ASIFMA Paper on Best Practices for Digital Asset Exchanges

ASIFMA Paper on Best Practices for Digital Asset Exchanges

Published in June 2018, the ASIFMA Best Practices for Digital Asset Exchanges Guide was developed by Asia Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA) members in consultation with various market participants. Aimed at the digital asset exchanges and...
Hong Kong Crypto Regulation 2019

Hong Kong Crypto Regulation 2019

INTRODUCTION Since the launch of Bitcoin, the first ever virtual asset in January 2009, virtual assets have been on a roller-coaster ride. 2017 was the breakout year: at its peak in December 2017, Bitcoin was trading as high as US$19,783, up 1,824% from its price on 1...
IPOs vs ICOs – Are we missing out?

IPOs vs ICOs – Are we missing out?

HKEx as a Leading International Stock Exchange Hong Kong’s stock exchange (HKEx) is, of course, one of the world’s premier international stock exchanges.  HKEx was the world’s top IPO fundraising exchange in six of the past ten years and has raised over HK$2...