Stock Lending & Repo Transactions

Stock Lending & Repo Transactions   According to a recent Securities Lending Times newsletter, despite the downturn, Hong Kong is still the market leader in terms of the securities lending industry and this market has been picking up throughout the first half of this year. This is of course good news for Hong Kong and […]

Cultural Differences in Tax Planning

Cultural Differences in Tax Planning It is important to note that tax planning in itself is a must or has become a necessity, especially within the emerging Asian market. Hong Kong for example has now concluded almost 22 double taxation treaties that provide for exchange of information provisions. Hiding just behind a nominee or third […]