NGO governance

NGO governance

In an interview with CSj, Chua Hoi Wai, Chief Executive, The Hong Kong Council of Social Service, discusses the challenges facing NGO boards in Hong Kong. Many thanks for giving us this interview – could we start by discussing what constitutes good governance for...
Hong Kong Competition Ordinance: so far and what's next?

Hong Kong Competition Ordinance: so far and what's next?

Since the Hong Kong Competition Ordinance took full effect on 14 December 2015, the Competition Commission has gradually shifted to a harder line enforcement style. Alastair Mordaunt, Partner; and Joy Wong, Associate; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, look at the...
ACRU 2017 – your questions answered

ACRU 2017 – your questions answered

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) responds to questions raised during the Institute’s latest Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update seminar, held in June this year. How does the SFC identify cases of misleading information disclosure? What standards...
Sanctions compliance – The bare minimum isn’t enough

Sanctions compliance – The bare minimum isn’t enough

Eric Sohn, Director of Business Product, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, New York, warns against trying to scrape by with a minimal sanctions compliance programme. When faced with sanctions compliance requirements, many firms focus on ‘requirements’ so as to...
Hong Kong's new beneficial ownership regime – an analysis

Hong Kong's new beneficial ownership regime – an analysis

Dr Raymond Chan, Associate Professor; and Dr Angus Young, Senior Lecturer; Hong Kong Baptist University, take a look at Hong Kong’s proposed beneficial ownership regime and its implications for governance professionals. Anti-money laundering (AML) measures are...
CSj August 2017 (pdf version)

CSj August 2017 (pdf version)

Ethical Governance – Keeping companies on track Click the cover image below to view or download a pdf of the full...