SFC has accused Tiger Asia of insider dealing, but a judge said the case is beyond the High Court’s jurisdiction.
A Reuters report said the Securities and Futures Commission is trying to ban the New York-based hedge fund from trading securities or derivatives in the city and freeze some of its assets.
“The SFC has been unable to bring a criminal charge against Tiger Asia because all its staff are based outside Hong Kong so it is pursuing a civil case under the Securities and Futures Ordinance,” said the report.
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