Introduction

The Chinese Banking Association of Hong Kong (“HKCBA”) is a non-profit association, registered in Hong Kong on 23 May 2016, with Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited, Agricultural Bank of China Limited Hong Kong Branch, China Construction Bank (Asia) Corporation Limited, Bank of Communications Co., Ltd. Hong Kong Branch and China Development Bank Hong Kong Branch as promoters. HKCBA currently has 33 members, comprising all mainland Chinese banks in Hong Kong (21 licensed banks, 2 restricted licence banks, 2 deposit-taking companies, 7 local representative offices) and 1 non-bank financial institution.