Joanna Fung joined Deacons in 2012. She has extensive experience advising clients on SFC licensing related matters and on-going compliance requirements for SFC licensed entities. Joanna also advises clients on SFC authorisation of collective investment schemes and MPFA approval of MPF schemes and the on-going compliance for maintaining the regulatory approval and post-authorisation requirements. In addition, she has assisted authorised insurers and licensed insurance intermediaries for compliance with the Insurance Authority’s regulatory requirements and related matters.
Recent experience includes assisting a US futures and options exchange to obtain SFC authorisation for providing automated trading services in Hong Kong.
She also assisted Manulife Investment Management to bring Manulife InvestChoice, a digital mutual fund wrap account service to market in Hong Kong. This innovative product incorporates a flexible fee structure providing investors with the option to be charged an annual fee based on average assets under management, or on a fee per transaction basis.