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Hong Kong ruling affirms SFC’s right to share evidence with foreign regulators

By Waithera Junghae

25 February 2019

Hong Kong ruling affirms SFC’s right to share evidence with foreign regulators Hong Kong (Credit: iStock.com/uschools)

Lawyers said the ruling also confirms that individuals and companies have a right against self-incrimination when responding to a notice that compels them to produce information.