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Hong Kong’s new regulatory regime of virtual asset trading platform operators

From 1 June 2023, SFC adopts a regulatory regime that applies to all centralized trading platforms for virtual assets, whether or not such assets are non-security tokens.

28 Aug 2023 Rossana Chu

Exemptions and waivers from requirements of connected transactions

The rules is to ensure that ListCo consider the interests of shareholders as a whole when it or one of its subsidiaries enters into connected transactions

6 Jul 2023 LI Fai

Listing in Hong Kong of a world bank catastrophe bond

On 28 March 2023, a US$350 million World Bank catastrophe bond was listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, being the first catastrophe bond listed in Hong Kong.

19 Apr 2023 Rossana Chu

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Hong Kong's new listing regime for specialist technology companies

Specialist technology companies can apply for Hong Kong main board listing even if they do not satisfy the usual profits, revenue and cash flow listing criteria.

11 Apr 2023 Rossana Chu

HK’s proposed listing regime for specialist tech companies

IT industry represents 30% of the total market cap in the Hong Kong stock exchange yet the city should attract company listings in different technology sectors.

10 Feb 2023 Rossana Chu

Introduction to delisting framework under HKEX rules

Hong Kong's new delisting framework aims to provide greater certainty on the delisting process.

19 Jan 2023 LI Fai

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    LC Lawyers is recognised in China Business Law Awards (Regional Awards) 2023

    LC Lawyers LLP is awarded as one of the “Best Overall Law Firms (Hong Kong)”.

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    Rossana Chu is recognised as one of the A-List 2023-24: the Visionaries, she has continuously been ranked in China Business Law Journal A-List awards for four consecutive years.

    12 Dec 2023 LC Lawyers LLP

    Rossana Chu is recognised at In-House Community Counsels of the Year Awards 2023

    Managing Partner Ms. Rossana Chu has been selected as an “In-House Community’s Commended External Counsel of the Year, 2022-23” at the IHC Counsels of the Year Awards 2023

    24 Nov 2023 LC Lawyers LLP

    LC Lawyers is recognised by the Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2024

    LC Lawyers is awarded “Tier 2 Leading Firm” and Rossana Chu is recognised as “Leading Individual” by The Legal 500

    21 Nov 2023 LC Lawyers LLP

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    LC Lawyers recognised as a Recommended Hong Kong Law Firm and Rossana Chu is recognised as Distinguished Practitioner by asialaw 2023 rankings.

    13 Sep 2023 LC Lawyers LLP

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    IFLR1000 2023 ranks LC Lawyers in four jurisdictions and recognises 2 individual lawyers.

    28 Jul 2023 LC Lawyers LLP

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