Funding Scheme

RGC Inter-institutional Development Scheme

Project Title

Fintech: Disruptive Innovation in Financial Services

Project Team (HSMC Staff) 

Dr Andy CHENG, Department of Economics and Finance (PI)

Dr David CHUI, Department of Economics and Finance (Co-I)

Dr Shirley YEUNG, Department of Supply Chain and Information Management (Co-I)

Dr James CHEONG, Department of Economics and Finance (Co-I)

Other Collaborating Parties


Project Period

1-1-2018 to 31-12-2018 (completed)

Funding Amount (HKD)



This Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS) on Fintech brings together academics, creative entrepreneurs, visionary industrial experts and forward-looking policymakers to discuss and exchange intellectual ideas regarding the challenges and opportunities for financial institutions in Hong Kong to transform their operations through technology.  This project is timely and resourceful too, capturing the knowledge of the players in the ecosystem which helps facilitating the communication among various stakeholders to drive towards the re-innovation of financial industry.