Hong Kong Monetary Authority

HKMA Symposium on Financial Stability

30 May 2013 (Thursday)

Auditorium, 56/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central


8:55am - 9:00am Welcoming Remarks
Norman TL Chan, Chief Executive, HKMA

9:00am -10:30am The Interactions of Micro- and Macro-Prudential Policies
• How different are macro- from micro-prudential policies?
• What are the borders of macro-prudential policies? How do they interact with micro-prudential policies?
Moderator: Arthur Yuen (Deputy Chief Executive, HKMA)
Panellists: Wayne Byres (Secretary-General, Basel Committee on Banking Supervision)
Malcolm Edey (Assistant Governor, Reserve Bank of Australia)
Liu Mingkang (Former Chairman, China Banking Regulatory Commission)

10:30am -11:00am Coffee break

11:00am -12:30pm Governance for Financial Stability
• What is the role of rule and discretion in financial stability policy making?
• What would be efficient and effective governance arrangements for financial stability policies? What are the pros and cons of different institutional arrangements?
Moderator: Dong He (Executive Director, HKMA)
Panellists: Lord John Eatwell (Professor, University of Cambridge)
Masamichi Kono (Vice Commissioner, Financial Services Authority, Japan)
Teo Swee Lian (Deputy Managing Director, Monetary Authority of Singapore)

12:30pm -12:40pm Closing Remarks
Norman TL Chan, Chief Executive, HKMA

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