The IFTA FinTech Achievement Award Winners Campus Tour (CUHK Station) was held successfully at CUHK on 7 Jan 2020. Three awardees of the IFTA FinTech Achievement Awards 2018, that are OneDegree, Saxo Capital Markets Hong Kong and Transwap Limited came and gave us a sharing about their products, latest technologies and winning solutions. We had over 70 participants attending the event and it was a great networking and knowledge exchanging experience.
The IFTA FinTech Luncheon: Cross-border Payments was held sucessfully on 6 January 2020. Mr Benjamin Wong, CEO of Transwap Limited share about the latest needs and trends of cross-border payments, as well as the solutions provided by Transwap Limited in meeting the needs of B2B cross-border transactions.
The first batch of Honorary Fellow Financial Technologist, Certified Financial Technologist (CFT) and Associate Financial Technologist (AFT) was awarded on 14 December. It is a remarkable milestone of IFTA. We were glad to have Dr. Charleston Sin, Executive Director of MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node to be our Guest of Honour today, and Dr. Sin delivered an insightful sharing about the MIT, the MIT Hong Kong Innovation Node and some latest FinTech development with us.
IFTA is honoured to be appointed as a Member of the Alliance for Professionals of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. Mr. Wilson Kwok, our Co-founder received the Letter of Appointment on behalf of IFTA on 18 December.