Hong Kong's SFC Revises Web Site, Featuring Registry Of Forex Dealers

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The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has revised its Web site, which now features a "Registry" of licensed leveraged and foreign exchange dealers and institutions. The new Registry facility means the public can determine whether an FX dealer or intermediary is licensed by the SFC, says an official, and should also reduce the chances of "cowboy" operations in the industry.

"The new SFC Web site promises to be a useful resource to both investors and market practitioners, provid