Author Archive for: ‘Jack Nelson’

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SpaceTech: Taking Off

Space, despite being a vacuum, is heating up.  Last month CB Insights detailed 57 start-ups that are focused on the …

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The rise of anti-RegTech?

In this post, we describe a recent example of technology allegedly being used to evade regulations and frustrate regulators – a …

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Exposing the cracks: Hong Kong’s landmark case on human trafficking and forced labour

A recent judgment has brought into question Hong Kong’s efforts to combat human trafficking and forced labour. In this post, …

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10 months on, Panama Papers heat up again with senior lawyers arrested

The founders of Mossack Fonesca, the law firm at the centre of the Panama Papers scandal, have been arrested. The …

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Future-proofing FinTech: last words from the Obama administration, with global reach

Ahead of the changing of the guard, the White House chose financial technology (FinTech) as the subject of one of …

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UK Modern Slavery Act – seven things businesses in Asia need to know

The UK Modern Slavery Act (“MSA”) is now in force.  Given its broad territorial reach, the MSA is likely to affect …

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SFC suspensions put new communication technologies under the spotlight

Two recent disciplinary actions taken by Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) emphasise the importance of effective employee monitoring …

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