Syren Johnstone

Department of Law, University of Hong Kong

Principal Lecturer and Executive Director LLM(CR) Programme

Faculty of Law, Pokfulam Road

Pokfulam

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

http://www.law.hku.hk/faculty/staff/syren_johnstone.php

Asian Institute of International Financial Law

Fellow

Faculty of Law, Pokfulam Road

Pokfulam

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

http://www.law.hku.hk/faculty/staff/syren_johnstone.php

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Scholarly Papers (12)

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The Global Financial Crisis and the Future of Financial Regulation in Hong Kong

AIIFL Working Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, Asian Institute of International Financial Law, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Department of Law, University of Hong Kong and The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Global financial crisis, Hong Kong, financial regulation, regulatory structure, Lehman Brothers

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Moving Forward on Listing Reform

AIIFL Working Paper No. 22, October 2017
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 25 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 02 Nov 2017
Syren Johnstone, Nigel Davis and Douglas W. Arner
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong and University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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listing reform, stock exchange, hong kong, sfc, securities and futures commission,weighted voting rights,dual class shares, WVR,securities regulation, HKEX, hongkong exchanges and clearing limited

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Transparency of Information in the Market: The Citic Case Before the Market Misconduct Tribunal

Hong Kong Lawyer, Forthcoming, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017/014
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 24 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 07 Sep 2017
Syren Johnstone and Nigel Davis
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong and University of Hong Kong
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securities and futures ordinance, SFO, CITIC, SFC, securities and futures commission, information, transparency, listing rules

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Credit Ratings: The Moody's Case

Hong Kong Law Journal 47(1) 193-219, 2017, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017/009
Posted: 18 May 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2017
Syren Johnstone
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong

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credit rating regulation, Hong Kong, Moody's, SFAT, Securities and Futures Appeals Tribunal, SFC, Securities and Futures Commission

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Does Hong Kong Remain an Equivalent Jurisdiction for the EU Credit Rating Regime?

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2017/005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 10 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 02 Jun 2017
Syren Johnstone
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong
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credit rating regulation, Hong Kong, EU equivalence, Moody’s

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A Principles-Based Response to the Proposed Reform of the Governance Structure for Listing Regulation in Hong Kong

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/036
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2016
Syren Johnstone, Nigel Davis and Douglas W. Arner
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong, University of Hong Kong and University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law
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Hong Kong, listing regulation, securities offerings, IOSCO Principles, listing reform, listing rules, securities and futures commission, SFC, Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Exchange, HKEX

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A Red Flag for Hong Kong Credit Ratings

University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/025
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2016
Syren Johnstone
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong
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Deconstructing Sponsor Prospectus Liability

Hong Kong Law Journal 46(1) 13, 2016 , University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/024
Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Syren Johnstone, Antonio M. Da Roza and Nigel Davis
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of Hong Kong

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sponsor, prospectus, initial public offering, IPO, regulation

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Equity Crowdfunding: Caveat Emptor?

International Financial Law Review, May 2016, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/023
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2016
Syren Johnstone
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong
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fintech, crowfunding, equity crowdfunding, investor protection, regulation

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Class Actions and Weighted Voting Rights – A Flawed Debate?

International Financial Law Review, May 2015, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/022
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2016
Syren Johnstone
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong
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class action rights, weighted voting rights, listed companies, shareholder protection

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Regulator Accountability

International Financial Law Review, May 2009, University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2016/021
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 19 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 24 Aug 2016
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and Asian Institute of International Financial Law
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regulatory architecture, regulator accountability, minibonds, lehman brothers, investor protection

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IPO Sponsors and Prospectus Liability: The Bridge Too Far?

Asian Institute of International Financial Law (AIIFL) Working Paper No. 17
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 06 Jul 2016
Syren Johnstone, Antonio M. Da Roza and Nigel Davis
Department of Law, University of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong - Faculty of Law and University of Hong Kong
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IPO, initial public offering, sponsor, underwriter, hong kong, prospectus, public offer, securities law, financial regulation