Mr Tim Lui delivered a speech on how the organization is guiding the development of financial markets to maintain Hong Kong’s position as a leading capital raising center and investment hub. The SFC’s main objective is to establish high-quality markets through world-class regulation and boost investor confidence in the markets. The SFC adopts an agile regulatory approach to ensure sustainable market development during times of change and prioritizes strengthening Hong Kong’s role as the primary gateway to Mainland China markets. Additionally, the SFC is dedicated to building market resilience, managing systemic risks, promoting market efficiency, and collaborating with global and Mainland regulators to improve market integrity. The ultimate aim of the SFC’s regulatory work is to establish sustainable market development that caters to the needs of the real economy and society at large.