In the business it’s known as MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions) and it’s one of the worst hit sectors of the coronavirus epidemic. But who stumps up when a conference is cancelled?
Hong Kong may be roiled in chaos but our second treasury-focused conference saw 100+ treasury professionals gather on Wednesday to discuss supply chain relocation challenges, Libor transition updates and more.
Corporates using eTradeConnect, a Hong Kong-based trade finance platform, will be able to digitally exchange shipping documents, but individuals at Hong Kong FinTech Week warned the voyage ahead might be choppy.
A fishbowl discussion at GTR Asia saw an animated debate between ‘frenemies’ - an international banker and three fintech representatives - on how to tackle the persistent $1.5 trillion trade finance gap