Research Postgraduate Student Profile

Janos Barberis 東龍
janos@hku.hk

Janos Barberis is founder of SuperCharger Asia’s leading FinTech accelerator and board member of CFTE. He is completing his PhD at The University of Hong Kong under the supervision of Prof Douglas W. Arner. His research interest covers the new regulatory framework applicable to start-ups & tech companies operating in the financial services industry. He held a series of board seat, including the SFC in Hong Kong (2016-2017) and the World Economic Forum (2015-2016)

Field of Study: Law & Financial Regulation

Thesis Title: From FinTech to TechFin: Regulatory Framework For A New Financial Infrastructure

Programme of Study: Ph.D. 2015

Supervisor(s): Prof. DW Arner

Publications:
Available on SSRN: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=1629827

The Evolution of Fintech: A New Post-Crisis Paradigm?

FinTech, RegTech and the Reconceptualization of Financial Regulation

From FinTech to TechFin: The Regulatory Challenges of Data-Driven Finance

Regulating a Revolution: From Regulatory Sandboxes to Smart Regulation
The Emergence of Regtech 2.0: From Know Your Customer to Know Your Data

FinTech and RegTech in a Nutshell, and the Future in a Sandbox
The Identity Challenge in Finance: From Analogue Identity to Digitized Identification to Digital KYC Utilities

Fintech and Regtech: Enabling Innovation While Preserving Financial Stability

Awards:

Top 10% of Author of SSRN (General), Top 1% Law Author on SSRN, Ranked 17th (out of 3,000) as Law Author (as of 11/07/2018)

Most downloaded academic paper on FinTech & RegTech in the world. 

Top 100 FinTech Person in Asia (2017, 2018)

Top 35 Global FinTech Deal Maker (2016,2017, 2018)

Hong Kong Top 50 Influencer (2018)