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‘Government must have monopoly on currency issuance’

A seasoned counselor at the PBOC maintains that the control for currency issuance should remain within the government. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Investment in Chinese FinTech companies surpassed $1bn in Q1 2018

FinTech investment in China hit $1.1bn across 10 deals in Q1 2018 Read more: fintech.global

Chinese tourists are driving payment change

Marriott recently made to its storefront on an Alibaba-owned travel platform, offering a glimpse into how the increasing force of Chinese international Read more: www.pymnts.com

Researchers to create ‘moody’s for blockchain’ global rankings

A scientific institution overseen by China has announced that it will produce monthly assessments of blockchain projects. Read more: www.coindesk.com

E-commerce platform developer BorderX Lab nets $20m Series B

E-commerce platform developer BorderX Lab has raised $20m in its Series B funding round led by Kleiner Perkins. Read more: fintech.global

Cobo Wallet raises pre-Series A round from group of Chinese VC...

Cobo Wallet, a multi-asset blockchain wallet, has raised an undisclosed pre-Series A funding round from a group of Chinese venture capital firms. Read more: fintech.global

Want access to Chinese remittances? Need to crack Alipay

With global remittances expected to grow by more than 4% this year, providers are utilizing mobile and other digital technologies to ensure sending money, Read more: bankinnovation.net

One third of Chinese tuition payments come through Alipay

While those of us in the U.S. experiment with Venmo or Apple Pay, payments in China have reached the point where even large transactions are routinely, Read more: bankinnovation.net

Flexport secures $100m in latest funding round

Flexport, a supply chain support company, has secured $100m in its latest funding round. Read more: fintech.global

Circle to facilitate China, Malaysia cross border payments

Circle International Holdings Limited (Australia NSX Stock Code: CCH) today announced its strategic partnership with payment gateway giant, Lakala Read more: www.finextra.com