• Research Calendar 2018

    Research Calendar 2018

    The Kapronasia 2018 Research Calendar has been published, contact us to receive a copy and subscribe.
  • Trade Surveillance in China

    Trade Surveillance in China

    With increased market scrutiny, trade surveillance in China's capital markets has become critical. A new report from Kapronasia and Nasdaq looks at the challenges and opportunities.
  • China's New Tiered Bank Accounts

    China's New Tiered Bank Accounts

    One of the big changes in China's banking industry in 2017 was the introduction of bank account type. A new report from Kapronasia looks at the implications.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Latest Reports

bankaccount_cover3
In 2017, new bank account regulation was introduced limiting each individual to 3 different types of debit accounts. The purpose of these new regulations is to put a restraint on Money Laundering and prevent telecommunication fraud. While this new regulation will affect people’s lives, it also puts the banks in a position of opportunity where they are able to adapt to the change and use it to their advantage.
AsianExchangesCoversm
Asian exchanges have come a long way in the past decade and are now highly competitive, both technologically and through their product offerings. In this report by Kapronasia, we analyse the overall Asian exchange landscape through several key factors, before taking a more detailed look into each of the region's leading markets.
201711_PaymentCardsinChina_Cover
Being the first country to fully integrate digital and mobile payments, the Chinese payment market is unlike any other in the world. However, what does this unique situation mean for the traditional payment card industry in China? In this report by Kapronasia, we take a look at the key challenges and opportunities faced by the industry.

Events

November 30, 2017 - Dec 01, 2017
Inside Fintech - Seoul
December 13, 2017
Australian Payment Summit
February 15, 2018
Baltic E-commerce Summit - Tallinn
March 13, 2018 - Mar 15, 2018
Money 20/20 Asia Singapore
March 21, 2018 - Mar 22, 2018
Payments Summit 2018 - Helsinki
March 27, 2018 - Mar 28, 2018
MoneyLive: Digital Banking APAC 2018
June 04, 2018
Money 20/20 Europe - Amsterdam
September 22, 2018
Sibos Sydney

Kapronasia is a leading provider of financial industry market research and consulting covering fintech, payments, banking, capital markets and blockchain.

Research

Research From our offices across the region, we provide clients with the key insight and research they need to understand the market trends and challenges. Our research reports are used by numerous clients across the globe to make better business decisions about their Asia strategy.

Consulting

Consulting We work closely with clients to better understand their business challenges and find lasting and value creating solutions. We have worked with some of the financial industry's largest players to help them re-define their business and drive growth.

The recent hype around Bitcoin continues to bring uncertainty to the financial stability of countries. Whilst some countries are accepting Bitcoin others are rejecting it and the threats that they perceive it holds.

China has long seemingly been opposed to all things crypto, having previously banned ICO’s and virtual currency trading. However, in the latest development of China’s war on crypto, it is now reportedly set to shut the Bitcoin mining industry.

Previously, WeChat has been the world's dominant chat & payment app with over 1 billion WeChat users worldwide, spread over 15 countries; 200 million of which use the app's payment function. Could WhatsApp's December 2017 release of a payment enabled WhatsApp app in India find similar success? 

On December 11th, 2017, China Union Pay (CUP), together with over 30 commercial banks and payment institutions, launched a new version of its mobile payment APP, QuickPass (云闪付), starting a new battle in the mobile payment industry.

Kapronasia Newsletter

Sign up for our email list and stay up to date with our latest insights.