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HKMA and the BIS Sign Operational Agreement on the BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Hong Kong SAR

September 23, 2019

The Hub will identify and develop in-depth insights into critical trends in technology affecting central banking; develop public goods in the technology space geared towards improving the functioning of the global financial system; and serve as a focal point for a network of central bank experts on innovation. Hub Centres will be set up in Hong Kong, Singapore and Basel, Switzerland, in the initial phase.

NZD remains 10th most traded currency

September 18, 2019

New Zealand dollar (NZD) remains the tenth most traded currency globally, according to a global survey by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).


September 16, 2019

the financial services sector has to see cybersecurity for what it is, a large scale operational risk deserving the utmost attention and thus develop the necessary systems and cultures throughout the sector to deal with this risk.