Everything You Need to Know About Hong Kong’s FinTech Ecosystem: Startups, Regulators, Investors and Accelerator Programs

February 16, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Why Hong Kong? Charles d’Haussy, the Head of FinTech at Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), gave a perfect answer to our question, saying, “Hong Kong has all the ingredients to be the global and regional FinTech hub. It is one of

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21 Companies Leveraging Blockchain for Identity Management and Authentication

February 13, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

Among the variety of non-financial use cases, blockchain technology can be applied to identity applications in areas such as digital identities, passports, e-residency, birth certificates, wedding certificates, IDs, online account logins, etc. Creating an identity on blockchain can give individuals

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Singapore’s FinTech Industry Is on the Way to Global Leadership

January 26, 2017    By : Elena Mesropyan

“Singapore has established an enviable position as a leading Asian financial technology center with an exciting innovation ecosystem, a great talent pool and fantastic infrastructure. It also boasts a business-friendly environment so it was therefore an obvious winner when considering

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Singapore is Shaping Up to Become the Blockchain Center of the World

November 19, 2016    By : Elena Mesropyan

Singapore is one of the gems of the global financial services industry ecosystem with ~200 banks with total assets of $2 trillion having operational headquarters in Singapore. Global financial institutions like Mastercard, UBS, DBS Bank, OCBC, Wells Fargo and Citigroup

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