Governing the FinTech Revolution: Assessing the Impact a Decade of EU Payment Law Reforms (13 February 2017)

The University of Hong Kong
Asian Institute of International Financial Law
and
RGC Theme-based Research Scheme Project:
“Enhancing Hong Kong’s Future as a Leading International Financial Centre”

Seminar

Governing the FinTech Revolution: Assessing the Impact
a Decade of EU Payment Law Reforms

Professor Jane K. Winn
Charles I. Stone Professor of Law
University of Washington

Monday, 13 February 2017
12:30 – 1:30 pm
Academic Conference Room, 11/F Cheng Yu Tung Tower
The University of Hong Kong

The European Union is trying to transform the technological architecture of the Single Market with a comprehensive package of law reforms designed to harness the wave of disruptive FinTech innovation now sweeping global markets. This presentation assessed the costs and benefits of the EU approach to governing the FinTech Revolution by:

Professor Winn is a leading international authority on law and policy issues related to electronic commerce, regulatory innovation and the governance of global market architectures. In 2016-2017, she is visiting National Tsinghua University in Taiwan, Hong Kong University and Guanghua Law School, Zhejiang University in China with a Fulbright research grant to study the integration of e-banking services in Greater China.