NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ideanomics (NASDAQ: IDEX) ("Ideanomics" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce its participation as a 'Friends of Fintech' sponsor during the Singapore Fintech Festival, November 11-15, 2019. The event also kicks off the company's expansion in the region through its planned APAC Headquarters in Singapore. During Fintech Festival week, Ideanomics will continue to develop its business and ASEAN footprint as it explores opportunities for acquisitions, partnerships, and joint ventures.
"We are excited to be involved with this year's Singapore Fintech Festival, which is among the largest corporate events globally," said Alf Poor, CEO of Ideanomics "This is an event which attracts the top global voices in Fintech, and we will be looking to use this event as a springboard for the introduction of our Singapore and APAC operations to both existing and potential partners in the region. We are extremely pleased with the outreach for meeting requests which led us to participating as an event sponsor."
Singapore Fintech Festival is organized by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), in partnership with the Association of Banks in Singapore (ABS) and is regarded as the largest premier financial technology event in the world attracting more than 40,000 participants, decision makers and investors from around the world. The event is the world's largest platform for the global FinTech community appropriately located within what is considered to be the international hub at the forefront of FinTech innovations with events including: FinTech Conference & Exhibition, FinTech Awards, Global FinTech Hackcelerator Demo Day, Global Investor Summit, and Innovation Lab Crawl.
"Singapore is strategically located at the epicenter of innovation for FinTech, and related CleanTech industries. We believe there is substantial opportunities at the Singapore Fintech Festival for Ideanomics, as we continue to our grow our presence in the region," said Drew Colvin, Vice President of Corporate Development.
Joining Ideanomics at Fintech Festival will be leadership from Hong Kong-based Liquefy and Malaysian EV manufacturer Treeletrik, both of whom are interested in synergistic opportunities and strategic partnerships in the region.
Ideanomics is a global Financial Technology (Fintech) company for transformative industries. Ideanomics combines deal origination and enablement with the application of technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, and others as part of the next- generation of smart financial services. Our projects in New Energy Vehicle markets, Fintech, and advisory services provides our customers and partners better efficiencies, technologies, and access to global markets.
Ideanomics, through its investments and, along with its partners curate innovation around the globe through hubs and centers that foster a pipeline of technological excellence in cleantech, fintech, tradetech, agritech, regtech, insuretech, healthtech, cyber security, and more.
The company is headquartered in New York, NY, and has offices in Beijing, China. It also has a planned global center for Technology and Innovation in West Hartford, CT, named Fintech Village.
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