HK’s status will remain despite foreign politicians’ ill will

A close look at the marvelous outcomes of the Global Financial Leaders’ Investment Summit, concluded on Nov 3, decodes the reactions from some United States politicians who sought to derail the event by trying to dissuade financial experts with American ties from participating. Such irrational behavior to undermine the success of an international event in […]

Trintech Celebrates the 10-Year Anniversary of Cadency(R) by Trintech

DALLAS, TX, Nov 11, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – “The Avengers(TM)” came together in 2012 and have defeated numerous villains over the last 10 years. Similarly, Trintech’s finance and technology experts also came together in 2012 to launch Cadency(R) – the world’s first end-to-end Record to Report SaaS solution transforming the way enterprise […]

Prenetics Announces Record Third Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Raises Full Year 2022 Revenue and EBITDA Guidance

LONDON AND HONG KONG, Nov 10, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Prenetics Global Limited (NASDAQ: PRE) (“Prenetics” or the “Company”), a global leader in genomic and diagnostic testing, today announced its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022. Third Quarter 2022 and Recent Highlights: — Reported third quarter 2022 […]

HK companies should seize opportunities of global ESG development

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) reporting has quickly become a focal point in the world’s major financial markets. Hong Kong, which is one of the fastest-growing green finance markets, made significant headway by updating its ESG Reporting Guide in 2019.  The Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX) referred to the world’s leading ESG disclosure […]

Hong Kong should more proactively promote development of financial industry

The overall success of the practice of “one country, two systems” over the past 25 years has been witnessed globally. The innovative framework has not only resolved peacefully the Hong Kong question left over from history but also enabled Hong Kong’s smooth transition to a special administrative region of China from a British-ruled territory. Over […]

The 10th edition of IBEX INDIA, an international trade fair and conference for the BFSI Tech & Fintech sector

MUMBAI, INDIA, Oct 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The BFSI and Fintech sector’s development is driven by technological progress. In light of the growing convergence between banking, financial services, and technology, 2022 has been labelled as a breakthrough year by industry insiders, as it is fuelled by using technologies such as Artificial […]

WFIS Paces to Unveil Indonesia’s Most Advanced FSI Show

JAKARTA, INDONESIA, Oct 3, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – With Indonesia darting to incorporate the latest technology innovations in FSI, the country’s fintech is expected to generate $8.6 billion revenue by 2025. The move is further getting bolstered by Otoritas Jasa Keuangan (OJK) that is bringing favorable regulatory changes and has even launched […]

US dollar losing its attraction and global status

Photo taken on July 28, 2022 shows the Commerce Department building in Washington, DC, the United States. (PHOTO / XINHUA) The Russia-Ukraine conflict, apart from causing energy and food crises, has also triggered the largest de-dollarization wave since the 2008 global financial crisis. And although Russia is leading the de-dollarization drive to offset the effects […]

Talent localization crucial to strengthening HK’s financial sector

The 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25) clearly stated that Hong Kong must strengthen its position as an international financial center and develop into an international innovation and technology (I&T) hub. Talent is the key to success.  The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has temporarily driven some of our talents away, dealing a blow to many industries, the financial […]

20+ Leading Technology Organizations Orchestrated the Loudest Fintech Show in the Philippines

MANILA, Sep 20, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Southeast Asia’s most renowned FSI event, World Financial Innovation Series (WFIS) disrupted the Philippines’ fintech market with its inaugural edition in the country on 16 – 17 August 2022 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Manila. It also gave a major boost to the country’s […]

BRICS expansion a matter of time

Growing the membership is inevitable; developing nations need greater say in global governance (MA XUEJING / CHINA DAILY) Although BRICS has engaged several other nations under the rubric of “BRICS Plus” and “BRICS Outreach” summits, the group has remained cautious about adding new members. Lately, however, expanding its membership has become a subject of discussion […]

Prenetics Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results and Raises Full Year Adjusted EBITDA Outlook

LONDON AND HONG KONG, Sep 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Prenetics Global Limited (NASDAQ: PRE) (“Prenetics” or the “Company”), a global leader in genomic and diagnostic testing, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022. — Revenue of US$51.7 million in the second quarter of 2022— […]

VC Holdings Announces 2022 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Value Convergence Holdings Limited (“VC Holdings”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; Stock Code: 0821.HK), a well-established and one-stop financial services institution in Hong Kong, is pleased to announce its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2022 ( the “Reporting […]

Hong Kong needs to reopen to world to maintain its status as financial center

As recently announced, the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong (AmCham) will hold a 10-month seminar series to discuss ways to help the city maintain its “international leadership roles”.  The 10 monthly panel sessions, running from this month to June next year, will discuss Hong Kong’s position in the new global environment, the business […]

Qenta Acquires Digital Currency Company Noble Money to Advance Financial Inclusion in Emerging Markets

The acquisition allows Qenta to increase its global footprint and leverage Noble’s existing partnerships. Noble leads national deliberations for Qenta’s G-Coin® digital gold token to be recognized as an official national currency in Palau. Houston, TX, August 17, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Qenta, Inc., (“Qenta”) a financial infrastructure platform with cutting-edge technology and a proprietary enterprise-grade blockchain, the […]

Trintech Announces Latest Release of CadencyDirect to Drive Greater Efficiency and Control across the Financial Close Process for ServiceNow Customers

DALLAS, TX, Aug 16, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Trintech, a leading provider of cloud-based financial close solutions for the Office of Finance, today announced the latest release of CadencyDirect which extends digital workflows for the Office of Finance with new bi-directional workflows for close tasks, enhanced Journal Entry management capabilities, and a […]

Fanhua to Announce Second Quarter and First Half 2022 Unaudited Financial Results and Host Conference Call on August 23, 2022

GUANGZHOU, China, Aug. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Fanhua Inc. (“Fanhua” or “the Company”) (Nasdaq: FANH), a leading independent financial services provider in China, today announced that it will release its unaudited financial results for the second quarter and first half 2022 after the close of the U.S. financial markets on August 23, […] to Report Second Quarter and Interim 2022 Financial Results on August 23, 2022

BEIJING, Aug. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via —, Inc. (NASDAQ: JD and HKEX: 9618), a leading supply chain-based technology and service provider, today announced that it plans to release its unaudited financial results for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2022 on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, before the U.S. market […]

Luckin Coffee Announces Senior Management Changes

BEIJING, Aug. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Luckin Coffee Inc. (“Luckin Coffee” or the “Company”) (OTC: LKNCY) today announced the appointment of Ms. Jing An as its Chief Financial Officer, effective today. Ms. An brings more than 17 years of experience in corporate finance and management, with a specialization in technology companies. Ms. […]

FangDD Provides Clarification on Dismissal of KPMG

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Fangdd Network Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: DUO) (“FangDD” or the “Company”) announced on August 1, 2022 the dismissal of KPMG Huazhen LLP (“KPMG”) and the engagement of Audit Alliance LLP ( “Audit Alliance”) as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm to audit and report on […]

Showa Denko Announces 2022 2Q Consolidated Financial Results

TOKYO, Aug 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Showa Denko K.K. (SDK; TSE:4004) today announced its 2022 2Q consolidated financial results. 2022 Second Quarter Consolidated Financial Statements and summary– 2022 Second Quarter Financial Results: Presentation Material– Showa Denko Decides on Absorption-type Merger & Company Split, Trade Name Change, and Partial Amendment […]

FangDD Announces Change of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Fangdd Network Group Ltd. (Nasdaq: DUO) (“FangDD” or the “Company”), today announced that the audit committee of the Company’s board of directors approved, on July 29, 2022, the dismissal of KPMG Huazhen LLP (“KPMG”) and the engagement of Audit Alliance LLP ( “Audit Alliance”) as […]

Agora, Inc. to Report Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results on August 15, 2022

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Agora, Inc. (NASDAQ: API) (“Agora”), a pioneer and leading platform for real-time engagement APIs, will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2022 after the close of U.S. markets on August 15, 2022. Agora will host a conference call to […]

Fujitsu and Hokuhoku Financial Group develop algorithm for efficient flood risk calculation for Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) reporting

TOKYO, Jul 28, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via – Fujitsu and Hokuhoku Financial Group, Inc. (hereinafter Hokuhoku FG)(1) today announced the development of an algorithm to support information disclosure in line with the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (hereinafter TCFD)(2). The two companies conducted trial demonstrations and confirmed the efficiency […]