News

Announcement

The FinTech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) today announced a new partnership with Hong Kong’s leading technology hub Cyberport to promote the development of the FinTech industry.

Announcement

Hong Kong, SAR – 30, June 2023 -  The Hong Kong government announced the establishment of the Task Force on promoting Web3 development. Chaired by the Financial Secretary, the Task Force comprises 15 non-official members from the relevant market sectors, with the participation of key government officials and financial regulators concerned.

Announcement

As some of our Committee Co-Chairs have become board members, we are starting the process of finding and determining new Co-Chairs. We kindly invite members interested in taking a leading role in our FTAHK to fill out the nomination form. 

Interview

Recently, the FinTech Association of Hong Kong's Chairman, Neil Tan, was interviewed by CGTN Europe regarding the newly announced Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of the regulatory framework for Virtual Asset Trading Platform (VATP) license that extends Crypto licensing to retail access and not just professional or institutional investors.

Mission Trip

This trip explored Dubai’s potential as a B2B FinTech hub (especially but not limited to the Digital Assets space), connected with entrepreneurs, businesses and investors in the UAE as well as enable our members to showcase what the HK FinTech ecosystem offers. ​Our members learnt from UAE-based FinTech companies, lawyers, regulators and (Digital Asset) ecosystem stakeholders. ​

Announcement

The Fintech Association of Hong Kong (FTAHK) is committed to ensuring women’s representation in public and professional forums that cover FinTech. To mark International Women’s Day, FTAHK makes this Gender Pledge.

Member Spotlight

Welcome to the next edition of FTAHK's member spotlight series!

For February's profile, there's a slight twist as we are featuring an FTAHK partner rather than a member. Nonetheless, Mr. Jason Chan, Co-Founder & CEO at AREIX, is an invaluable member of the Hong Kong FinTech community and has partnered with numerous organizations such as HKSTP and AWS.

Announcement

To address the wicked problem of RegTech adoption to ensure that "all banks go fintech by 2025", the Fintech Association of Hong Kong launched its RegTech Upskilling Initiative at Hong Kong Fintech Week 2022 in conjunction with HKU's LITE Lab with experienced industry faculty and using pedagogies developed by LITE Lab.

Member Spotlight

In this edition, we’re excited to present Dr. Ulf Henning Richter, Founder & CEO at CARBON10B X

Member Spotlight

In this edition, we’re excited to present our new Wealth & InvestTech Co-chair - Steffanie Yuen.