HKUST Business School’s Fintech Experts Join HKMA CBDC Expert Group


The School of Business and Management of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST Business School) today announced that two of the School’s experts in fintech — Dean Professor TAM Kar Yan and Associate Dean Professor Allen HUANG, have joined the Hong Kong Monetary Authority’s (HKMA) Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) Expert Group to help shed light on the new electronic form of central bank money, and contribute to Hong Kong’s development into a major global fintech hub.

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Welcome to HKUST Business School. We are one of the leading business schools in Asia. Established in 1991, we are young but highly respected, giving us an excellent opportunity to continue defining our history and move forward with unlimited possibilities for change and innovation.

Professor Kar Yan TAM
Dean of the HKUST Business School

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