FinTech

FINTECH - Reshaping the Future of Finance Services

Over the years, our faculty members have published articles on local media outlets, sharing their insights with the public in a book FINTECH – Reshaping the Future of Finance Services《金融科技重塑金融未來》 Published by the HKUST Busi ...

Industry Report Launched on Adoption of Virtual Banks and Insurers

The issuance of eight virtual bank licenses by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and four virtual insurer licenses by the Insurance Authority (IA) has led to an increase of Hong Kong’s overall innovation and technology ...

Fintech Talent Development, Competency, and Manpower Study

With the rise of virtual banks, e-commerce, cashless payments and more, the fintech industry plays an increasingly important role in the management and movement of our finances. However, Hong Kong currently faces a shortage of fin ...

Textual Information and its Impact on Investors

FinTech companies complain about disclosures, but investors can find them useful if they understand them

Blockchain: A Potential Disruption?

In 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto published an ingenious paper sketching the idea and architecture to implement a peer-to-peer digital cash system called Bitcoin. The system was launched in 2009 and, since then, has kick-started a wave ...

Regulating FinTech

Senior Advisor to the Dean and Adjunct Professor of Finance, HKUST Business School Former Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, the Government of HKSAR (2007-2017) Rigorous application of regulatory principles wit ...