In its fifth version, the flagship business convention Hong Kong FinTech Week this yr is launching a novel International Quick Monitor Programme to assist worldwide together with Singapore modern expertise corporations join with the main monetary establishments, traders and regulators in Hong Kong.
Chosen candidates can have a uncommon alternative to pitch their answer on to senior executives of Company Champions, together with AMTD Group, Hong Kong Change, Microsoft, and likewise regulators together with Hong Kong Financial Authority. This system is free to take part in with an software deadline on 31 August 2020.
Profitable candidates might be matched for one-to-one video conferences, designed to deepen discussions round alternatives for collaboration, partnerships and enterprise offers. One of the best of the most effective are invited to pitch at Hong Kong Fintech Week in entrance of a panel of traders, for an opportunity to win as much as USD 1 million of funding dedication, topic to due diligence.
The International Quick Monitor Programme focuses on eight key FinTech verticals: Capital Markets, Funds, Retail Banking, Industrial Banking, WealthTech, RegTech, Insurance coverage and Commerce Finance. International FinTech corporations are invited to use on-line now – the programme is totally free to take part in and it may be accomplished just about on-line from anyplace on this planet.
The Quick Monitor program can be supported by InvestHK, the federal government division attracting International Direct Funding and main Hong Kong FinTech Week. InvestHK assists worldwide FinTech corporations to launch in Hong Kong, such because the introduction of touchdown helps from the HKSAR authorities. Every eligible firm can apply for the help from USD 111,000 as much as USD 2.6 million, irrespective of if the Quick Monitor software is profitable or not.
Beneath the pandemic, the Hong Kong authorities offers robust funding help (as much as USD 49 billion) to permit the FinTech business to remain resilient. The innovation and expertise help, enterprise help measures and abroad growth help are aimed for worldwide corporations to fast-track the subsequent success in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong FinTech Week will come to its fifth version between 2-6 November 2020. This yr, the organisers will purpose to utterly reinvent the earlier occasion expertise in Hong Kong by offering entry to on-line periods from anyplace on this planet. With over 25,000 anticipated attendees from 70+ economies, Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020 might be facilitating enterprise exchange and specializing in main developments within the FinTech business in Hong Kong, Asia, and globally.