Finance for sustainability

Finance for sustainability

Can green finance be a game changer? CSj takes a look at the growing green finance sector in Mainland China and Hong Kong. As global temperatures and sea levels are rising, so is the pressure on world leaders to actually do something about it. A United Nations (UN)...
Leading the governance change

Leading the governance change

Peter Greenwood FCIS FCS, former Company Secretary and Corporate Counsel of CLP Holdings and the winner of the HKICS Prize 2018, highlights the advantages of being a governance first mover. Congratulations on receiving the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries...
Green finance: an SFC view

Green finance: an SFC view

CSj interviews Julia Leung, Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Intermediaries, Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), on the potential for developing Hong Kong as a green finance centre. What is the underlying rationale for pushing green...
提高管治標杆

提高管治標杆

今年1月17日,香港特許秘書公會周年圓桌會議順利在香港召開,會議重點討論了近期監管機構對香港企業管治守則的修訂,包括董事問責制和董事會多樣性等,以進一步提升香港企業管治水準。 每年,香港特許秘書公會(公會)都會在香港和內地城市,舉辦五次董秘圓桌會議,通過專家分享和討論,協助內地和香港會員了解內地和香港監管環境的變化。...
Raising the governance bar

Raising the governance bar

The latest Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries Company Secretary/Board Secretary Roundtable meeting, held on 17 January in Hong Kong, focused on recent amendments to Hong Kong’s governance regime designed to raise standards in a range of areas from directors’...
Cyber risk – are you a  weak link?

Cyber risk – are you a weak link?

It is essential for directors to set the tone from the top for a strong cyber risk management culture, but a recent Diligent survey indicates that, when it comes to digital security, their own practices often aren’t keeping pace. Directors guide the success of...
CSj March 2019 (pdf version)

CSj March 2019 (pdf version)

Green finance – Will it be a game changer? Click the cover image below to view or download a pdf of the full...