Anti-Money Laundering (AML) & How Technology Can Help

The first day of the new year was the start of the EU’s 4.1 AML Directive, the recent update to the AMLD IV (Anti-Money Laundering 4.0) released less than two years ago. This regulation is but one among many other international requirements concerning Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Know Your Customers (KYC) policies....

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APrivacy: Capitalizing on opportunity in Asia

Go big or go home, as the saying goes. Sixteen months after making the decision to open an office in Hong Kong, it’s clear which option APrivacy CEO Cédric Jeannot has opted for. Jeannot’s advice for companies here in Waterloo Region? Do the same. Go to Asia. Go big. And then visit home....

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Canada China Business Excellence Award

Hong Kong Regional Connector Award This new category rewards an organization which used the Hong Kong SAR as a successful part of the company’s greater China and/or Asia strategy. The award is given to the organization that best exemplified the innovative inclusion of Hong Kong in the company’s growth and its overall strategies....

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How to Maximize Messaging Apps’ Potential ?

Today, you cannot talk about digital communications without mentioning the phenomenon of messaging apps. The messaging apps market has evolved rapidly in recent years, as has the number of users. The number of active monthly users of messaging apps in 2015 even exceeds the number users of social networks when you look at the top four apps in each category....

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One week at the Singapore FinTech Festival

Organised by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and in partnership with The Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS), the Singapore FinTech Festival held last week (Nov 14-18) was the largest FinTech event to be hosted in the world to date....

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