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Planto, Cogo partner to bring carbon footprint tool to Hong Kong...

Personal finance management app Planto has teamed up with carbon footprint tracking platform Cogo with the goal to promote sustainability within banks.

Digital wealth management solution Quantifeed scores Series C

Quantifeed, which claims to be Asia’s leading digital wealth management solution developer for financial institutions, has closed its Series C round on an undisclosed amount.

Hong Kong police arrest 17 over money laundering syndicate plan

Hong Kong police have arrested 17 people and broke apart a syndicate that has been laundering HK$97m over the past 16 months.

Hong Kong’s StockViva nabs $3m

Hong Kong-based StockViva, which offers a financial real-time analytics platform, has reportedly raised $3m in its Series A funding round.

Hong Kong-based Babel Finance closes Series A

Hong Kong-based Babel Finance has closed its Series A on $40m to support the development of its crypto finance platform.

HKMA proposes bank-like regulations on stablecoins

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has called for the regulation of fiat-currency backed stablecoins similar to that of banks.

Could 2022 be the year of the CBDC?

With the rise of cryptocurrencies showing no signs of slowing down, the growth of central bank digital currencies (CBDC) appears to be another trend on the ascendancy. Will 2022 prove to be a red-letter year for CBDC adoption?

HKMA publishes pilot climate risk stress test results

Climate risk stress tests by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) have found climate risks could cause significant adverse impacts on the banking sector under extreme scenarios.

HKMA to develop sustainable finance module for banking professionals

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) will develop a green sustainable finance module for banking practitioners following recommendations from Hong Kong’s Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group.

Hong Kong seeks global ESG standard adoption to reduce greenwashing

The chairman of Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has revealed the regulator is looking to adopt global ESG standards to prevent cases of greenwashing.

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