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China's Booming FinTech Sector; A Dicussion with Start-up Powerhouses

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We hope you can all join us for an amazing Sunday afternoon hearing from powerhouses in the financial services sector.

We warmly welcome The Chief Technology Officer, Chief Data Scientist and other members of the Ant Financial senior team to join members of the Boston FinTech community in a discussion around their respective uses of big data and AI, the blockchain and mobile payments among others.

This is a rare opportunity and we are enormously flattered to include on our panel Ant's CTO Li Cheng as well it Chief Data Scientist, Yuan Qi. Dr. Charles Wang of Adelphic and Facebook tech contributor Donghui Zhang among others will also join the discussion about opportunities presented by leveraging technology to build a broad-based inclusive financial services sector. We hope you will come willing to share more about your own FinTech experiences.


For those unfamiliar with Ant Financial, the Wall Street Journal argues that Ant Financial is China's most valuable FinTech company. According to the Wall Street Journal, the three things among many you need to know about Alibaba's financial services subsidiary, Ant Financial;

• Ant Financial has more than 450 million active users annually on its payments platform and serves many more through its investment vehicles.

• Ant Financial raised a round of funding last summer on a valuation of $60 billion

• Ant Financial is an active and global investor and acquirer as it expands its business strategy, including a bank, mobile technology, a media company among others.

We're looking forward to seeing you!