BRIEF-Hong Kong SFC concludes consultation on position limit regime, to implement proposals

March 21 (Reuters) - Hong Kong Securities and Futures

Commission

* Says concludes consultation on position limit regime

* Says proposals as set out in the consultation will be

implemented

* Says these include 300% cap on excess position limit

authorized by the sfc, statutory position limit of 150,000

contracts for stock options, new excess position limits for

index arbitrage activities, asset managers, market makers of

etfs

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(Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)