New deputies, new bureaus in govt revamp plan

The Executive Council on Tuesday endorsed a government restructuring package that will add new deputies to the chief secretary, financial secretary and justice minister, as proposed by Chief Executive-elect John Lee. Lee told a press briefing that the new roles could strengthen the incoming administration's governance, adding that the deputies...

Showa Denko Announces 2022 First Quarter Financial Results

TOKYO, May 11, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2022 first quarter financial results.- 2022 First Quarter Consolidated Financial Statements and summaryhttps://www.sdk.co.jp/assets/files/english/ir/library/fss2022-1q.pdfThe Company also issued the following supporting release:- 2022 First Quarter Financial Results: Presentation Materialhttps://www.sdk.co.jp/assets/files/english/ir/library/pdf_presentation/results2022-1q.pdfAbout Showa Denko K.K.Showa Denko K.K....

ACAMS FinTech & Crypto Summit Outlines Strategies to Fight Financial Crime in Rapidly Evolving Sector

More than 35 subject-matter speakers from the public and private sectors to outline evolving regulatory priorities and institutional risks linked to cryptocurrencies, DeFi, ETFs, FinTechs, banks, sanctions, terrorism financing, human trafficking, and moreChicago, April 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) -- As part of its ongoing effort to educate compliance...

FinLocker Releases Web v3.0 with Improved Ability to Accelerate Consumer Mortgage Readiness and Increase Conversion for Mortgage Lenders

Upgraded FinLocker product experience features streamlined navigation, clear visualizations, and a refreshed design to provide consumers with an enhanced homeownership journey.ST. LOUIS, MO, April 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) -- FinLocker, a leader of digital, consumer-permissioned personal financial assistance tools that deliver hyper-personalized journeys, has released a significantly updated...

VC Holdings Announces 2021 Annual Results

Achieves Profit for the Year attributable to the Owners of the Company of HK$15.2 millionBroadening Revenue Streams and Bringing New Impetus for Sustainable Growth HONG KONG, Mar 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – Value Convergence Holdings Limited (“VC Holdings”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock Code: 0821.HK), a well-established and...

Govt plans to hold financial forum during HK Sevens

Financial Secretary Paul Chan said the government plans to hold an international financial forum during the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens tournament in November. Speaking on the RTHK programme Overview Policy, he said he expects to invite up to 200 top executives from the mainland and overseas to watch rugby, hold...

HK’s financial system resilient, says IMF

A report released on Tuesday by the International Monetary Fund gives an endorsement of Hong Kong's resilience as a major global financial centre during the pandemic. Based on research conducted in December, the report also commends Hong Kong's progress in addressing climate change over the last decade and its efforts...

ServiceNow Customers Empowered to Drive Better Risk-Informed Decisions across the Enterprise with the Latest Release of CadencyDirect

DALLAS, TX, Mar 4, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Trintech, a leading global provider of integrated financial close automation software solutions for the Office of Finance, today announced the latest release of CadencyDirect which extends digital workflows for the Office of Finance with journal entry automation. This provides...

Loans to be offered to moratorium-hit small landlords

Financial Secretary Paul Chan said on Saturday that the government was planning to offer interest-free loans to small landlords, who will be affected by his proposed moratorium on commercial rents. Under Chan’s latest budget, landlords will be banned from taking legal action against, or evicting, specified businesses which fall behind...