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Fintech Fireside Asia Ep #1: A Look Behind AMTD’s Regional Ambitions

This is the first episode of Fintech Fireside Asia where we sit down for a chat with the top fintech personalities around Asia. For this episode, we’re joined by Calvin Choi, Chairman AMTD Group. The name AMTD is plastered across

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Xiaomi and AMTD’s Airstar Bank Launches Pilot Trial of Virtual Banking Service

Airstar one of Hong Kong’s new virtual banks, today announced the launch of a pilot trial which is conducted within the Fintech Supervisory Sandbox (“FSS”) of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (“HKMA”). The pilot trial will offer virtual banking services

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Hong Kong’s AMTD May Apply for Virtual Banking License in Singapore

AMTD is reportedly keen to apply for Singapore’s virtual banking license. In an interview with local Singaporean media, its CEO Calvin Choi expressed that AMTD is very interested in Singapore and that they see this as a great opportunity to

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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Launch AMTD Fintech Centre

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), AMTD Group Company and AMTD Foundation jointly launch Hong Kong’s first university-industry collaborated Fintech centre. The AMTD FinTech Centre of PolyU Faculty of Business (the FinTech Centre) aims for enhancing Hong Kong’s capabilities to be an

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InvestHK’s Global Fast Track 2021 Programme Is Now Open for Applications

Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) announced that the Global Fast Track 2021 programme is now open for applications from fintech scale-ups and established firms intending to scale from Hong Kong to the GBA area, Asia and beyond. Selected companies will earn

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ZA and Mox Leading Hong Kong’s Virtual Banking Race, Capturing 70% of All Deposits

ZA Bank and Mox are leading Hong Kong’s virtual bank race, making up 70% of all virtual banking customer deposits as of the end of 2020, Reuters reported, citing the lenders’ annual reports. Hong Kong’s eight virtual banks accumulated total

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020: 27 Sessions Not to be Missed

Next week, Hong Kong’s annual flagship fintech event, Hong Kong Fintech Week, will take place virtually, featuring 350 global speakers, including fintech entrepreneurs, investors, regulators, and academics, as well as 500 fintech exhibitors and 30 delegations. Themed “Humanising Fintech,” this

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5 Reasons Why Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 Is a Must-Attend Event of the Year

Working over the last eight months with FinTech leaders and experts, together with global software engineers, computer graphic designers, digital artists, event and media professionals, Hong Kong FinTech Week (HKFW) will attract over 25,000 attendees from over 70 economies and

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Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 to Humanise Fintech and Drive Growth

Invest Hong Kong today  revealed details about Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020, which will take place virtually from November 2 to 6. The Week highlights a golden opportunity to humanise fintech to reignite growth, build trust and financially empower society

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Virtual Bank Airstar Names Ronald Iu as Its New Chief Executive

Airstar Bank, one of Hong Kong’s new virtual banks, announced the appointment of Ronald Iu as the new Chief Executive, succeeding Dr. Frederic Lau. Airstar Bank has also appointed Dr. Frederic Lau as an advisor of the bank and he

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