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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 agenda for the Fintech Education Week, which will run from30 October to 3 November, according to event details announced today by

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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 experts and investors from 34+ countries to discuss the future of the private equity industry on 14-16 November in Hong

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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 fintech. An increasing number of Hong Kong entrepreneurs and policy makers are convinced that blockchain will eventually reshape everything from

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5 Upcoming Fintech Events in Hong Kong until 10.November

Hong Kong, a global financial center with a rising fintech industry, has been hosting an increasing number of regional fintech events. Here’s our pick of the top five upcoming ones:   FT Asia Insurance Summit 2017 October 19, 2017 Four

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An Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to BlockChain [Infographics]

With cryptocurrencies on rise, there is no doubt that you might have already heard about them. If not cryptocurrency, you might have come across a term called Bitcoin. Bitcoin is a digital currency that exists virtually with its presence on

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11 Fast Growing FinTechs in China

IDC Financial Insights has unveiled a list of 11 fast growing fintechs in China, part of the broader FinTech 101 list for Asia/Pacific. “IDC’s FinTech Fast 101” refers to the fast-growing fintech players in Asia/Pacific based on extensive on-ground analysis

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World’s Largest Electronics Marketplace Opens in Hong Kong

The 37th HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition), organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), and the 21st electronicAsia, jointly organised by the HKTDC and MMI Asia Pte Ltd, opened last Friday at the Hong Kong Convention

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10 Fast Growing FinTechs in South Korea

IDC Financial Insights has unveiled a list of 10 fast growing fintechs in South Korea, part of the broader FinTech 101 list for Asia/Pacific. “IDC’s FinTech Fast 101” refers to the fast-growing fintech players in Asia/Pacific based on extensive on-ground

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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 mention that this ranking of digital banks is largely subjective. It is based on three criteria: media coverage of the

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Overseas In-Store Payments On Alipay Increased 700% Yoy During Golden Week 2017

Golden Week 2017: Alipay stats   This Golden Week, Alipay users conducted eight times as many in-store transactions overseas as they did last year. Asia dominated the list of top-ten destinations in terms of transaction volume. Hong Kong topped the list, followed by Thailand, Taiwan, Japan,

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