Media Coverage 2018

2018 Oct 9th - BITCOINMAGAZINE - With the CBAC, East Meets West in Search of Adoption and Innovation
2018 Oct 3rd - Bloomberg - How China's Peer to Peer Lending Crash is Destroying Lives
2018 Sep 27th - Reuters - Tencent & Alibaba chase remittances in battle for Southeast Asia
2018 Sep 27th - Nikkei Asian Review - Top crypto mining equipment maker powers through bitcoin meltdown
2018 Sep 22nd - Nikkei Asian Review - Crypto mining IPOs head for Hong Kong despite bitcoin setbacks
2018 Sep 11th - The Economist - As regulators circle, China’s fintech giants put the emphasis on tech
2018 Sep 11th - Outriders - Inside a Cashless Society (almost)
2018 Aug 27th - Reuters - Chinese bitcoin mining rig makers aim to raise billions in HK IPOs
2018 July 24th - China Economic Review - What's Next for Chinese Fintech
2018 July 2nd - AsiaMoney - China takes a swipe at the fintech sector
2018 June 25th - Pandaily - Ant Financial Launched World’s First Blockchain Cross-Border Remittance Service
2018 June 8th - Forbes - Ant Financial Raises $14B to Fund Global Expansion
2018 June 5th - Reuters - Exclusive: Ant Financial shifts focus from finance to tech services: sources

2018 May 28th - Forbes - Ant Financial Said To Close $150B Funding Round
2018 May 17th - Forbes - China Leads The U.S. In Patent Applications For Blockchain And Artificial Intelligence
2018 April 24th - UBS - The road to cashless societies
2018 April 29th - Cryptona - Chinese Tough Rules On Cryptocurrency Are Meant To Help The Sector
2018 April 23rd - SCMP - Forget China: Hong Kong, Singapore are the new kids on the blockchain
2018 April 26th - Forbes - China Is Tightening Its Grip On Cryptocurrency To Promote Rather Than Purge It
2018 April 12th - Forbes - How A U.S. - China Trade War Might Raise Apple and Huawei Smartphone Prices
2018 March 27th - Reuters - Twitter to ban crypto ads as online crackdown continues
2018 March 19th - After Tencent and Ctrip, Bank of East Asia eyes more partners for virtual banking
2018 March 8th - SCMP - China wants to be a front runner in blockchain technology even if the ban on bitcoin remains
2018 March 1st- AHK -The Convertibilty of the RMB
2018 January 19th - Economic Week -
The Taming of Bitcoin and Co
2018 January 18th - The Economist -
The threat of tough regulation in Asia sends crypto-currencies into a tailspin
2017 December 14th - Wired -
Inside China's Vast New Experiment In Social Ranking
2017 December 11th - MIT Technology Review -
Can China Contain Bitcoin?
2017 December 11th - Bloomberg -
Bitcoin Futures Deliver Wild Ride as Debut Brings Rally, Halts
2017 November 28th - CNBC -
The newest ICO trying to earn millions is a Chinese start-up worried about baby food
2017 November 27th- Forbes -
Boeing 747s To Luxury Villas: Why China's Businesses Are Offloading Assets In Massive Online Auctions
2017 October 2nd - Tech in Asia -
How fintech startups are using big data to solve China's huge credit gap
2017 September 20th - Fintech Innovation -
Ethereum to fuel Crypto coins passing US$1 trillion mark in 2017
2017 September 12th - CNBC -
Whats to come in China's bitcoin crackdown?
2017 September 5th - The Guardian - 
Cryptocurrency boom stalls as regulators focus on ICOs
2017 September 5th - Financial Times - 
China central bank declares initial coin offerings illegal
2017 September 4th -
South China Morning Post - China’s top consumer credit firm fined US$1.37 million for malpractice, executives fined, blacklistedChina’s top consumer credit firm fined US$1.37 million for malpractice, executives fined, blacklisted
2017 September 4th - Reuters - 
China bans initial coin offerings as illegal fundraising
2017 September 1st - Financial Times - 
China targets speculative frenzy from ‘initial coin offerings’
2017 August 31st - Campaign - 
Social media is the future of mobile payments in China
2017 August 31st - Techcrunch -
The first ICO unicorns are here
2017 August 28th - ASEAN Today -
Unfair competition favouring UnionPay against Visa and MasterCard?
2017 August 24th - Reuters -
China's Fosun invests in local version of bitcoin tech blockchain
2017 August 7th - The Moodie Davitt Report - 
Travel retailers lag behind other merchants in accepting mobile payments, says study
2017 August 6th - Asian Investor - 
Investors told: look beyond startups in China fintech
2017 August 4th - CNBC - 
It's a very good time to be a money launderer, and you can thank cryptocurrencies
2017 August 4th - NFC World -
Mobile payments in China: How the tech giants are changing the future of payments
2017 July 30th - Chinasquare - iTrends: Baidu betaalt met PayPal
2017 July 29th - Enterprise Innovation - Amazon invades Singapore, eyes bigger Southeast Asia market
2017 July 26th - Le Temps - 
Swatch investit le marché chinois du paiement mobile
2017 July 26th - SCMP - 
Chinese not so keen, or unable, to make mobile payments overseas
2017 July 23rd - Enterprise Innovation - 
China’s shadow banking crackdown needs a bigger stick
2017 July 19th - Benzinga - 
Kapronasia Launches New Study Looking at the Future of Anti-Money Laundering Solutions in Asia
2017 July 10th - Payments Disrupted - 
How the tech giants are changing the future of payments in China
2017 July 10th - NFC World - What's New in Payments, Volume Two
2017 July 2nd - The Moodie Davitt Report - 
Prepare for a mobile payment revolution among Chinese travelling shoppers, says new survey
2017 June 30th - Technode - 
How China's Mobile Payment Craze Will Affect the Future of Global Luxury Retailing
2017 June 30th - IBS Intelligence - Chinese toursits are driving mobile payments across the globe
2017 June 28th - Banking Technology - 
Money20/20 Europe: Asia in the ascendant
2017 June 19th - SCMP - 
P2P Platform Yirendai ready to move up a league or two, including into wealth management
2017 June 12th - Sina Finance - 蚂蚁金服上市前夜:移动支付遭遇微信挑战,蚂蚁海外凶猛扩张
2017 May 15th - Forbes - 
Your Mobile Money: Surviving A Day In China Without Cash Or Cards
2017 May 10th - Motherboard - 
China is on Track to Fully Phase Out Cash
2017 May 10th - One World Identity - 
Chinese mobile payment giants make landfall in U.S.
2017 April 26th - Analyse Asia - 
Ant Financial with Zennon Kapron
2017 April 24th - China Internet Watch - 
The Growth of Digital Payment Ecosystems in China: what it means for other countries
2017 April 20th - Tech In Asia - 
How WeChat Pay became Alipay's largest rival
2017 April 5th - Global Capital - 
Indian banks respond to Modi's Demonetization Shock Therapy
2017 March 29th - Tech In Asia - 
Ant Financial to build an open marketplace for finance products
2017 March 20th - The Moodie Davitt Report - Global study set to become “industry benchmark” for measuring impact of Asian mobile payments
2017 March 17th - Alternative Finance - 
Chinese robo advice could be opportunity for European fintech firms
2017 February 13th - FT - 
China mobile payments dwarf those in US as fintech booms, research shows
2017 January 31st - Digital Currency Executive Brief - 
China Pushes Banks to Adopt Blockchain Tech
2017 January 26th - Reuters - 
China turns to blockchain to make markets clearer and cleaner
2017 January 19th - Bloomberg - 
Stemming the Tide: Six Things China Can Do Next to Curb Outflows
2017 January 17th - Economist Intelligence Unit - 
Better Life Breakthroughs: Innovation in Investment
2017 January 9th - Bloomberg - 
Bitcoin Extends Loss After China’s Central Bank Warns Investors
2017 January 5th - CNN - 
China is freaking out bitcoin traders
2016 December 19th -
Faith-based Banking: Wealth Management Products in China
2016 December 10th - Fintech in China with Zennon Kapron
2016 December 5th - FT - 
Bank card groups to lose China market share
2016 December 2nd - Bitcoin Magazine - 
Bitcoin Price Reaches 2-Year High in China; Experts Predict Bull Market Likely to Continue
2016 November 25th - SCMP - 
China orders banks to stop issuing dual-currency credit cards to stem capital flight
2016 November 23rd - Aljazeera - 
Will China lift its ban on Facebook?
2016 November 14th - FT - Ant leads China's banks into the cloud
2016 November 2nd - Spend Matters -
China Trade Finance 2016: A closer look at the trends and issues shaping the market
2016 October 31st - Intheblack - Fuelled by remarkable achievements in education, Vietnam is newest high-tech success
2016 October 23rd - SCMP - 
Crackdown on underground banks intensifies as concerns over outflows increase
2016 September 19th - SCMP - 
Fintech – the next frontier for Hong Kong’s battle with Singapore?
2016 September 6th - Bobsguide - 
Kapronasia: The evolution of mobile money in China
2016 August 29th - FT - 
China banks starved of big data as mobile payments rise
2016 August 26th - Bloomberg -
China's Top Search Engine Freezes Bitcoin Ads Without Warning
2016 August 24th - Asia Money -
Banks and Fintech: Better Connected
2016 August 17th - Reuters - 
Rise of the machines: Chinese investors flock to robo-advisors
2016 August 9th - Fintech Innovation - 
6 percent VAT: opportunity and burden for Chinese financial institutions
2016 August 6th - Al Jazeera - 
Is the sun setting on Japan's economic slump?
2016 August 3rd - South China Morning Post - 
Bitcoin struggles for acceptance in Hong Kong
2016 August 2nd - Bloomberg - 
The Humbling of American Tech Giants in China
2016 August 1st - Bloomberg - 
Didi Schools Uber on Doing Business in Cut-Throat Chinese Market
2016 July 28th - SNL - Bitcoin makes comeback, as China emerges as center of virtual money trading
2016 July 18th - Enterprise Innovation - 
China’s EBS International eyes global market with network upgrade
2016 July 6th - eMarketer -
Mobile Taobao Users in China Skew Younger
2016 July 6th - Reuters - 
In up-to-$10 billion IPO, China's PSBC eyes ticket to online financial services boom
2016 June 29th - TechNode - 
Banks Need to Calm Down About Blockchain
2016 June 29th - Forbes - 
Will Thailand's E-Commerce 'Cashless' Boom Disrupt Asia's Retail Market? 
2016 June 24th - The Australian Financial Review -
 Brexit: Bitcoin Surges in Wake of Out Vote
2016 June 22nd - Corporate Treasurer - 
RBI extends action plan for NPAs
2016 June 1st - South China Morning Post - 
Hong Kong Struggling to Keep Pace with Regional Peers in Fintech
2016 May 31st - The Wall Street Journal - 
China Buying Sparks Bitcoin Surge
2016 May 24th - CKGSB Knowledge - 
Will Ant Financial Become Wildly Successful Like Taobao?
2016 May 13th - The Straits Time - 
China reins in peer-to-peer lending
2016 May 11th - Fintech Innovation - 
Building trust with P2P lending 
2016 May 4th - Forbes - UnionPay Partners With Smartphone Brands In Bid For China's Online Payment Market -- Could It Work?
2016 May 4th - Fintech Innovation - Singapore bows to UK as second largest RMB Exchange: New tax rules to curve China’s e-commerce market
2016 April 17th - China Daily – Cashing out
2016 April 13th – Bobsguide - The Globalisation of Fintech
2016 March 31st - Forbes - China's Traditional Banks Still Have A Chance To Win Millennials Over
2016 March 28th - Forbes - Why It's Too Early To Count Apple Pay Out In China
2016 March 17th - Forbes - Measuring Credit: How Baidu, Alibaba And Tencent May Succeed Where Facebook Failed
2016 March 15th - Asian Venture Capital Journal - Transition Time
2016 March 11th - Reuters - 
Fintech growth accelerates in Asia with record $4.5 billion investments
2016 March 1st - Fintech Innovation - 2016 FSI opportunities in China
2016 February 29th - Enterprise Innovation - Party is over: 2016 is year of consolidation for P2P lending and payments in China
2016 February 16th - CCTV America - Zennon Kapron on China peer-to-peer lending
2016 February 5th - Straits Times - Online lender orchestrated $10.8b ponzi scheme
2016 February 4th - Bloomberg - China's Biggest Ponzi Scheme Shows Rot in Internet Financing
2016 February 3rd - Bloomberg - Ex-Bodyguard Turns Spare Change Into Digital Cash Startup
2016 January 21st - Bloomberg - Chinese Central Bank Studies Prospect of Own Digital Currency
2016 January 4th - South China Morning Post - Can the state take China’s mobile payments market in 2016? Experts think not

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