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FinTech Foundations and Overview, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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About this Course

Our primary goal is to help you to understand FinTech and to become more confident and persuasive in your ability to analyze and make recommendations to executives within the finance industry regarding how to react to these changes. This FIRST MOOC ON FINTECH IN ASIA-PACIFIC offered by HKUST presents the views of several professors from the top business school in Asia as well as perspectives from industry professionals. HKUST has been ranked for many years as the number one EMBA program in the world, as the number one Finance program in Asia, and as the top MBA program in Asia by multiple independent rating and review journals and surveys. This course offers the combined strengths of HKUST in Business, Finance, and Technology as one the world's leading academic institutions on an important area of technology and business innovations. For students from outside Asia, this also gives an insight into changes happening in the most advanced FinTech markets of the world, since Asia leads worldwide in FinTech adoption and creative innovations. This course (FinTech Foundations and Overview) is part of the HKUST FinTech specialization, there will be 3 other courses in the specialization including FinTech Security & Regulation (RegTech), FinTech Risk Management, FinTech Innovative Disruption: Implications for Society....

Top reviews

By VL

Aug 10, 2018

very interesting topic, the final assignment might take longer than advertised if you want to do it properly.

By AK

Jun 11, 2018

An intriguing course that provides the basic information about FinTech

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By Surabhi Sardesai

Dec 14, 2018

The professor is very good! He gives very real use cases and tells you how fintech evolved from the beginning. It is amazing to uncover historical perspectives and facts.

By Valerio Laino

Aug 10, 2018

very interesting topic, the final assignment might take longer than advertised if you want to do it properly.

By Luis Rodriguez

Jun 26, 2018

Excelente curso para introducirse en el nuevo mundo de las finanzas con la mediación de la tecnología. Muy buena información y dinámica.

By Andreas Ktoris

Jun 11, 2018

An intriguing course that provides the basic information about FinTech

By SZE CHUN

May 19, 2018

Amazing course