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HKMA Launches Open API in Hong Kong, Leads by Opening Their Data

After a long deliberation and hearing from 41 different respondents, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has just published the Open Application Programming Interface (API) Framework for Hong Kong’s banks. The API is one out of the seven initiatives announced

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Singapore’s Largest Co-Living Company Expands Into Hong Kong

Singapore based co-living company, Hmlet announced it signed an agreement to acquire Hong Kong co-living startup, we r urban. The deal marks Hmlet’s expansion into the Hong Kong market and is their first acquisition of a direct competitor. we r

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Top 16 Fintech Investors in Hong Kong and Mainland China

China’s Internet finance industry has boomed in recent years. The country leads the world when it comes to total users and market size, and fintech startups are mushrooming. China contributes to some of the world’s largest investments in the fintech

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Fintech in Hong Kong: 2018 Mid-Year Review

Hong Kong, an international finance hub, has set out to become a leader in fintech with the Hong Kong government and regulators actively supporting the growth of the industry. Today, the city hosts over 130 fintech startups, offers three fintech

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China’s Internet Landscape Explained: How it’s Reshaping the lives of 772m Internet Users

During the RISE international tech conference , the 2018 China Internet Report was released exclusively on Abacus, a new media platform from the South China Morning Post (SCMP). Covering twelve industries, this hundred-page report summarizes China’s dynamic internetindustry for international readers.

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Global Fintech Hub Index 2018: China is The World’s Leading Fintech Hub

Unsurprisingly, with fintech giants like Alibaba and Tencent Holdings, Chinese cities nabbed top spots in a new Global Fintech Hub Index 2018 (GFHI). Meanwhile Hong Kong ranked 13th in a list compiled to portray global fintech landscapes based on insights

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Abu Dhabi and Hong Kong Advance Fintech Cooperation

Abu Dhabi Global Market, the International Financial Centre in Abu Dhabi, and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority signed a co-operation agreement to jointly promote and enable financial services innovation, and accelerate cross-border FinTech business opportunities in Hong Kong and the

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Coin Company Sponsoring an English Football Team in the Premier League

There is hot news about the first cooperation of it’s kind – the crypto-based CoinDeal exchange, founded by Adam Bicz, Kajetan Maćkowiak and Filip Dzierżak from Wroclaw, became the official sponsor of the Wolverhampton Wanderers team, which this year, after

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Campfire Shared Spaces Close USD18 Million in Series-A Funding

Campfire, a global network of shared spaces founded in Hong Kong, announced Series-A investment reached USD18million, led by Kwai Hung Group, Sa Sa Int’l Holdings Ltd and Fast Global Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of Rykadan Capital Ltd. Exceeding expectations, the

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DBS Accelerator Hong Kong Demo Day: 11 Fintech Startup Showcases

Potential investors and members of the local startup community at DBS Accelerator Demo Day got a sneak peek at the future of banking, as the founders of 11 startups from Hong Kong and around the world showcased  FinTech solutions to enhance the

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