Bangkok, 29 July 2021 – The Securities and Exchange Commission, Thailand (SEC Thailand) and the Luxembourg Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier (CSSF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on information sharing regarding Fintech and Innovation in their respective financial markets.
Memorandum of Understanding provides a framework for cooperation between the
two authorities with respect to promoting innovation in financial services. The
CSSF and the SEC Thailand intend to exchange information
about emerging trends and developments in the financial or capital markets and
regulatory issues pertaining to new technologies and innovation in the
provision of financial services.
the agreement, Ms. Ruenvadee SUWANMONGKOL, Secretary-General of SEC Thailand, stated that: “The SEC Thailand believes that this
Memorandum of Understanding will provide a remarkable basis for promoting the development of financial innovation and
regulations in our respective jurisdictions. We look forward to enhancing a
close cooperation with the CSSF in the future.”
Claude MARX, Director General of the CSSF, said: “This Memorandum of Understanding sets the stage for enhancing cooperation between both our authorities in the area of
Fintech, Thailand and Luxembourg being both strongly innovation-oriented
jurisdictions We look forward to sharing views and experiences with our
colleagues from the SEC Thailand”.
Memorandum took effect on 7 June 2021.