Hong Kong - 29 June 2021 - Our solution Factify has been recognized as a top LegalTech solution for capital markets at the Start-up Express Pitching day organized by the Hong Kong Trade and Development Council (HKTDC).
As a frontrunner in Hong Kong's LegalTech scene, we are excited to be joined by many others in driving broader innovation and adoption amongst law firms and financial institutions. Big thanks to the judges Raymond Yung, Duncan Chiu, Herbert Chia, Hendrick Sin, Norma Chu for your vote of confidence. Special thanks to the organizer HKTDC, Team Wizpresso, and Cyberport for the endless support.
Factify is the world's first AI-powered verification software for capital markets. Verification is a process of confirming every statement in a regulated disclosure is accurate and not misleading. The issuer, legal advisors, and financial sponsors take upward of 250 hours per transaction to complete this process. Factify can save 75% by streamlining the highly manual verification workflow.
About Startup Express
Start-up Express is an entrepreneurship development program organized annually by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). The shortlisted companies in this year’s Start-up Express were mainly focused on new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics, smart city tech, fintech and big data, with other emerging technologies such as green tech, health tech and retail tech also covered. In the Pitching Final, contestants put forward their innovative business ideas and responded to questions raised by a distinguished panel of judges as well as the online audience. This year’s judging panel comprised:
- Raymond Yung, Vice Chairman, AMTD Global Advisory Committee; Board Director, AMTD International (NYSE:HKIB; SGX:HKB)
- Duncan Chiu, Co-founder, Radiant Venture Capital Limited
- Herbert Chia, Venture Partner, Sequoia Capital China
- Hendrick Sin, Co-founder & Executive Director & Vice Chairman, CMGE Technology Group Limited
- Norma Chu, Founder, DayDayCook
The winners of the 2021 Start-up Express Pitching contest are: Kin Shun Information Technology (HK), PanopticAI, HK Bio-Rhythm R&D, CLAIRE Clinical AI Research, Wizpresso, Growgreen, Aurora Tele-Oncology, Kamakura Foods, Dayta AI, DeepTranslate. Click here to view the profiles of each of the winning start-ups which will be able to join a range of local and international activities and events, exploring networking opportunities with potential investors, buyers and business partners.