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16 Aug 2017Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 July 2017
15 Jun 2017Adjustment of the Base Rate
7 Jun 2017Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 27 April 2017
19 May 2017Prudential Measures for Property Mortgage Loans
16 Mar 2017Adjustment of the Base Rate
17 Feb 2017Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 January 2017
15 Dec 2016Adjustment of the Base Rate
1 Dec 2016Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 17 October 2016
25 Jul 2016Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 14 June 2016
6 Jun 2016Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 25 April 2016
16 Feb 2016Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 January 2016
17 Dec 2015Adjustment of the Base Rate
9 Dec 2015Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 29 October 2015
10 Aug 2015Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 3 July 2015
8 Jun 2015Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 30 April 2015
16 Feb 2015Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 January 2015
15 Dec 2014Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 4 November 2014
11 Aug 2014Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 3 July
9 Jun 2014Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 2 May 2014
17 Feb 2014Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 9 January 2014
3 Dec 2013Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 24 October 2013
19 Aug 2013Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 11 July 2013
10 Jun 2013Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 30 April 2013
15 Feb 2013Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 9 January 2013
4 Dec 2012Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 25 October 2012
13 Aug 2012Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 July 2012
12 Jun 2012Press Statement – Linked Exchange Rate System
8 Jun 2012Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 2 May 2012
22 Feb 2012Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 12 January 2012
15 Nov 2011Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 6 October 2011
12 Aug 2011Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 July 2011
19 May 2011Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 April 2011
2 Mar 2011Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 20 January 2011
2 Dec 2010Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 21 October 2010
23 Aug 2010Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 27 July 2010
4 Jun 2010Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 29 April 2010
3 Feb 2010Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 18 January 2010
12 Nov 2009Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 16 October 2009
6 Aug 2009Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 24 July 2009
13 May 2009Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 17 April 2009
8 Jan 2009Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 December 2008
17 Dec 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
30 Oct 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
10 Oct 2008Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 5 September 2008
9 Oct 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
8 Oct 2008HKMA to adjust the formula for determination of the Base Rate
5 Sep 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
11 Aug 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
25 Jul 2008Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 20 June 2008
6 Jun 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
2 May 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
2 May 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
3 Apr 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
19 Mar 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
11 Mar 2008Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 20 February 2008
4 Feb 2008Report on Currency Board Operations
31 Jan 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
23 Jan 2008Adjustment of the Base Rate
11 Jan 2008Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 December 2007
12 Dec 2007Adjustment of the Base Rate
4 Dec 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
31 Oct 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Oct 2007Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 September 2007
30 Aug 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
3 Aug 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
27 Jun 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
8 Jun 2007Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 25 May 2007
26 Apr 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Apr 2007Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 2 March 2007
1 Mar 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
5 Feb 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
3 Jan 2007Report on Currency Board Operations
5 Dec 2006Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 23 November 2006
3 Nov 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
5 Oct 2006Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 1 September 2006
4 Sep 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
1 Aug 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Jul 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
5 Jun 2006Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 2 May 2006
3 May 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Apr 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
3 Mar 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
1 Feb 2006Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 6 January 2006
3 Jan 2006Report on Currency Board Operations
1 Dec 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 4 November 2005
3 Nov 2005Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Sep 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 14 September 2005
2 Sep 2005Report on Currency Board Operations
15 Jul 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 4 July 2005
4 Jul 2005Report on Currency Board Operations
3 Jun 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 13 May 2005
18 May 2005Refinements to the Operation of the Linked Exchange Rate System
3 May 2005Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Apr 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 4 March 2005
1 Mar 2005Report on Currency Board Operations
28 Jan 2005Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Currency Board Sub-Committee held on 7 January 2005
30 Dec 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
26 Nov 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 November 2004
2 Nov 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Oct 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 September 2004
31 Aug 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
30 Jul 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 9 July 2004
21 Jun 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
1 Jun 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 7 May 2004
30 Apr 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
26 Mar 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 March 2004
1 Mar 2004Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Feb 2004Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 9 January 2004
19 Jan 2004Issues in Monetary Policy: Speech by Mr Joseph Yam
31 Dec 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Dec 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 7 November 2003
29 Oct 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Sep 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 September 2003
28 Aug 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Aug 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 4 July 2003
30 Jun 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Jun 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 2 May 2003
28 Apr 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
28 Mar 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 7 March 2003
27 Feb 2003Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Feb 2003Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 January 2003
23 Dec 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Dec 2002Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 1 November 2002
6 Nov 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
27 Sep 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Aug 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Jul 2002Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 July 2002
2 Jul 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Jun 2002Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 May 2002
26 Apr 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Apr 2002Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 8 March 2002
1 Mar 2002Report on Currency Board Operations
28 Jan 2002Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 4 January 2002
27 Dec 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Nov 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 2 November 2001
30 Oct 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
24 Oct 2001Joseph Yam reiterates no change on the Linked Exchange Rate System
28 Sep 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 12 September 2001
30 Aug 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
30 Jul 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on July 6 2001
29 Jun 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
4 Jun 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on May 4 2001
3 May 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
3 Apr 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 2 March 2001
26 Feb 2001Report on Currency Board Operations
29 Jan 2001Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 January 2001
27 Dec 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
27 Nov 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 2 November 2000
30 Oct 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
28 Sep 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 31 August 2000
4 Sep 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
2 Aug 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 July 2000
3 Jul 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
29 May 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 4 May 2000
2 May 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
27 Mar 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 March 2000
28 Feb 2000Report on Currency Board Operations
31 Jan 2000Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 7 January 2000
28 Dec 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 December 1999
1 Dec 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 5 November 1999
1 Nov 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 8 October 1999
27 Sep 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 3 September 1999
30 Aug 1999Report on Currency Board Operations
26 Jul 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 2 July 1999
29 Jun 1999Report on Currency Board Operations
31 May 1999Record of Discussion of the Meeting of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations held on 7 May 1999
26 Apr 1999A Record of Discussion of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations on 9 April 1999
31 Mar 1999Convertibility Rate, Backing Arrangement for Coins and Treatment of Interest Payments on Exchange Fund Paper
22 Mar 1999A Record of Discussion of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations on 5 March 1999
1 Mar 1999A Record of Discussion of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee Sub-Committee on Currency Board Operations on 2 February 1999
15 Feb 1999Forecast Change in the Aggregate Balance
1 Feb 1999Backing Arrangement for Coins in Circulation and Interest Payments on Exchange Fund Bills and Notes
26 Nov 1998Exchange Rate Under Convertibility Undertaking, Base Rate Determination and Publication of Minutes of the EFAC Sub-committee on Currency Board Operations
25 Nov 1998Publication of the Monetary Base
14 Sep 1998Convertibility Undertaking
5 Sep 1998Strengthening of Currency Board Arrangements in Hong Kong
15 Jun 1998The Hong Kong SAR Government is Fully Committed to the Linked Exchange Rate System
11 Jun 1998Greater Transparency on HKMA's Market Activities
4 Dec 1997Recognition of Fitch IBCA's Ratings for LAF Purpose
23 Oct 1997HKMA's statement on Liquidity Adjustment Facility
15 Sep 1997Recognition of TBW's Ratings for LAF Purpose
26 Mar 1997HKMA to raise interest rates by 25 basis points
Last revision date: 16 August 2017
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