Register of SVF Licensees

API Detailed Documentation

API URL:

https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/bank-svf-info/register-svf-licensees?lang=en&segment=SVFLic

Request Parameters (Mandatory)

Parameter Name Description
lang To input the language selected to output.
Format: lang=(en|tc)
Example: lang=tc
segment To indicate which sets of data are going to retrieve.
Format: segment=data segment name (SVFLic/LBIssuingSVF/LBNotIssuingSVF)
Example: segment=SVFLic

SVF Licensees (SVFLic)

List of licensed banks which are currently issuing or facilitating the issue of SVF (LBIssuingSVF)

List of licensed banks which are not currently issuing and facilitating the issue of SVF (LBNotIssuingSVF)

Output Fields (JSON) Swagger Format
Name Type Description
nameStringName of licensee (For SVFLic)
Name of Licenced Bank (For LBIssuingSVF, LBNotIssuingSVF)
local_addressStringAddress of the Place of Business in Hong Kong (For SVFLic)
Address of the Principal Place of Business in Hong Kong (For LBIssuingSVF, LBNotIssuingSVF)
licence_noStringLicence Number
effective_dateDateEffective Date
Date in ISO format yyyy-mm-dd, For example, 1997-01-01

API Examples

Javascript Example

$.ajax({
url: 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/bank-svf-info/register-svf-licensees?lang=en&segment=SVFLic&offset=0',
dataType:'json',
success:function(data){
alert('results found:'+ data.result.datasize)
}
});

Python Example

import urllib.request
url = 'https://api.hkma.gov.hk/public/bank-svf-info/register-svf-licensees?lang=en&segment=SVFLic&offset=0'
with urllib.request.urlopen (url) as req:
print (req.read())

How to use the APIs

To learn more, please visit API documentation.