Feature Stories

11.07.2017

From the Dean

The ability of digital technology to continue transforming the world of business and finance - and even the basic notion of money - is something we at the Business School have been aware of for some time. As applications ar ...

10.07.2017

FinTech - Disruptive or Transformative

In this issue of Biz@HKUST, our faculty write articles expressing their opinions on FinTech and featuring the areas they have been studying. Meanwhile, Professor KC Chan, the third and fourth term HKSAR Government’s Se ...

10.07.2017

Is Hong Kong Ready for a FinTech Revolution?

Is Hong Kong Ready for a FinTech Revolution? Across the globe, FinTech promises to not only drive the creation of a wide range of new and more accessible financial services, but also promote more competition, improve customer exp ...

10.07.2017

Which FinTech Future Should We Bank On?

Which FinTech Future Should We Bank On? It seems clear FinTech will continue to drive radical change in the market for banking services. But one unanswered question is: will the application of these advances in digital technology ...

10.07.2017

Putting Blockchain to Work at HKUST

Putting Blockchain to Work at HKUST Vitalik Buterin is the 23-year-old co-creator and inventor of Ethereum, the blockchain-based platform for running smart contracts.  Earlier this year, the Business School welcomed Buterin ...