7:30pm-9:00pm, Nov 5(Friday)(Beijing Time)
FinTech Development and Regulation: An IFC Perspective
Online via Tencent(Voov) Meeting(429 806 103)
Calvin Fu, Chief Economist APAC, IFC Federation
China Chief Representative, Abu Dhabi Global Market & FSRA
Mr. Calvin Fu is the Chief Economist of the International Financial Center(IFC) Federation, aiming at advancing the crossborder investment and finance partnership between the major international financial centres and China. Mr. Calvin Fu is also the China Chief representative of Abu Dhabi Global Market and its Financial Services Regulatory Authority, being in charge of the regulatory partnership, government relations, business development and operation of China Office on behalf of the regulatory authorities of Financial Services Regulatory Authority, Registration Authority, the Courts and ADGM Authority.
Mr. Calvin Fu has a successful career in investment management, financial regulation, policy research and international affairs. Besides working in multiple renowned organizations, he also conducts lecturing and research in multiple well-established international organizations, universities and professional associations, having wide influence in the spheres of finance, regulation, government and policy of China.
Mr. Calvin Fu holds the BA in Economics, MA in International Relations, and MA in Finance. Calvin Fu has been awarded with the “Influencer of The Year” by China News Week in 2019, and has long-term commitment to charity, inclusive development and rural education for kids.
In recent years, financial technology(FinTech) is developing rapidly globally. China has undoubtedly grown into a global center in the burgeoning FinTech industry. As FinTech is transforming the traditional financial industry influentially, every leading finance education institution must catch up with this trend of advanced FinTech education. The Master of Science in FinTech (MSFT) Program established by the School of Finance, Renmin University of China(SFRUC) is a response to this great FinTech era’s call. It was designed to cultivate global FinTech talents and business leaders equipped with both financial expertise, technology skills and innovative spirits, especially with a focus on China. In order to enrich the program teaching and broaden students’ international horizon, SFRUC invites top FinTech experts and scholars to share their insights through the FinTech Webinar Series(online) for both domestic and international students in order to build a lifelong learning and networking platform for them.