(1) Standard securities registration service: An issuer shall (or shall procure that its registrar shall) issue definitive certificates arising out of a registration of transfer or the cancelling, splitting, consolidating or issuing (otherwise than pursuant to rule 17.72) of certificates within:—
(a) 10 business days of the date of expiration of any right of renunciation; or
(b) 10 business days of the receipt of properly executed transfer or other relevant documents or the relevant certificates.
(2) The fee for registration pursuant to the standard securities registration service shall not exceed, in total, the higher of the following:—
(a) HK$2.50 multiplied by the number of certificates issued; or
(b) HK$2.50 multiplied by the number of certificates cancelled.