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An introduction to changes in the OTC derivative regulatory landscape from a global perspective

  • 13 Jun 2017
  • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Ashurst Hong Kong office (11/F, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong)
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The HKCCA’s Executive Committee invites you to the following presentation, hosted by Ashurst Hong Kong.

Evening Presentation

Food and drinks will be provided. 1 Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been accredited. New York and California Approved Jurisdiction policy may apply.

TOPIC:  An introduction to changes in the OTC derivatives regulatory landscape from a global perspective – Recent regulatory initiatives in the US, EU and Asia

Given that the regulatory requirements in the US, EU and Asia are developing at a different pace, we will briefly discuss the recent regulatory initiatives in the major jurisdictions including Hong Kong, and whether harmonisation of the OTC regulations could be achieved.

SPEAKERS: 

Christopher Whiteley

Partner, Asia Head of Securities and Derivatives Group, Ashurst Hong Kong

Chris specialises in OTC and repo transactions including hedging and complex strategic or funding transactions together with related credit support arrangements or other credit risk mitigants. He has practised as a derivatives lawyer in London, Hong Kong and Paris and has also spent a number of years at JP Morgan in London as part of the CVA team and as a structurer for the corporate derivatives desk. He was a delegate and involved in the drafting for the 2001 Vienna Convention on Assignments of Receivables in International Trade. He is recommended in a number of legal directories.  He is qualified in England and Wales and Hong Kong.


Zoe Lam

Associate, Securities and Derivatives Group, Ashurst Hong Kong

Zoe is a lawyer in the finance department of Ashurst Hong Kong. Her focus is on structured financing, debt capital markets and derivative transactions. Zoe finished her traineeship programme at Ashurst, during which she was seconded to the securities and derivatives group in London.



EVENT DETAILS

VENUE:
Ashurst Hong Kong office (11/F, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong)
DATE: 13 June 2017
TIME: 06:00 PM for registration and networking drinks
06:30 PM to 07:30 PM for presentation
RSVP: Please register your attendance online no later than  9 June 2017, Friday. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email events@hkcca.net and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend.


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Please note this event is exclusively for HKCCA members. If you are not an HKCCA member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact HKCCA Secretariat on info@hkcca.net or (852) 2516 7007.

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