Handbook of Digital Finance and Inclusion, Volume 2 - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128122822

Handbook of Digital Finance and Inclusion, Volume 2

1st Edition

ChinaTech, Mobile Security, Distributed Ledger, and Blockchain

Editors: David Lee Kuo Chuen Robert Deng
Paperback ISBN: 9780128122822
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st September 2017
Page Count: 500
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The Handbook of Digital Banking and Financial Inclusion: ChinaTech, Mobile Security, Distributed Ledger, and Blockchain, Volume Two emphasizes technological developments that introduce the future of finance.

The book includes descriptions of recent innovations that lay the foundations for explorations of feasible solutions for banks and startups to grow. The combination of studies on blockchain technologies and applications, regional financial inclusion movements, advances in Chinese finance and security issues delivers a grand perspective on both changing industries and lifestyles.

Written for students and practitioners, it helps lead the way to future possibilities.

Key Features

  • Explains the practical consequences of both technologies and economics to readers who want to learn about subjects related to their specialties
  • Encompasses alternative finance, financial inclusion, impact investing, decentralized consensus ledger and applied cryptography
  • Provides the only advanced methodical summary of these subjects available today


Upper-division undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals working in financial institutions and financial technology worldwide

Table of Contents

Balancing Innovation and Risks in Digital Financial Inclusion —Experiences of Ant Financial Services Group
Regulating FinTech in China: From Permissive to Balanced
Big Data Technology: Application and Cases
Trust Management in Mobile Platform
Security Issues in In-Store Mobile Payment
Blockchain – From Experimentation to Production
Blockchain 101: An introduction to the Future
Betting Blockchain Will Change Everything - SEC and CFTC Regulation of Blockchain Technology
Global Financial Institutions 2.0
Public Blockchains and Operation Risk
Blockchain Architectures for Electronic Exchange Reporting Requirements: EMIR, Dodd Frank, MiFID I/II, MiFIR, REMIT, Reg NMS and T2S
Financial Inclusion and Mobile Technology
Financial Inclusion, Digital Currency and Mobile Technology
Financial Inclusion in South East Asia
From the Ground Up: The financial inclusion frontier
Fintech, Financial Inclusion and Micro Finance Institutions: A Case Study
FinTech: Harnessing Innovation for Financial Inclusion
Inclusive Growth as Democratizing Productivity
Decentralised Trust: A Path to Financial Inclusion
Inclusion or exclusion? Trends in Robo-advisory for financial investment services
Autonomous Finance
How 3D Printing Will Change the Future


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About the Editor

David Lee Kuo Chuen

David Lee Kuo Chuen is Professor of Quantitative Finance (Practice); Director, Sim Kee Boon Institute for Financial Economics; and Academic Director, Global Master of Finance Dual Degree at Singapore Management University. A Chartered Statistician from the Royal Statistical Association, he received his Ph.D. from The London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London. In May 1999, David Lee founded Ferrell Asset Management Pte Ltd. Prior to setting up Ferrell, Dr, Lee was the Managing Director of Fraser Asset Management, the fund management unit of the Fraser-AMMB group of companies. He also served as Director of Institutional Sales at Fraser Securities and covered the Asia Pacific equities markets.

Affiliations and Expertise

Ferrell Asset Management Pte Ltd., Singapore

Robert Deng

Robert Deng is Director of the Secure Mobile Centre and Professor in the School of Information Systems at Singapore Management University. With a Ph.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology, he has served as a guest editor for a special issue of the International Journal of Information Security and serves as an editor for the International Journal of Information Security and IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, among others. He regularly delivers keynote speeches on security, privacy, and encrypted data.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Information Systems, Singapore Management University, Singapore