Fintech News Hong Kong

Verizon 2017 Payment Security Report: Payment Card Security Standard Compliance And The Ability To Defend Against Cyberattacks

With cybercrime on the increase, payment card security is increasingly a focus for companies and consumers alike. The Payment Card

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Business Diversification And Digitalisation Key For Chinese Securities Companies’growth,

Chinese securities companies are expanding beyond the traditional brokerage business into wealth management and an overseas footprint, with digitalisation one

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Ping An Launches 10 AI+ Innovative Services

Ping An Insurance China announced the launch of 10 innovative services backed by the world’s leading AI technology. The services

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Cross-Country Money Transfer At Users’ Fingertips on all Social Media Channels

Smart Transfer announced the official launch of the world’s first person-to-person mobile payment platform that enables international social payments across

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Ping An Securities Deploys Finastra Technology To Boost Revenue And Enter New Market

Ping An Securities has implemented FusionCapital from  Finastra throughout its operations in Greater China. The business, part of China’s Ping

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Cyberport and HKMA lead Hong Kong’s largest FinTech Delegation to London

Hong Kong Cyberport  and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) bring the largest FinTech delegation to London from 19 to

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Switzerland and Hong Kong Convene a Finance and FintechDialogue

The State Secretariat for International Financial Matters (SIF) under the Swiss Federal Department of Finance and the Hong Kong Monetary

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TNG​ ​Extends​ ​Global​ ​Money​ ​Transfer​ ​Partnership​ and goes UK

TNG FinTech Group announces an extension of its strategic global money transfer partnership with Tranglo Europe Limited a cross-border payment

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Top 10 Fintech Startups in South Korea

Fintech has become a hot topic in South Korea, fueled by the government’s ambition to position the country as a

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Deloitte Launches Regional Blockchain Lab in Hong Kong: Bringing DLT into Production

Deloitte announced that the Asia Pacific Blockchain Lab (the “Lab”) has officially opened in Hong Kong. In addition to formulating strategies,

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AI And Cognitive Marketing: The New And Exciting Frontier

As Maurice Conti, who is a designer, futurist, and innovator, recently said in one of his Ted Talks: ‘We’re already in an

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Velotrade to Deploy VASCO’s e-Signature Solution for its Online Receivables Marketplace

Following top U.S. banks and financial services firms, Velotrade has deployed eSignLive™, VASCO’s e-signature solution to securely sign and process

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Visa Drives Payment Innovation in Hong Kong

Visa is committed to enhancing contactless payment experience and security, and to the advancement of mobile payment ecosystem in Hong

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Hong Kong FinTech Week the Perfect Stage for global FinTech Business

Invest Hong Kong announced that Hong Kong’s regulators, along with a host of private sector partners, entrepreneurs and industry leaders,

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5 Upcoming Fintech and Blockchain Events in Shanghai

China is the global fintech leader with the largest fintech market in the world as measured by total investment, total

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What the heck is happening with China, ICOs and Cryptocurrencies?

So, this happened: China bans initial coin offerings calling them ‘illegal fundraising’ – BBC “The People’s Bank of China has

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ICOs are subject to Securities Law in Hong Kong: License needed!

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) today issued a statement on existing regulations which could be applicable to initial coin offerings (ICOs).

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Working Capital Marketplace Paycelerate: First Dynamic Invoice Discounting Platform for APAC

Hong Kong-based Paycelerate is providing a working capital marketplace that directly matches supply and demand, helping businesses in the Asia-Pacific region

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UBS: Asia Has The Potential To Become A Leader In AI

By 2030, artificial intelligence will be “as commonplace in society as Internet-ready devices are today,” according to UBS. In the

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TNG​ ​Wallet​ ​Partners​ ​with​ ​7-Eleven​ ​Hong​ ​Kong​ ​to​ ​Launch​ ​24​ ​×​ ​7​ ​FinTech​ ​Services

TNG Wallet, Hong Kong’s e-wallet, announces its partnership with 7-Eleven Hong Kong to launch 24×7 payment and cash withdrawal services

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Fintech and Sustainable Investing Poised to Revolutionize Financial Services

Fintech and sustainable, responsible and impact (SRI) products are revolutionizing how financial services are delivered. These two sectors in particular

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Hong Kong X Technology Fund Invests in 6 Rising Hong Kong Technology Companies

Hong Kong X Technology Fund has announced its first investment into six rising Hong Kong-based technology companies as part of

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ORII – The World’s First Voice-Powered Smart Ring Launched

Hong Kong start-up reach funding goal in 7 hours! Revolutionising the wearable technology market is the world’s first voice-powered smart ring called

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Why Tencent will be the Biggest Company in the World by 2025

While largely unknown outside China, Tencent Holdings has quietly became the largest Asian company by market capitalization and in April

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Shanghai: China’s Second Fintech Powerhouse

China is the undisputed global fintech leader with the largest fintech market in the world as measured by total investment,

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China’s Fintech Sector to Enter New Era

While China’s fintech industry had been mostly driven by the “fin” component, the importance of the “tech” component will come

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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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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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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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Who-Is-Who Of Hong Kong InsurTech

Thrilled to share with you our latest Asia Insurance-Tech (InsurTech) Directory, covering Hong Kong ecosystem. With this directory we aim

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