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China's financial industry ponders reform and innovation amid reorganisation of global trade and supply chains
Date: Sep 08, 2020   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Post Event Report
The Asian Banker Finance China 2020 Conference on 28 August addressed the evolution of global trade and supply chains, as well as how China’s financial services industry need to transform itself, manage innovation and accelerate structural reform in a post-COVID world
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Smart transformation in wealth management is not a zero-sum game
Date: Apr 01, 2020   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Co-published
Wealth managers must acquire new capabilities to win in the “Smart Era” by collaborating with fintechs on broader use cases and application, by reinventing customer value propositions, and by reshaping the entire customer experience
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Dao Ventures’ Zhang: The impact ecosystem is developing very slowly in China
Date: Mar 17, 2020   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Interview
Tao Zhang, co-founder of Dao Ventures and founder of one of the first impact funds in China, discusses his latest clean food impact investment in Shenzhen and the slow development of the impact ecosystem in China
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The visible heart and the invisible hand: Outlook for impact investing
Date: Feb 25, 2020   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Research Note
The center of debate has shifted from whether impact investing can match the returns of traditional investing, to whether asset owners are willing and how many asset managers are skilled and inclined to put in the extra diligence needed to ensure positive impacts for similar returns.
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China increases number of HNWIs in Asia Pacific
Date: Dec 04, 2019   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Research Note
China is changing the distribution of wealth across the region and rapidly developing its wealth management industry which is dominated by mega banks and trust companies
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Connect Blockchain DMCC's Shu: “Further blockchain adoption will be retail driven”
Date: Mar 05, 2019   |   Author: Chris Georgiou | Interview
Meng Shu, CEO and Co-founder of Connect Blockchain DMCC shares his experiences of moving from traditional trading to Blockchain trading.



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