Cryptocurrency

The future of cryptocurrency in Hong Kong

Fintech

The future of cryptocurrency in Hong Kong

Consensus that digital assets offer a remarkable platform for achieving genuinely transformative outcomes.

06 October 2017

10 things you need to know about Ethereum

Part of KWM's digital fundamentals series, discover the what, how and why of Ethereum.

07 August 2017
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The “gig economy”: the new show in town

This post explores some of the key drivers and international developments. It also explores a number of employment law-related questions that existing companies, new entrants and start-ups should...

24 July 2017

Hong Kong Monetary Authority releases White Paper on Distributed Ledger Technology

The continued development of Fintech is changing the way that banks and other financial institutions do business with each other and their clients.

07 December 2016

Agile or Fragile - traditional waterfall vs. agile software developments

We gathered senior legal and IT professionals from both vendors and major users of information services to a roundtable discussion as to their uptake of agile based computing....

25 October 2016

10 things you need to know about decentralised autonomous organisations

DAOs are a re-imagined form of business vehicle, somewhere between a collective investment structure, a partnership, a venture capital fund, and a crowdsourcing platform.

16 August 2016
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FinTech under pressure: Bitcoin hacked through Hong Kong exchange

This alert brings together the key facts and the regulatory environment in which this is happening. Importantly, FinTech continues to be the dominant force in financial services.

04 August 2016

China's 13th Five Year Plan: the land of opportunity

China's 13th Five Year Plan has significant implications for businesses in China and around the world across key sectors.

14 April 2016

New Hong Kong stored value facilities regime – the countdown begins to the next wave of fintech regulation

Key features and impacts of Hong Kong's SVF regime and the next wave of fintech regulation

04 December 2015