Fintech News Hong Kong

7 Fintechs in Asia to Watch in 2017

Over the past year, Asia has dominated the fintech investment scene, with nearly as much investment in the first 3

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Social Trading Poised to Take Off in Asia

Social trading, an online trend quickly picking up traction across financial markets, has become a lucrative way for traders to

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InvestHK Announces Upcoming Startmeup Hong Kong Festival Highlights

InvestHK revealed some of the key highlights to watch out for during the upcoming 2017 StartmeupHK Festival, which covers retail

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E-Wallet Hong Kong Player Stepping Up Its Game Amid Competition

Mobile payment is a major source of financial innovation which is gaining traction rapidly around the world. China is the

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Apply To The IoT Accelerator in Shenzhen, Hong Kong, or San Francisco

ReadWrite Labs (formerly Wearable IoT World Labs) built a six-week boot camp accelerator program specifically designed to give you the

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Hong Kong Launch Fintech Career Accelerator Scheme

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) jointly launched the Fintech Career

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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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Apple Pay, Android Pay and Alipay Now Available in some Hotels in Hong Kong

Guests are now welcomed to use Apple Pay, Android Pay and Alipay at Hotel Panorama by Rhombus and Hotel Pennington

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Cooperation Between Hong Kong and UK Fintech Authorities

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) entered into a Co-operation Agreement (Agreement) on

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Tapping a $US 600 Billion Global Market, 8 Securities Launches Robo‐advisor App “Chloe” in Hong Kong

8 Securities, Asia’s first robo-advisor launched Chloe on Google Play and the Apple App Store. The service is free for

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Exploring The Evolving Fintech/Insurtech Regulatory Landscapes For China, Hong Kong & Singapore

A lot of link has been spilled about the potential of fintech and insurtech for the Asia Pacific region. However,

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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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BitSE Launches Blockchain-Based Product Management Platform VeChain

VeChain, a product management platform built on top of the blockchain, officially launched at an event in Shanghai. “This is

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Cyberport Launches Largest FinTech Co-working Space in Hong Kong

To broaden Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited’s (Cyberport) one-stop entrepreneurial support to FinTech start-ups and companies, Cyberport today celebrated

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Swiss SIX Payment Services Goes Alipay

Pan-European payments provider SIX and Chinese mobile payments pioneer Alipay respond to a major retail trend by planning to support

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Hong Kong Mobile Banking Startup Neat To Begin Beta Testing

Neat, a neo-bank in Hong Kong, will start releasing invites to its app at its beta events on December 07,

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Peeking Into Taiwan Fintech Sector Of Crowdfunding

Singapore might be the leading financial technology (fintech) hub but it has to contend with a new challenger : Taiwan.

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Hong Kong’s Fintech & Blockchain Marketing Guru: A New Sensation in the Industry

World Marketing Congress has awarded this year’s Top 100 Most Influential Global Marketing Leaders Award to Jack Cheng today. The

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Societe Generale offers Innovative Investment Research Solution with Smartkarma

Societe Generale announces a new agreement with Smartkarma, a curated online platform for investment insight focused on the Asian markets. Under

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Asia Pacific Leads The World in Mobile Payments / China Number 1 , Hong Kong Follows

Asia Pacific is leading the world in mobile payment with over half (53%) of connected consumers using their mobiles to

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Top Fintech Incubation And Acceleration Programs In Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s leading international financial hub and proximity to China have driven the development of the city’s fintech sector, propelling

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Banker and Tech Institute Partners in Hong Kong To Help Fight CyberCrime

CREST has announced that it is collaborating with the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) and the Hong Kong Applied

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Adyen Adds WeChat Pay To Its Platform Globally

Adyen, the payments company powering global commerce for Uber, Facebook and Netflix amongst others, today announced that it has added

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InvestHK’s Inaugural Hong Kong Fintech Week Showcases City’s Infrastructure, Talent And Business-friendly Culture

The inaugural Hong Kong Fintech Week (November 7 to 11) attracted more than 2 500 participants and an array of

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World Bank’s IFC To Invest US$25M In CompareAsiaGroup

CompareAsiaGroup, a leading financial comparison service in Southeast Asia, is about to raise US$25 million from the World Bank Group’s

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Insurtech Heats Up In Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, the government has encouraged fintech and insurtech innovation, which it believes will be a key enabler in

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US travel tech company KAYAK opens APAC Headquarters in Hong Kong

US travel tech company KAYAK Software Corporation announced that it has set up KAYAK Asia Pacific Limited in Hong Kong as

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Fintech Top Articles

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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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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Asia’s First Robo-Advisor Mobile App Chloe To Launch in Hong Kong

8 Securities, a leading fintech firm in Asia, today announced the upcoming launch of Asia’s first robo-advisor mobile app Chloe

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