encognize supports Hexanika and Pikcio
674 startups had applied to Plug and Play Japan Batch 1 in 4 verticals : Mobility, IoT, FinTech and InsuTtech.
Only 53 of them made it thorugh...
encognize has been directly supporting 2 of them during the 4 months of the acceleration program, by representing them on stage at different pitch events (Japan Morning Pitch from Deloitte, Plug And Play Expo Day) and, more importantly, by liaising directly with Corporate Business Partners to discover possible business opportunities:
Supporting FinTech / RegTech companies venturing in Japan
Tokyo, 13 July 2018
weConnect Japan K.K. (weConnect) and encognize G.K. (encognize), both headquartered in Tokyo, have announced the establishment of a co-operation initiative to support and accelerate the business growth of Financial Technology (FinTech) and Regulatory Technology (RegTech) firms entering the Japanese market.
The framework enables weConnect and encognize to refer to each other FinTech/RegTech companies and assist them respectively with operational and compliance backend and with Japan market entry strategy and execution.
A perspective on Financial Institutions GRC concerns and RegTech opportunities and challenges in Japan
On May 31, 2018, the International RegTech Association, represented in Japan by Bruno Abrioux-Takano, encognize G.K. Founder & CEO, unveiled the result of its Japanese survey.
Click the below link to get a copy of the report (English or Japanese)