Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)

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Singapore regulator looks at extending transparency on short selling

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is looking at introducing enhanced transparency on the level of short selling in securities listed on Singapore’s approved exchanges, according to a briefing paper by legal firm Sidley.

Asean gives boost to cross border investment with publication of common prospectus rules

The financial authorities of Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand have published a handbook to encourage and speed-up cross-border investments under new rules for a common Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) prospectus.

Singapore regulator announces revisions to money laundering rules

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a revised notice to capital markets intermediaries (CMIs) on the prevention of money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism.

Singapore regulator begins overhaul of securities and futures legislation

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has issued a consultation paper outlining its proposed amendments to the Securities and Futures Act (SFA).