8 Chinese EdTech start-ups leading the global educational technology industry

Chinese EdTech industry

Educational technologies in China. Educational technology is an often overlooked global phenomenon. In 2015, global EdTech companies took in more than $2.98 billion across 442 deals, and global EdTech funding jumped a whopping 58% in 2015 from the previous year. The global market is projected to grow at 17.0% per annum, to $252 billion by the […]

Daxue Talks transcript #54: The Coronavirus crisis’ repercussions on fintech in China

coronavirus repercussion in fintech in China

The Coronavirus crisis’ repercussions on fintech in China In this episode of Daxue Talks, Steve Hopkins, a China’s fintech specialist, discusses the Coronavirus crisis’ repercussions on fintech in China. 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 transcript #53: Crypto currency lessons from China

crypto currency lessons from china

Crypto currency lessons from China In this episode of Daxue Talks Steve Hopkins, a China’s fintech specialist talks about the different crypto currency lessons from China. 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, crypto […]

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 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 […]

Daxue Talks 50: What is special about China’s fintech market?

China's fintech market

In this China business vlog, we discuss the fintech scene in China with Stephen Hopkins, a China fintech expert. He details what is special about China’s fintech market and explains what the US and other countries can learn from China’s fintech scene. Jump to the questions: 1:10 What problems do fintech solutions attempt to solve […]