The fifth Hong Kong-Switzerland Financial Dialogue was held virtually today (27 January). The Dialogue, co-organised by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the State Secretariat for International Finance (SIF) under the Federal Department of Finance of Switzerland, aims to foster financial services collaboration between Hong Kong and Switzerland and facilitate exchange of views on important issues surrounding the global financial system.
The Dialogue was chaired by Mr Edmond Lau, Deputy Chief Executive of the HKMA, and Ambassador Stefan Flückiger, Deputy State Secretary for International Finance, at the Federal Department of Finance of Switzerland. Representatives from the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), the Swiss National Bank (SNB), SIF, HKMA and Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) also attended this bilateral dialogue. Participants from Hong Kong and Switzerland discussed regional and domestic outlook and policy challenges, as well as the latest development and potential collaboration in the areas of (i) Fintech, (ii) wealth management, and (iii) sustainable finance.
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
27 January 2022