Fintechs: the market it’s changing…

Total global funding to fintechs doubles over Q1’17 to US$8.4 billion; Fintech investment in Singapore increases despite continued decline in deal volume. Total global fintech investment more than doubled quarter over quarter in Q2’17 to hit US $8.4 billion, up from US$3.6 billion in Q1’17, according to the KPMG Pulse of Fintech report.* According to …

Young, Chinese and overseas Chinese startups push into foreign markets

Firms such as Ehang and Musical.ly are discovering more opportunities abroad than at home ON THE outskirts of Guangzhou, a city in southern China, lies an abandoned park filled with crumbling replicas of the wonders of the world. To the right are fading golden spires that are meant to represent Angkor Wat, a temple in …

Brasil Investment Forum 2017 presents huge options to invest in Brazil

Hoje Consulting Innovation are present at the event to bring you the best investors for your business.    Brasil Investment Forum 2017 will provide a unique venue to foster new business and investment opportunities in Brazil. It will gather political, business, academic and media leaders in a trusted framework for interaction and collaboration. On the occasion, …

Brazil and China discuss technological innovation and Internet in São Paulo

The city of São Paulo will host in May “Chinnovation 2017”, the first meeting between Chinese and Brazilian businesspeople from the Internet sector, organised by the China Brazil Internet Promotion Agency (CBIPA). Dozens of businesspeople from companies with a large online presence, financial analysts, investors and investment fund managers will gather on30 May at the World …

Europe is losing the global innovation race

Unless the European Commission changes its attitude, the innovation gap between Europe and the US will likely increase, and it could be overtaken soon by China, with dire consequences for living standards, warns Philip Stevens. Philip Stevens is director of Geneva Network, a UK-based research organisation focusing on innovation, trade and health policy. The European …

China pledges to transform, upgrade real economy through innovation

BEIJING, March 5 (Xinhua) -- China will make greater efforts this year to implement innovation-driven development strategy, upgrade the structure of the real economy, and improve its performance and competitiveness, a government work report said Sunday. "The real economy has always been the foundation of China's development; the task we now face is to speed …

The most innovative countries in the world in one map

HowMuch.Net The U.S. is by far the most innovative country in the world.  It may not be the most prosperous nor the smartest country on earth, but the U.S. leaves the rest of world in the dust in one important area—innovation. The map of the most innovative countries—as measured by the number of patents filed between 1977 to 2015—shows that …