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China: WeiyangX Fintech Review

NIFA Releases China’s First National Fintech Identity Verification Platform Early this week, the National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA) released China’s first Fintech identity verification platform. This was a response to the requirements of various Fintech industry practitioners and regulatory authorities. In the future,… Read More

China: WeiyangX Fintech Review

Financial Inclusion Platform FINUP Plans Public Listing in Hong Kong On April 23, China’s leading financial inclusion platform FINUP filed a listing application for the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEX). According to statistics, FINUP will be the fifth Fintech company from mainland China… Read More

The National Internet Finance Association of China Warns Against Overseas Cryptocurrency Trading

The National Internet Finance Association of China has issued another cautionary note on trading in cryptocurrencies. This one is related to individuals who attempt to skirt the ban by trading on overseas platforms or by utilizing other surreptitious methods. Before the ban, Chinese trading in… Read More

Yirendai Announces Connection to NIFA’s Internet Finance Industry Credit Information Sharing Platform

China-based fintech Yirendai announced on Tuesday it has connected to the Internet Finance Industry Credit Information Sharing Platform, which was established by the National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA). Yirendai has also been selected by NIFA to participate in a pilot project to enable automatic queries and… Read More

Brief: China Rapid Finance Becomes Sponsor & Founding Member of National Internet Finance Association of China

Peer-to-peer lender, China Rapid Finance, announced on Tuesday it has become a sponsor and founding member of the National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA). According to the company, the NIFA was founded with the approval of China’s State Council. It has been led by the People’s Bank of China,… Read More

CreditEase Leads Creation of the National Internet Finance Association of China

Late last month the National Internet Finance Association of China (NIFA) was launched during a ceremony in Shanghai. CreditEase, the first (and largest) peer to peer lender in the country, was elected as an Executive Director to the new entity. Former People’s Bank of China Deputy… Read More