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Save the dateSep 19, 201712 PM - 1:45 PM Add to Calendar
Venue Location

The American Chamber of Commerce in HK

1904 Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Road
Central, Hong Kong

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Organizer

Organizer:

Contact Person: Natalie Yu

Phone: +852 25306919

Email: nyu@amcham.org.hk

Details

Early this year, Financial Action Task Force (FATF) updated their recommendation for International Standards on Combating Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism & Proliferation. Hong Kong SAR, a member of FATF, is obliged to comply with the new standards.

As a result, The Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau published the Consultations Conclusion on Legislative Proposals to Enhance Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing Regulation in Hong Kong in April. It extended the statutory customer due diligence (CDD) and record-keeping requirements currently imposed to financial institutions to DNFBPs which impacts lawyers, accountants and company secretaries.

During the session, Michael Lintern-Smith from The Law Society will share “Latest Regulation Update and Extension of Customer Due Diligence Requirements to Non-Financial Businesses in Hong Kong”. Then join by industry experts from EY, The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, Thomson Reuters and Tricor Group to discuss impacts to DNFBPs and industry best practices to comply with the standards.

First 15 minutes is for networking
Sandwiches and beverages included

Speakers
  • Daniel Warelis (Government and Regulatory Affairs, Asia-Pacific  at  Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Ltd)
    Daniel Warelis
  • Michael Lintern-Smith (Former President  at  The Hong Kong Law Society)
    Michael Lintern-Smith
  • Mohan Datwani (Senior Director and Head of Technical and Research  at  The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries)
    Mohan Datwani
  • Paul Moyes (Executive Director, Corporate Services, Tricor Group  at  Tricor Services Limited)
    Paul Moyes
  • Philip Rodd (Partner, Financial Services  at  EY)
    Philip Rodd
  • Ajay Shamdasaani (Senior Regulatory Analyst, Asia  at  Thomson Reuters Hong Kong Ltd)
    Ajay Shamdasaani
Tickets

Member

Members only price HKD 390

Non-member

HKD 550
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