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SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS AND FINANCE THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG FINA0501 Asian Financial Institutions First Semester 2010-2011 Dr. Patrick Leung SECOND WEEK READING ASSIGNMENTS Hong Kong Financial System in Motion, Section I, pp.1-6 (ON RESERVE) - introduction to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority Hong Kong Financial System (1991), Chapter 5 (ON RESERVE) - banking regulation in Hong Kong Hong Kong Banking: System and Practice, Chapter 3, pp. 34-50 (ON RESERVE) - banking regulation in Hong Kong
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HISTORY OF BANK REGULATION IN HONG KONG 1948 Bank Ordinance (vague and ineffective) 1961 Run on Liu Chong Hing Bank 1964 Banking Ordinance revised - Office of Commissioner of Banking formed - Min Capital requirement - Ratio requirement 1965 Ming Tak Bank and Canton Trust and Commercial Bank collapsed; run on other Chinese banks, Hongkong Bank acquired Hang Seng Bank 1965-78 Moratorium on new bank licenses 1967 Banking Ordinance revised, Banking Commissioner powers enhanced, min cap requirement raised 1982.86
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This note was uploaded on 02/23/2012 for the course FINANCE 0501 taught by Professor P.leung during the Winter '11 term at HKU.

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