Former HKEX executive and consultant acquitted of corruption charges

//Former HKEX executive and consultant acquitted of corruption charges

Former HKEX executive and consultant acquitted of corruption charges

A former Hong Kong stock exchange executive and a consultant were acquitted on Friday of corruption charges, dealing a blow to the financial regulator’s attempt to crack down on white-collar malfeasance in the world’s fourth-largest capital market.Judge Gary Lam Kar-yan ruled that financial consultant Richard Lum Chor-wah and Eugene Yeoh Kim-loong, the former co-head of the initial public offering vetting team at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX), were not guilty.The Independent…

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