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31 Dec 1998Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation
31 Dec 1998Year 2000 Problem
30 Dec 1998Monetary Statistics for November 1998
29 Dec 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for November 1998
18 Dec 1998APEC Workshop on Development of Domestic Bond Markets
18 Dec 1998Hong Kong Banking Sector Consultancy Study: Hong Kong Banking into the New Millennium
17 Dec 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
15 Dec 1998Statement by Mr. T.L. Yang, Chairman of Exchange Fund Investment Limited
7 Dec 1998HKMA receives certification for its rigorous treatment of the Year 2000 problem
3 Dec 1998Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation - Mortgage Guarantee Scheme
3 Dec 1998Activation of IMF's New Arrangements to Borrow
30 Nov 1998Monetary Statistics for October 1998
27 Nov 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for October 1998
27 Nov 1998HKMA's 1997 Annual Report has won Gold Award
26 Nov 1998Exchange Rate Under Convertibility Undertaking, Base Rate Determination and Publication of Minutes of the EFAC Sub-committee on Currency Board Operations
26 Nov 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
26 Nov 1998Tender for the Sixth Issue of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
25 Nov 1998Publication of the Monetary Base
19 Nov 1998No new aid committed by the HKSAR Government
17 Nov 1998Merger of Land Fund Assets into Exchange Fund
16 Nov 1998Appointment of Mr Guy Meredith as Executive Director of HKMA
5 Nov 1998Tender for the Fifth Issue of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
4 Nov 1998Tender for the Twenty-Third Issue of 2-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Wednesday, 11 November 1998
30 Oct 1998Monetary Statistics for September 1998
26 Oct 1998Statement by Mr T.L Yang, Chairman of Exchange Fund Investment Limited
23 Oct 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for September 1998
22 Oct 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
22 Oct 1998Reduction in Mortgage Rate for Newly Originated Fixed Rate Mortgages
22 Oct 1998Granting of the transfer of the banking licence of Banco Exterior de Espana, S.A. to Corporacion Bancaria de Espana, S.A.
22 Oct 1998Appointment of Board of Directors of the Exchange Fund Investment Limited
19 Oct 1998The Hong Kong Banking Sector's Exposure to ITICs (excluding GITIC) and their Subsidiaries
16 Oct 1998Tender for the Twenty-First Issue of 3-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Friday, 23 October 1998
15 Oct 1998The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited - Inaugural Issue under the Debt Issuance Programme
15 Oct 1998Tender for the Second Issue of the Airport Authority Notes
14 Oct 1998Hong Kong's involvement in stock and futures markets well justified
29 Sep 1998Results of 1998 Survey of the Turnover of Foreign Exchange and OTC Derivatives Markets in Hong Kong
29 Sep 1998Monetary Statistics for August 1998
28 Sep 1998Granting of banking licence to Baden-Wurttembergische Bank Aktiengesellschaft
25 Sep 1998Granting of the transfer of the banking licence of Creditanstalt AG to Bank Austria Creditanstalt International AG
23 Sep 1998Appointment of Mr Tony Latter as Deputy Chief Executive of HKMA
23 Sep 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for August 1998
22 Sep 1998Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited - Capital Injection
21 Sep 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
14 Sep 1998Press Release : The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited (HKMC) made the following announcements today
14 Sep 1998Convertibility Undertaking
10 Sep 1998Tender for the Fourth Issue of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
5 Sep 1998Strengthening of Currency Board Arrangements in Hong Kong
1 Sep 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
31 Aug 1998Monetary Statistics for July 1998
31 Aug 1998Year 2000 Bulletin
26 Aug 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for July 1998
19 Aug 1998ISO 9002 Certification on IT Related Services
18 Aug 1998Tender for the Twelfth Issue of 7-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 24 August 1998
11 Aug 1998Granting of banking licence to Erste Bank der oesterreichischen Sparkassen AG
3 Aug 1998Tender for the Twenty-Second Issue of 2-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 10 August 1998
31 Jul 199870% Loan to Value Ratio
30 Jul 1998Monetary Statistics for June 1998
28 Jul 1998Withdrawal of the HKMA's 40% guideline
28 Jul 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for June 1998
23 Jul 1998Exchange Fund Figures as at end-June 1998 Announced
23 Jul 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
20 Jul 1998Tender for the Eighth Issue of 10-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 27 July 1998
13 Jul 1998Tender for the Twentieth Issue of 3-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 20 July 1998
12 Jul 1998Second Meeting of the Working Party on Transparency and Accountability
11 Jul 1998BIS's First Overseas Office Opened in Hong Kong
10 Jul 1998Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Forward Commitment Facility
2 Jul 1998Tender for the Fifth Issue of Mass Transit Railway Corporation Notes
30 Jun 1998Granting of the transfer of the banking licence of Swiss Bank Corporation to UBS AG and revocation of the banking licence of Union Bank of Switzerland
29 Jun 1998Monetary Statistics for May 1998
25 Jun 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for May 1998
25 Jun 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
17 Jun 1998The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited - HKD 20 Billion Debt Issuance Programme
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
8 Jun 1998Tender for the Sixteenth Issue of 5-Year Exchange Fund Notes
5 Jun 1998Granting of the transfer of the banking licence of Kredietbank N.V. to KBC Bank N.V.
4 Jun 1998Issuance of the Hong Kong International Airport Commemorative Gold Coin
29 May 1998Monetary Statistics for April 1998
27 May 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for April 1998
22 May 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
22 May 1998Granting of the transfer of the restricted banking licence of CoreStates Bank, N.A. to First Union National Bank
21 May 1998Tender for the Third Issue of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
18 May 1998Tender for the Eleventh Issue of 7-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 25 May 1998
14 May 1998Tender for the Inaugural Issue of the Airport Authority Notes
5 May 1998HKMC 1997 Annual Report Published
4 May 1998Tender for the Twenty-First Issue of 2-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 11 May 1998
30 Apr 1998HKMA Urges ADB to Develop the Bond Markets in Asia
30 Apr 1998Monetary Statistics for March 1998
29 Apr 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for March 1998
29 Apr 1998Bilateral Linkage between the Central Securities Depositories in Hong Kong and New Zealand
27 Apr 1998HKMA 1997 Annual Report Published
23 Apr 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
21 Apr 1998Hong Kong Selected as BIS's First Overseas Office
20 Apr 1998Tender for the Seventh Issue of 10-Year Exchange Fund Notes
17 Apr 1998Hong Kong to Co-chair the G22 Working Group on Transparency and Disclosure
17 Apr 1998Tender for the Fourth Issue of Mass Transit Railway Corporation Notes
14 Apr 1998Tender for the Nineteenth Issue of 3-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 20 April 1998
7 Apr 1998New Measures to Ensure Year 2000 Readiness of Authorized Institutions
7 Apr 1998Recognition of R&I Ratings for LAF and Profits Tax Concession Purposes
4 Apr 1998Bilateral Meeting between Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Monetary Authority of Singapore 4 April 1998, Singapore
31 Mar 1998Appointment of the Directors of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Ltd.
31 Mar 1998Exchange Fund Reports Satisfactory Results in a Historic Year
31 Mar 1998Monetary Statistics for February 1998
26 Mar 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
26 Mar 1998Tender for the Second Issue of The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
25 Mar 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for February 1998
23 Mar 1998Consultancy Study on the Future Development of the Banking Sector in Hong Kong
18 Mar 1998Signing Ceremony of the Fixed Rate Mortgage Pilot Scheme
11 Mar 1998Inaugural Issue of the Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Notes Well Received
9 Mar 1998Participation by All Authorized Institutions in Credit Reference Agency
9 Mar 1998Tender for the Fifteenth Issue of 5-Year Exchange Fund Notes
5 Mar 1998Tender for the Inaugural Issue of the Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited Notes
28 Feb 1998Monetary Statistics for January 1998
26 Feb 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
26 Feb 1998Promotion of fixed rate mortgages
26 Feb 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for January 1998
25 Feb 1998Survey on Residential Mortgages in Hong Kong
16 Feb 1998IMF fully endorses Hong Kong's fiscal policy
16 Feb 1998Tender for the Tenth Issue of 7-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 23 February 1998
5 Feb 1998Hong Kong as a Virtual Financial City
5 Feb 1998Tender Results for Second Block of Mortgage Purchase by The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation
3 Feb 1998The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited -- Tender Notice for Mortgage Purchase
2 Feb 1998Tender for the Twentieth Issue of 2-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 9 February 1998
26 Jan 1998Monetary Statistics for December 1997
26 Jan 1998Residential Mortgage Survey Results for December 1997
23 Jan 1998Recognition of Thomson BankWatch for Profits Tax Concession Scheme
23 Jan 1998Revolving Credit Facility for the HKMC
22 Jan 1998Hong Kong's Latest Foreign Currency Assets Figures Released
13 Jan 1998Tender for the Sixth Issue of 10-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 19 January 1998
12 Jan 1998Press Statement
6 Jan 1998The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited HK$20 Billion Note Issuance Programme
5 Jan 1998Tender for the Eighteenth Issue of 3-Year Exchange Fund Notes to be held on Monday, 12 January 1998
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