Industry news - finance
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s payment system Alipay has inked a deal with payment processor firm First Data
May 10, 2017

Strong demand for February’s landmark issue of a 10-year Islamic bond in Hong Kong has revived the discussion on the merits of Islamic finance
May 08, 2017

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April 28, 2017

Do you want to be the next FinTech star and bring your solution to market? Come to Mettā in Central, Hong Kong to join Citi HK FinTech Challenge Info Day...
April 21, 2017

Hong Kong is losing out to Singapore in fintech development because securities and insurance regulators have not done enough to encourage the development...
April 19, 2017

Hong Kong appears set to burnish its credentials as a global trading hub, with its development of a proof-of-concept distributed ledger platform for trade...
March 31, 2017

The IMF highlights the rule of law, a skilled labor force and an ideal location as Hong Kong's strengths but also cautions the rise of significant risks...
March 15, 2017

Global uncertainties have weighed heavily on the considerations in this year’s Budget, with Financial Secretary Paul Chan planning one-off deductions in...
March 15, 2017

In response to its escalating environmental crisis, China has found itself leading the charge in green finance initiatives across the region. Meanwhile,...
February 03, 2017

When Jack Ma criticised Hong Kong last month for having outdated stock market listing practices, the Alibaba founder hit the city where it hurts.
December 30, 2016