Other Monetary Authorities in Support of BIS Bridging Facility
11 Aug 1997Hong Kong's Participation in the Financing Package for Thailand
21 Jul 1997Preparations for World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings go smoothly
12 May 1997HKMA urges Asian Development Bank to facilitate regional financial intermediation
26 Mar 1997HKMA Signs Repurchase Agreement with Reserve Bank of New Zealand
25 Mar 1997More Sponsorship Secured for WBG/IMF Annual Meetings
25 Feb 1997HKMA - IMF Conference on Financial Integration in Asia and the Role of Hong Kong
28 Jan 1997Hong Kong Monetary Authority to participate in the New Arrangements to Borrow
27 Jan 1997Bilateral repurchase agreement signed between Korea and Hong Kong
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