Chinese Tech Giants Entering Equity Crowdfunding Market

image: JD.com Chinese online retail giant JD.com today launched an equity…


Yahoo Abandons China Outpost

Yahoo has laid off between 200 and 300 staff as it shut down its research and…


Alibaba's Finance Arm Reportedly to Launch a Stock Trading App

In late 2014, Alipay Wallet, the mobile app under Alibaba's finance arm Ant…


Alibaba's Finance Arm Officially Launches Credit Scoring Service Sesame Credit

Sesame Credit Score in Alipay Wallet App Ant Financial, Alibaba’s finance arm,…


China's Crowdfunding Market as of 2014

There were 116 crowdfunding platforms (excluding those for nonprofits) in China…


Fintech Trends in China to Watch in 2015

image credit: Shutterstock.com Thanks to the success of Yuebao, a user-friendly…


China Consumer Giant Alibaba Unveils Credit Service 'Just Spend'

Shoppers on Alibaba’s Tmall and Taobao can now take out month-to-month loans of…


Alipay's 10 Years: from Payment Service to Online Finance Pioneer

Ten years ago today Alibaba founded Alipay, an online payment and escrow…


U.S. Department Stores Open Doors to Alipay

Chinese buyers can now shop directly online from the biggest department stores…


Legend Holdings Continues Internet Investment with P2P Platform eLoancn

Legend Holdings Corporation, the parent company of PC and smartphone maker…