Browsing the "Hong Kong" Tag

Huobi Plans Backdoor IPO Attempt in Hong Kong, Document Suggests

| David Pan

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi appears to be inching towards a reverse initial public offering, according to a filing with Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

abacus, invest

The State of Security Token Regulations in Asia

| Antony Lewis and Xiang Ying Cheng

Some Asian countries have gone a long way toward shoring up their rules and regulations around cryptocurrencies and security tokens.

Crypto’s Connection to the Hong Kong Protests

| Michael J Casey

An effort to change extradition laws in Hong Kong has sparked protests – and questions about digital privacy and the right to transact.

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Launches OTC Trading Desk for Digital Assets

| Yogita Khatri

Crypto exchange Bithumb has launched a global OTC trading desk for digital assets based in Hong Kong.

OKCoin Founder Buys Hong Kong-Listed Firm in $60 Million Deal

| Yogita Khatri

The founder of cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin has taken a step towards a reverse IPO with a $60 million acquisition in Hong Kong.

London Stock Exchange’s Trading Tech to Power New Crypto Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

The London Stock Exchange is providing its matching engine solution for a planned crypto exchange in Hong Kong.

OKCoin Founder Star Xu Seeks to Acquire Public Firm for $60 Million

| Daniel Palmer

OKCoin founder Star Xu may be seeking a possible backdoor IPO by buying a majority stake in a Hong Kong-listed company.

yuan, china

Chinese Crypto Billionaire to Help Lead Hong-Kong-Listed Blockchain Firm

| Yogita Khatri

Veteran Chinese crypto investor Li Xiaolai has joined a blockchain firm listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange as an executive director and co-CEO.

Hong Kong’s Securities Watchdog to Regulate Crypto Funds

| Yogita Khatri

Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission says it will bring crypto funds under its securities regulations to improve investor protection.

Hong Kong Stock Exchange Taps Digital Asset for Post-Trade Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange has teamed up with DLT startup Digital Asset to develop a blockchain platform for post-trade processing.