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XanPool fintech raises USD 27 mln in Series A

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Oct 2021

Hong-kong-based XanPool, a payment infrastructure provider that facilitates faster crypto and fiat settlements, announced today it has raised a USD 27 million Series A led by Valar Ventures.

funding, cryptocurrency exchange, e-wallet, digital assets

Hong Kong selects providers for digital vouchers scheme

News | Mobile Payments | 12 Apr 2021

Hong Kong has selected AlipayHK, Octopus, Tap & Go and WeChat Pay HK as e-payment providers for its HKD 5,000 digital voucher scheme.

central bank, digital payments, mobile payments

Blockchain trade finance platform Contour ready to launch in Hong Kong

News | E-invoicing, SCF & E-procurement | 06 Mar 2020

A blockchain trade finance platform developed by eight banks, Contour, including HSBC and Standard Chartered, has gotten closer to commercial launch in Hong Kong.

Contour, State Administration of Foreign Exchange, trade finance, Standard Chartered, HSBC, China, Hong Kong, Asia, APAC, banks, banking, trade, letter of credit

PingPong considers a USD 1 bln Hong Kong IPO

News | Payments General | 02 Feb 2022

China-based fintech startup PingPong has announced considering an initial public offering in Hong Kong to raise as much as USD 1 billion.

fintech, IPO, Goldman Sachs, funding, investment

COVID-19 makes ecommerce even more preferred among shoppers in Hong Kong

News | Ecommerce | 20 Jul 2020

Data and analytics company GlobalData has revealed that Hong Kong-based consumers shift to ecommerce more and more.

GlobalData, COVID-19, ecommerce, online shoppers, Hong Kong, POS terminals, ecommerce payments, AlipayHK, WeChat Pay, PayPal, HKTVmall, Visa, eCommerce Starter Package, Boutir, micro merchants, credit cards

NOVA2PAY gets third consecutive Hong Kong MSO license

News | Ecommerce | 03 Jun 2022

Hong Kong-based fintech NOVA2PAY has been registered as a money service operator in Hong Kong for the third time since 2015.

merchant, cross-border ecommerce, digital payments, PCI DSS, payment processor, fraud prevention

JCB and BOCHK launch contactless payments in the LWB payment system

News | Cards | 02 Nov 2021

Japan-based credit card company JCB has partnered with Bank of China to launch a contactless payment service in the e-payment system of Long Win Bus (LWB), available to the whole fleet.

contactless payments, JCB, mobile payments, digital wallet, partnership

Prove, TransUnion partner to launch digital identity solution in Hong Kong

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 23 Jun 2021

Prove, a US-based identity verification solutions provider, has announced that it has integrated TransUnion’s TruValidate identity verification feature into its offering to launch a new digital identity solution in Hong Kong.

identity verification, eKYC, behavioural biometrics, fraud prevention

Airstar to introduce SME banking services

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 28 May 2021

Airstar has announced introducing SME banking services, after the increase of both deposit accounts and loan customers.

digital banking, banks, product launch, SMEs, fintech

The HKMA unveils Fintech 2025 strategy

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 09 Jun 2021

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority has unveiled “Fintech 2025”, its new strategy for driving fintech development of Hong Kong.

fintech, banks, digitalisation, data sharing, CBDC

Amber Group secures USD 100 mln in Series B funding round

News | Cryptocurrencies | 22 Jun 2021

Amber Group, a Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency trading startup, has raised USD 100 million in a Series B funding round at a pre-money valuation of USD 1 billion.

cryptocurrency, startup, funding, digital assets, machine learning

PayMe sees massive increase in usage due to consumers shifting to online payments

News | Online Payments | 25 May 2020

HSBC's digital payment platform PayMe has reported an increase in usage, as consumers go online shopping for everything from face masks to virtual social games.

PayMe, HSBC, online payments, transactions , online shopping, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Monetary Authority, HKMA, COVID-19

Hong Kong Digital Bank livi selects Mastercard to offer BNPL product

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 14 May 2021

livi bank, a Hong Kong-based digital bank, has launched a Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) service with the introduction of livi PayLater.

BNPL, mobile banking, debit card, ecommerce, digital banking, e-wallet

ZA bank, a Hong Kong-based online-only bank, starts operating

News | Online & Mobile Banking | 24 Mar 2020

ZA bank, a Hong Kong-based online-only bank, has begun operating. 

Hong Kong, online banks, banking licences, Ant Financial, Standard Chartered, Tencent, HSBC, Bank of China, virtual banking

Mox, Mastercard partner to allow users to choose between spending on a debit or credit card

News | Cards | 28 Jun 2021

Hong Kong-based virtual bank Mox has partnered with Mastercard to introduce a new tool that allows Mox users to choose between spending on an all-in-one debit and credit card.

credit card, debit card, online payments

Hong Kong to regulate cryptocurrency trading platforms

News | Cryptocurrencies | 03 Nov 2020

Hong Kong-based markets watchdog has announced to regulate all cryptocurrency trading platforms operating in the financial hub, according to Reuters.

Hong Kong, SCF, cryptocurrency, trading, platform, crypto, Securities and Futures Commission, Bitcoin, Token, security, future

HKEX to launch sustainable finance exchange Stage

News | Payments General | 22 Jun 2020

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) has made plans to release a new sustainable exchange called Stage.

HKEX, Stage, sustainable finance exchange, Hong Kong, sustainable investment, ESG, sustainable funds, green bonds, impact investing, microfinance

MYPINPAD, SPECTRA Technologies launch contactless payments solution in Hong Kong

News | Mobile Payments | 10 Mar 2021

MYPINPAD has partnered with SPECTRA Technologies to launch a contactless payments solution for small and micro merchants in Hong Kong.

contactless payments, mobile payments, POS

Banking fees getting squeezed and Hong Kong among the top markets impacted

News | Payments General | 11 Mar 2020

Accenture has released a global report detailing the impact of increased competition and regulation on banking fees, with Hong Kong as one of the markets that were studied.

Accenture, study, banking, fees, account opening, retail banking

Paymentology, Standard Chartered digital bank MOX Bank team up on full launch

News | Payments General | 15 Sep 2020

Paymentology, a UK-based cloud-native payment processor, has announced the official launch of Standard Chartered’s digital bank, MOX Bank.

Paymentology, banking, payments , transaction monitoring, fraud prevention, Standard Chartered, Mox Bank