Monday, October 24, 2016

Fintech Development: ​Australia Partners with Kenya

Financial regulatory authorities from both jurisdictions have signed an agreement that will encourage the discussion of cross-border technology concerns.


The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Capital Markets Authority of Kenya (CMA) in a bid to boost financial services technology for both countries.

The agreement, signed in Hong Kong during a board meeting of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), establishes a framework for both parties that allows the sharing of information on their respective markets such as emerging trends as well as regulatory issues.

According to both parties, the partnership has been established as a result of the growing need to compare regulatory road blocks with other regions, with ASIC noting that innovation in the fintech space is not confined by national borders.

Continue on... Zdnet.com

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