Amendments to HKEx’s Listing Rules for Debt Issues to Professional Investors to Take Effect on 1 November 2020

Clinton MorrowPartner, Charltons

Amendments to The Rules governing the listing of Securities on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (“The Listing Rules”) for debt issues only to professional investors will take effect on 1 November 2020 revising the requirements under Chapter 37 of the Listing Rules and Chapter 30 of the GEM Listing Rules. The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx) published its Consultation Conclusions on Review of Chapter 37 – Debt Issues to Professional Investors Only (The Consultation Conclusions) on 21 August 2020 which adopted most of the changes proposed in its December 2019 Consultation Paper.  Read More…