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Securities Commission Malaysia Inks Regional Supervisory Cooperation

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has signed the IOSCO Asia Pacific Regional Committee’s (APRC) Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding for Supervisory Cooperation (Supervisory MMoU) at the International Organisation of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) annual meetings in Morocco on Monday. The SC now

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SC: Budget 2023’s Capital Market Initiatives to Boost Market Confidence, Talent Pipeline

The capital market initiatives announced during the Budget 2023 will complement and assist efforts to boost market confidence, encourage growth and catalyse private sector investment in the economy, says the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC). One of the initiatives is the

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Tan Sri Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar Receives Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2022

The Royal Award for Islamic Finance 2022 was bestowed to Tan Sri Dr. Mohd Daud Bakar by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong at an award presentation ceremony held in Kuala Lumpur today. Established in 2010, The Royal Award a biennial award

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SC Malaysia Places Huobi Global on Investor Alert List

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) has placed cryptocurrency exchange Huobi Global on its investor alert list for operating a digital asset exchange (DAX) in the country without being registered. Huobi Global [https://t.co/la9Y3ntGuq] has been added to the SC’s Investor Alert

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Securities Commission Malaysia Makes New Leadership Appointments

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) announced that it has made four new senior appointments that took effect on 1 July 2022. The SC has appointed Datin Azalina Adham as Executive Director of newly created business group Strategy and Policy. Leveraging

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BNM and SC Calls for Financial Institutions to Ramp up Response to Climate Change

The Joint Committee on Climate Change (JC3) has emphasized the need for the financial sector to strengthen its response to climate change. Established in 2019, JC3 is chaired by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and the Securities Commission Malaysia with other members

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SC Registers Two Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) Operators

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) today announced that it has registered two Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) operators, Kapital DX Sdn Bhd and Pitch Platforms Sdn Bhd, to promote responsible innovation in the digital assets space. The registered IEO operators will

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Luno Offers Bitcoin Cash for Trading Following Approval From the SC

Luno announced that it is the first digital asset exchange in Malaysia to be approved by the Securities Commission Malaysia to offer Bitcoin Cash (BCH) for trading on its platform. Chin Wei Min, Executive Director for Digital Strategy and Innovation

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Securities Commission Says Regulated Crowdfunding Markets Raised RM1 Billion

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) announced at its virtual SCxSC fintech conference that more than 2,500 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) have raised more than RM1 billion through the regulated crowdfunding markets of the Malaysian capital market. Since the

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Securities Commission Inks Fintech Cooperation Agreement With OJK Indonesia

The Securities Commission Malaysia (SC) signed a fintech cooperation agreement with Indonesia’s Otoritas Jasa Keuangan (OJK) to establish a collaborative framework to develop the fintech ecosystem in both markets. OJK Indonesia is an Indonesian government agency that regulates and supervises

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