China's central bank: actively and steadily exploring the application of new technologies such as blockchain in the financial sector

According to Jin Shi news, the People's Bank of China and other departments issued opinions on further accelerating the construction of the Shanghai International Financial Center and financial support for the integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta. The People's Bank of China stated that it supports financial institutions and large technology companies to set up fintech companies in the region according to law, actively and steadily explore the application of new technologies such as artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing, and blockchain in the financial field, and attaches importance to the cultivation of fintech talents.