HK SFC CEO Ashley Alder Reappointed Chair of IOSCO Board
Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) Chief Executive Officer Ashley Alder has been reappointed as Chair of the new Board of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) at the IOSCO’s annual conference in Budapest in Hungary.
” HK SFC CEO Ashley Alder Reappointed Chair of IOSCO Board “
The IOSCO Board is made up of 34 securities regulators around the world and is the governing and standard-setting body of the IOSCO, which is the leading international policy forum for securities regulators. Its membership regulates more than 95% of the world’s securities markets in more than 115 jurisdictions.
Before his appointment as Chair of the IOSCO Board in 2016, Ashley was Chair of the IOSCO Asia-Pacific Regional Committee from 2013 and Vice Chair of the IOSCO Board.
SFC Chairman, Mr Carlson Tong:
“I am delighted with Ashley’s reappointment to chair the IOSCO Board which reaffirms Hong Kong’s standing as a leading international financial centre.”
About Securities and Futures Commission (SFC)
The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) is an independent statutory body set up in 1989 to regulate Hong Kong’s securities and futures markets.
We derive our investigative, remedial and disciplinary powers from the Securities and Futures Ordinance (SFO) and subsidiary legislation. Operationally independent of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, we are funded mainly by transaction levies and licensing fees.