Fintech News Hong Kong

SK Telecom, Hyundai Motor Company, Hanwha & Element AI Create US$45M Global AI Fund

Element AI, an artificial intelligence company that delivers groundbreaking AI solutions, today announced it has established a joint $45M fund

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Insurance’s Digital Future – 3 Crucial Questions

Insurance is an industry at a turning point. Few could have predicted that ‘innovation’ would become one of its watchwords,

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Cyberport University Demo Day Awarded 12 Fintech Teams Each $100,000 Seed Funding

Cyberport is dedicated in nurturing the new generation of digital technology talents and entrepreneurs. Its FinTech-focused Cyberport University Partnership Programme

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Recent Regulatory Responses To ICOs In Asia Pacific

Regulatory authorities around the world are grappling with the rapidly spreading phenomenon of issuers raising funds by selling cryptocurrency ‘coins’

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Launch Of Cyberport Investors Network To Drive Deal Flow

The Cyberport Venture Capital Forum 2017 (CVCF) successfully concluded s. The two-day (1-2 November) forum has gathered the world’s influential

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Bambu wins Best of Show at Finovate Asia 2017

Bambu, the leading digital wealth company in Asia, won the Best of Show Award at Finovate Asia 2017 in Hong

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Data Shows The Rapid Growth And Boom Of The Asian Fintech Market

According to a report by Forbes, data from CB Insights shows that Fintech financing in Asia-Pacific doubled to $11.2 billion in 2016, from $5.2 billion in 2015.

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HKSTP’s Elevator Pitch Competition Showcasing Hong Kong’s Rising Profile as a Start-up Hub

Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) held the Elevator Pitch Competition 2017 (EPiC), a leading annual event for

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Asia’s 1st FinTech Online Course- by the University of Hong Kong

The University of Hong Kong is announcse a new MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Financial Technology: Introduction to FinTech. Set up

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Souche Raises $335 Million In Series E Round Led By Alibaba To Build A New Retail Ecosystem In Automotive Industry

SouChe (literally meaning Search Car in Chinese) announced that it has closed its Series E funding round led by Alibaba

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 4000 attendees from over 50 countries

Following the speeches, presentations and panel sessions involving financial technology experts from around the world, the main story emerging from the

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 Highlights

This year’s Hong Kong Fintech Week was all about cutting-edge technologies, enabling greater collaboration, and strengthening Hong Kong’s position on

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 – Day 5 Highlights

Artificial intelligence (AI) remained top of a compelling agenda on Day 5, the final day of Hong Kong Fintech Week

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 – Day 4 Highlights

The umbrella technology artificial intelligence (AI) was the overarching theme on Thursday, Day 4 of Hong Kong Fintech Week organised

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The First ‘E-Residency Centre’ Will Open In South Korea

E-Residency is a digital identity issued by the Republic of Estonia that provides the freedom to run a global EU

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Fintech Association Of Hong Kong Partners With Fintech Associations In Singapore, Switzerland And Taiwan

The FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) has signed three separate Memoranda of Understanding with the Singapore FinTech Association, the Swiss

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Hong Kong Fintech Ecosystem Infographic

Invest HK provides a nice infographic about the Hong Kong Fintech Ecosystem.

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 – Day 3 Highlights

The regulators took centre stage on Wednesday, Day 3 at Hong Kong Fintech Week organised by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), which

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 – Day 2 Highlights

The momentum from the opening day of Hong Kong Fintech Week, organised by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), continued into day 2

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Singapore And Hong Kong Bolster Fintech Ties With Cooperation Agreement

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) signed an agreement to strengthen co-operation on

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2017 – Day 1 Highlights

Hong Kong Fintech Week, organised by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), got off to busy start on Monday with a packed main

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Pareto The Peer To Peer Financial Content Marketplace Announces Token Sale

Pareto, the platform that will allow anyone to create & distribute actionable financial information about digital currencies, and get rewarded

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Fintech Association Of Hong Kong Appoints Interim General Manager

The FinTech Association of Hong Kong  has announced that Syed Musheer Ahmed has been appointed as its Interim General Manager.

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Deliveroo Launches Deliveroo Links –A First-Of-Its-Kind Surplus Food Donation Campaign In Hong Kong

Deliveroo,  a Hong Kong’s food delivery company, announces the launch of ‘Deliveroo Links’. This is a first-of-its-kind surplus food donation

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Fintech Education Week In Hong Kong To Include Launch Of Certified Fintech Mooc, Job Fair And Hackathon

Fintech training courses, seminars and lectures, a job fair and hackathons, involving Hong Kong’s eight universities and other organisations, are on the

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The 30th AVCJ Private Equity &; Venture Forum to Take Place in November

The 30th Anniversary of the AVCJ Private Equity & Venture Forum (“AVCJ Forum”) will bring together over 1,000 leading industry

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Bitcoin And Cryptocurrencies In Hong Kong

Hong Kong, a shipping and banking hub, is embracing blockchain technology as the city looks to become a leader in

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Fintech Top Articles

Top 12 Fintech Startups in Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s long-established financial center, burgeoning startup scene and developed business center connecting Mainland China with global markets, have made

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24 Finalists For Fintech Finals 2017 in Hong Kong

The following 24 Fintech startups will be competing for their chance at the coveted Best in Show prize of US$10,000

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The Case for Robo-Advisory and Digital Wealth

An April 2017 Burnmark report rexplored the tie-up between digital wealth and robo-advisory within the FinTech industry. With retail investors

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Fintech in Hong Kong 2017 Startup and Ecosystem Report and Infographic

With over a hundred fintech ventures and more than 35 investors and accelerator programs, Hong Kong’s fintech ecosystem is growing

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The Peer To Peer Lending Industry In Hong Kong – High In Potential & Competition

Hong Kong is a well known financial centre in Asia which serves as a gateway to China. According to one

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Top 50 Digital Only Banks Ranking 2017

The Financial IT magazine unveiled the Digital Only Bank Ranking in their latest special magazine for Sibos & Money 20/20. They

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