Daxue Talks 53: What is driving Crypto currency innovation in China?

This episode features Stephen Hopkins, a China fintech expert, who shares his knowledge of China’s crypto currency scene. Hopkins exposes the main drivers behind crypto currency innovation in China and provides an insight into what other countries have learned from PRC’s cryptocurrency development. Jump to the questions: 1:10 Who is driving crypto currency innovation in […]

Daxue Talks transcript #52: The deployment of blockchain technologies by Chinese banks

blockchain technologies by chinese banks

Deployment of blockchain technologies The next guest on Daxue Talks is China’s fintech specialist, Steve Hopkins. In this China business vlog, we are talking about the deployment of blockchain technologies by Chinese banks. Full transcript below: Hi everyone, my name is Steve Hopkins. I’ve been operating within the Chinese fintech industry for the past several years, […]

Daxue Talks 52: How is blockchain currently being used in China’s banking sector?

blockchain china banking sector

In this China business vlog, China fintech expert Stephen Hopkins explains the use of blockchain in China’s banking sector. During this video, you will learn about some applications of blockchain in China and how it is transforming the banking sector. Jump to the question: 1:10 How is blockchain currently being used in China’s banking sector? […]

Daxue Talks transcript #51: How are Alipay and WeChat different from Paypal?

Alipay and Wechat different from Paypal

Alipay and WeChat different from Paypal In this episode of Daxue Talks Steve Hopkins, China’s fintech specialist talks about how Alipay and WeChat are different from Paypal. Full transcript below: Hi everyone, my name is Steve Hopkins. I’ve been operating within the Chinese fintech industry for the past several years, working at Chinese hedge funds, robo […]

Daxue Talks 51: How do China’s third party payment platforms work?

China's third party payment platforms

China’s payment platforms In this episode, Stephen Hopkins discusses China’s third-party payment platforms. China’s third-party payment fees are much lower than the west, this made us wonder how WeChat and Alipay work. Hopkins explains the technical side of these platforms in comparison to PayPal. Jump to the question: 1:10 How is Alipay and WeChat pay […]

Daxue Talks transcript #50: Understanding China’s fintech ecosystem

Chinas's fintech ecosystem

China’s fintech ecosystem Find here Daxue Talks episode 50. Steve Hopkins shares his knowledge and helps you better understand China’s fintech ecosystem. Full transcript below: Hi everyone, my name is Steve Hopkins. I’ve been operating within the Chinese fintech industry for the past several years, working at Chinese hedge funds, robo-advisors, cryptocurrency investment banks and […]

The health insurance market in China

health insurance market in China; medical insurance market in China

Overview of the medical insurance market in China The healthcare market in China is diversifying and growing rapidly. Medical expenditures reached 357 billion US dollars in 2011, and are predicted to continue growing up to 1 trillion US dollars by 2020. Healthcare in China includes both public and private sectors. With at least 95% of […]

The auto insurance market in China

the auto insurance market in China

Brief history of auto insurance in China People Insurance Company of China (PICC) provided the first local car insurance in China in the year 1950, which ended foreign monopoly in the industry. Most consumers in China were not aware of auto insurance at inception. In 1980, auto insurance in China was gradually promoted along with […]