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Eric Chan, Shook Lin & Bok, Jun 22, 2017

POs are increasingly being used to ensure integrity in Singapore’s financial services industry.

Ashley Dela Peña, Regulation Asia, Dec 22, 2016

MAS gained power as it sought to bolster Singapore’s reputation as a financial centre.

Chionh Chye Kit, Cynopsis Solutions, Sep 22, 2016

Recent events suggest not much has changed since the financial crisis, and a different approach is needed.

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Editors, Regulation Asia, Jun 28, 2017

Revised comingling rules would allow lenders to invest up to 10% of capital funds in non-financial businesses.

Private letter says several other regulatory timelines will also be altered; HKMA to also delay implementation.

Editors, Regulation Asia, Jun 08, 2017

Regulator cites growing number of new entrants, benefits of access to low-cost advice.

Editors, Regulation Asia, Jun 01, 2017

Stiffer requirements for retail dealing in unlisted derivatives; licensing exemption for remote clearing members.

Editors, Regulation Asia, Jun 01, 2017

Authority issues final fines against Credit Suisse, UOB; bans former employees of now-defunct private banks.

Editors, Regulation Asia, May 09, 2017

Bill extends MAS powers over financial institutions in distress and their counterparties.