By Gerardine Donough-Tan

Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 from November 2 to 6 went virtual and scored amazing results. The main conference and more than 30 satellite events drew over 1.2 million aggregated viewers with more than 100 hours of content and 18,000 business contacts made. Participants included more than 500 exhibitors, 350 speakers, 230 journalists and 29 delegations from over 130 economies.

The visually striking opening keynotes set the tone for solid conference content presented individually or in panel discussions by government and global heads in banking, financial services, fintech companies and technology players.

The mega-event was co-organised by Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK), Hong Kong Monetary Authority, Securities and Futures Commission and Insurance Authority.

King Leung, Head of Fintech at InvestHK, said: “Hong Kong Fintech Week 2020 truly demonstrated the resilience and creativity of Hong Kong and revealed the excellent potential for the future…Hong Kong is on a fast track to fintech success.”