<img src="https://ws.zoominfo.com/pixel/EK6Js72UOW761O6mLa8g" width="1" height="1" style="display: none;">

Recent Posts by Kelly-Ann McHugh

 
Kelly-Ann is a passionate business & technology leader in the Risk & Compliance sector. She is MyComplianceOffice Asia-Pacific director and leads the business growth in the region.
Find me on:

Regulatory Compliance Rising Rapidly in Malaysia (New Guidance)

On 22 June 2015, retired Swiss banker Xavier Justo was arrested by armed Thai police at his brand new boutique hotel in Koh Samui, Thailand. Six months later, Justo provided a British journalist with thousands of documents that started a much larger chain reaction. The documents appeared to shed light on the alleged theft of hundreds of millions of dollars from a state-owned Malaysian investment fund known as 1MDB.

Read More

Crypto Regulations in Singapore and Recent Enforcements

The regulatory framework for Digital Assets and Cryptocurrencies (Crypto) has been rapidly evolving. Regulators expect that firms play their part to ensure that investing in crypto is as safe as possible for investors and customers or else enforcement will be pursued.

Read More

Individuals Charged in Relation to Insider Trading in Singapore

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released a press release stating that three individuals were charged for illegally communicating non-public and material information and using such information to buy shares in a company. The investigation was jointly conducted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Commercial Affairs Department of the Singapore Police Force.

Read More

Singapore: MAS Guidelines on Individual Accountability and Conduct

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) released its guidance on the 10th September 2020 on the five high-level outcomes that financial institutions should achieve on individual accountability and conduct.

Read More

Lesson from Hong Kong FinTech Week

After a successful week, the Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020 came to an end on Friday, Nov 6. The three-day main conference featured debates and panel sessions covering all aspects of FinTech and RegTech. In partnership with Enterprise Ireland, MCO attended the event with other 1.2 million viewers and several exhibitors.

Read More