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Andy Mukherjee

Banking in Hong Kong? You Might Be Anywhere

This is an odd time to scrap address-verification rules.
Multiple exposure image of Central District, Hong Kong
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Hong Kong is needlessly inviting trouble -- and dirty money.

That would be the most obvious interpretation of the recent tweaks in the financial center's anti-money-laundering guidelines.