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Asian financial firms wake up to Brexit risks, make contingency plans

Hong Kong, Singapore central banks say they're monitoring developments

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PLENTY TO CHEW ON: Cupcakes with logos encouraging people to leave the EU are seen for sale on a stall at the UK Independence Party's spring conference, in Llandudno, Britain, in February.

Hong Kong

THE Hong Kong exchange has begun a Brexit impact assessment, and some Asian asset managers are looking to set up new bases in mainland Europe amid growing concerns their operations could be disrupted if Britain votes to leave the European Union (EU) in a June referendum.