News Updates

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2 Nov 2017

Stevenson, Wong & Co. Partner Mr. Eric Lui is reappointed as Observer of The Independent Police Complaints Council (IPCC)

We are delighted to announce that our Partner and Head of Banking and Finance Department Mr. Eric Lui has been reappointed by Secretary for Security Mr. John K. C. LEE as an observer of The Independent Police Complaints Council (“IPCC”) in November for a further term of two years. “It is my honor to be an Observer. I will keep my promises and do my best to perform the official duties.” Mr. Lui said.

25 Oct 2017

New Opportunities for Fintech Startups with Launch of Various Sandbox Initiatives

Financial technology, better known as Fintech, is making headlines around the world, especially with technologically conscious Chinese customers and businesses. Recently, regulators in Hong Kong have announced sandbox and other related initiatives aimed at Fintech firms. In general, the sandbox initiatives involve offering a more controlled regulatory regime for participating firms on the condition of having more clarity on the timing, scope and volume of services it can offer, making appropriate safeguards for customers, and accepting more supervision from the relevant regulators.