|The Financial Service Commission will hold Korea's first global fintech expo, Korea Fintech Week 2019, in May, the regulator said Wednesday. / gettyimagebank|
By Kim Bo-eun
The Financial Service Commission will hold Korea's first global fintech expo in May, the regulator said Wednesday.
Korea Fintech Week 2019 will be held May 23 to 25 at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza in Seoul.
The event, which invites global financial authorities, international organizations and global fintech companies, will discuss related policies.
It also aims to help local fintech companies to expand their businesses globally, through connecting them to local and global investors.
In addition, it will provide consulting services to university students and young jobseekers interested in the sector.
Visitors will be able to get a hands-on experience with fintech at the event.
The FSC aims to host the event annually, to develop it into a major fintech event in Asia.