This is to mainly measure acquisition rate of FinTech companies in Hong Kong.
The business environment, measured by both internal and external factors on FinTech business operations and development, is 5.8% higher than 2018-19. The sub-index is expected to increase by 9% in 2020-21 due to improvement in external factors including more funding opportunities and a safer and more stable investment environment in the coming year.
The majority of them (81.5%) are startup businesses. Moreover, 14.8% of them are Unicorns, which are startup companies with values of over 1 billion USD.