Leonardo Render Eyes Asian Market; Participates in Korea, China Conferences

Leonardo Render has begun an official foray into the Asian blockchain market, starting with a presence at the MARVELS World Blockchain Summit in Seoul, Korea June 18-19, 2018. MARVEL is a globally minded conference is a meeting of entrepreneurs, IT

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Hong Kong’s B2B Robo Advisor Quantifeed Raises US$10 Mio, Expands to Singapore

Quantifeed, a B2B robo-advice provider for Asia, closed US$10 million in a Series B funding round. The investment is led by Cathay Financial Holding, Taiwan’s largest financial holding company, with participation from Legg Mason, the US-based global asset manager. The Series B round will

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10 Most Well-Funded Fintech Companies in China

China is undeniably the world’s fintech leader, hosting some of the largest and most popular ventures in the field. More than US$20 billion has been invested in Chinese fintech companies since 2014 with funding topping US$1 billion in Q1 2018

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Trust Is The Missing Link In Today’s Cryptocurrencies, BIS Says

Cryptocurrencies’ model of generating trust limits their potential to replace conventional money, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) writes in its Annual Economic Report (AER), a new title launched this year. In a special chapter on cryptocurrencies, the BIS argues that

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Ledger Nano S Officially Launched in Hong Kong

One of world’s best-selling cryptocurrency personal security device brands appointed Lava Tech as sole distributor in Greater China. Ledger, the developer of Ledger Nano S, today announced that it has authorized Hong Kong Lava Holdings Company Limited (“Lava Tech”) as

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Nasdaq Expands Hong Kong Presence with Data Center Connections

Nasdaq  announced that it is establishing connectivity to three data centers in Hong Kong to increase its service to the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region through a Nasdaq Point of Presence (POP), helping to provide more efficient, cost-effective access to Nasdaq financial

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The Hong Kong event is the first in a series of four hackathons taking place around the world this year under the theme decentralize everything, with a total of US$1.5 million in prizes to be awarded by EOS VC. Each hackathon event features a unique challenge

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Fostering Innovation In The Heart Of China’s Greater Bay Area

Competition to innovate is set to peak with the development of China’s Greater Bay Area. The region is estimated to represent about 12% of the country’s current economy and attract some of the biggest players in innovation. The competition lies

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Shenzhen-Hong Kong Fintech Award Winners

Mr Norman Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), together with Mr Ai Xuefeng, Deputy Mayor of the People’s Government of Shenzhen Municipality, and Mr He Xiaojun, Director-General of the Office of Financial Development Service (OFDS), met

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Credit Suisse Pushes Fintech Digital Private Banking in Hong Kong

Credit Suisse announced additional enhancements to its digital private banking platform in Hong Kong, as client adoption and usage continues to increase. Based on its partnership with the fintech company Canopy, Credit Suisse has made the automated account aggregation platform

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