A solid understanding of how banks operate is crucial to grasp the functioning of modern society. Banks are an intrinsic part of business, finance and everyday life. Modern banking is regulated by a sophisticated set of laws and regulations that are constantly evolving. Banking Law & Practice from the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers outlines and explains these laws and regulations clearly and in details.
This regulatory framework has a deep impact on banks, bankers and anyone that deals with them, which is the overwhelming majority of society. This high level of impact makes Banking Law & Practice an important book as well as a necessary and authoritative reference for industry professionals, students and the public at large.
Banking Law & Practice discusses a range of topics that have a direct bearing on the day-to-day operations of banks, from contracts to how to ensure safe and secure lending. It examines the development and current state of banking legislation and regulation and facilitates bankers and their institutions to shape their practice to meet all the necessary legal and regulatory requirement.
Students, industry professionals and the public at large will welcome the thorough and clear explanations of the legal and regulatory framework in which banks operate. This book is essential reading for candidates studying for the HKIB Associateship Examination and anyone else seeking expert knowledge of the legal and regulatory structure affecting banks in Hong Kong.
Keywords: Institutional & Corporate Finance