Financial Services (constituency)

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Financial Services
金融服務界
Functional Constituency
for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
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Country  Hong Kong
Electorate 580 (2008)[1]
Current constituency
Created 1998
Number of members One
Member(s) Christopher Cheung (BPA)

The Financial Services are a functional constituency in the elections for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong first created in 1991. The constituency is composed of 580 financial services participants.[2] These are, specifically, members of the Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society entitled to vote at general meetings, and participants of other exchange societies.[3]

Return members[edit]

Election Member Party
1991 Chim Pui-chung Nonpartisan
Not represented in the Provisional Legislative Council (1997–98)
1998 Chim Pui-chung Nonpartisan
1998 by-election Fung Chi-kin Progressive Alliance
2000 Henry Wu King-cheong Nonpartisan
2004 Chim Pui-chung Nonpartisan
2012 Christopher Cheung Wah-fung Nonpartisan
2012 BPA

Electoral results[edit]

2010s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2016: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
BPA Christopher Cheung Wah-fung 261 51.48 +6.65
Nonpartisan Ricky Chim Kim-lun 150 29.59
Nonpartisan Tsui Luen-on 96 18.93
Total valid votes 507 100.00
Rejected ballots 26
Turnout 533 90.49
Registered electors 589
BPA hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2012: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Christopher Cheung Wah-fung 208 44.83
Nonpartisan Vincent Marshall Lee Kwan-ho 202 43.53
Nonpartisan Frankie Yan Man-sing 25 5.39
Nonpartisan Tang Yu-lap 24 5.17
Nonpartisan Patrick Lam Tak-ming 5 1.08
Total valid votes 464 100.00
Rejected ballots 19
Turnout 483 85.64
Registered electors 564
Nonpartisan gain from Nonpartisan Swing

2000s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2008: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chim Pui-chung uncontested
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2004: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chim Pui-chung 275 51.69
Nonpartisan Christopher Cheung Wah-fung 92 17.29
Nonpartisan Henry Wu King-cheong 87 16.35
Liberal Fung Ka-pun 61 11.47
Progressive Alliance Fung Chi-kin 17 3.2
Nonpartisan gain from Nonpartisan Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2000: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Henry Wu King-cheong 177 53.47
Progressive Alliance Fung Chi-kin 133 40.18
Independent So Wai-yin 21 6.35
Nonpartisan gain from Nonpartisan Swing

1990s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative by-election, 1998: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Progressive Alliance Fung Chi-kin uncontested
Nonpartisan gain from Nonpartisan Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 1998: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chim Pui-chung 125 40.85
Nonpartisan Fung Chi-kin 117 38.24
Progressive Alliance Henry Wu King-cheong 47 15.35
Nonpartisan Pao Chi-hung 11 5.56
Nonpartisan win (new seat)
Hong Kong legislative election, 1995: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chim Pui-chung 363
Nonpartisan Chan Po-shum 243
Nonpartisan hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 1991: Financial Services
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Nonpartisan Chim Pui-chung 281
Nonpartisan Wong Po-ting 200
Nonpartisan Cham Yau-tong 59
Nonpartisan Chan Po-fun 36
Nonpartisan Ka Ting-pong 9
Nonpartisan Wong Wun-wing 5
Nonpartisan win (new seat)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2008 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. 2008-09-07. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  2. ^ http://clic.org.hk/hk/legis/en/ord/542/s20u.html. Retrieved April 2, 2012.  Missing or empty |title= (help)[dead link]
  3. ^ "Guidance Notes: Application for Registration as an Elector in a Functional Constituency and as a Voter in an Election Committee Subsector: Financial Services" (PDF). Hong Kong: Registration and Election Office. 2012. Retrieved 2013-11-10. 
  4. ^ "2016 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  5. ^ "2012 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  6. ^ [1][dead link]
  7. ^ "2004 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Archived from the original on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  8. ^ "2000 Legislative Council Election". Elections.gov.hk. Retrieved 2012-11-20.  Archived August 29, 2012, at the Wayback Machine.