eSeminar - CPT Bearing

From Crypto to Virtual Assets: Journey towards a Regulated Asset Class in Hong Kong

Overview

This eSeminar is a recorded session of the webinar held on 29 July 2021.

Over the last few years, Hong Kong went from almost a regulatory vacuum to now having a functioning licensing framework under the Securities and Futures Ordinance (SFO) to regulate virtual assets. What has been changed? What is the road ahead from now for virtual asset service providers and investors?

 

Objective

By the end of the eSeminar, you will:
- Have a better understanding of crypto jargons and clear any confusion with facts
- Know the regulatory response

Content

1. Crypto Jargons - What they imply for investors and operators?
2. Risks - When we confuse jargons with facts?
3. Regulatory Response - How is regulations tackle risk underlying these situations
4. Future Landscape

Who should attend

Finance, technology, legal and compliance professionals

Speaker/Course Instructor

Gary TIU
Gary is currently the Head of Regulatory Affairs, Executive Director of BC Group. He has more than 20 years of experience as a corporate legal counsel, specialising in regulatory affairs and financial products.

Prior to joining BC Group, Gary served as General Counsel for Yunfeng Financial Group and Asia Head of Legal and Compliance for Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners.

Earlier in his career, Gary specialised in structured derivatives, private equity and managed investment products at Macquarie Group and CITIC Capital.

Gary also currently serves as General Counsel for Reorient Group.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of New South Wales.

Details

Code
TEEEC21001701
Venue
ePlatform
Relevant Subject
Type 1 - Dealing in securities
Type 2 - Dealing in futures contracts
Type 3 - Leveraged foreign exchange trading
Type 4 - Advising on securities
Type 5 - Advising on futures contracts
Type 6 - Advising on corporate finance
Type 7 - Providing automated trading services
Type 8 - Securities margin financing
Type 9 - Asset management
Type 10 - Providing credit rating services
Type 11 - Dealing in OTC derivative products or advising on OTC derivative products
Type 12 - Providing client clearing services for OTC derivative transactions
Language
English
Level
Hours
SFC:1.00, PWMA:1.00
Fees
All Member: HK$200
Staff of Corporate Member: HK$200
Non-Member: HK$400