Pacific Alliance countries organized in Singapore an event for the promotion of Fintech businesses

14/11/2019                                                                    News

On November 11, the Embassies and Trade Promotion Agencies of the member countries of the Pacific Alliance organized a Fintech business promotion event in Singapore, within the framework of the Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 and the week of innovation and technology in Singapore (SWITCH). Fintech is a financial industry that applies new technologies to financial and investment activities.

The event was attended by the Heads of Mission of the PA member countries who presented the panorama of the FinTech industry in their respective countries. Likewise, there was the participation of companies of the said category that operate in each of the members of the PA. In the case of Peru, the presentation was given by Mr. Franco Pastor, Co-Founder of "Impulsus" and "Blazar Labs". The event had the support of the Latin American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore.

The Singapore Fintech Festival 2019 and SWITCH 2019 took place in this City-State from November 11 to 13 and had more than 400 speakers, 900 exhibitors, 41 international pavilions and about 60 thousand participants from 130 countries. This fair is the world’s biggest annual fintech gathering.