The 12th Asian Financial Forum (AFF) officially open today! Soul Htite, the world-renowned fintech entrepreneur, chairman and founder of Dianrong, advisor of FinEX Asia attends the opening ceremony and is invited in a panel discussion to share his view.
Fintech has emerged as a powerful disruptor and one that is rapidly transforming the real economy and the financial sector at a global level. At the same time, it has the potential to advance financial reforms and deliver sustainable development. Most notably, digital financial solutions, such as mobile money, e-wallets and crowdfunding platforms, have also allowed expanded access to financial assets and services, developments that have clearly promoted financial inclusion.
The panel discussion on financial innovation is focus on fintech trends and regulations and is featureSoul Htite;Chris Church, Chief Business Development Officer, Digital Asset; Eddi Danusaputro, Chief Executive Officer, Mandiri Capital Indonesia; Daisuke Iwase, Group Chief Digital Officer, AIA Group Limited; and Alex Kong, founder and Chairman, TNG FinTech Group.
Soul Htite pointed out that he had started business in the United States and China. He has different markets experiences and understand different regulations in each market. However, fintech is all the same no matter in which market, that is, to reduce costs. The development and adoption of blockchain technology can enable the financial industry and different industries to share resources, reduce costs, change business models, and provide more convenient, cheaper and more transparent services. This is the major change fintech bring to the financial industry. And fintech also allows the financial industry to provide greater financial inclusive services.
Soul Htite is a well-known international financial technology pioneer and an important guest speaker at this year’s Asian Financial Forum. His speech attracted people to listen.