Discussions on Financial Technology, Business, and the Global Economy

Pinetree Capital, Conference, Makati Diamond Hotel, June 26, 2019, 6:00 PM.

Pinetree Capital, Conference, Makati Diamond Hotel, June 26, 2019, 6:00 PM.

A Mixer for Family Offices, Business Leaders, and Financial Technology Scientists by Pinetree Capital Manila

MAKATI CITY, APRIL 29, 2019 — On June 26 at 6:00PM, guests will enjoy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails while taking in the sun setting over the world’s most densely populated metropolis in the world — from atop the Makati Diamond Hotel. Here, family offices, business leaders, and scientists pioneering  the development of exciting financial technology today will begin the evening’s discussions on whether the following recent M&A milestones in fintech are to be seen as catalysts for an ensuing bullish wave:

  • Go-Jek’s acquisition of Coin.ph for $72 million.

  • Alipay’s investment of $150 million into Globe Telecom’s fintech product, Gcash.

  • WeChat’s investment of $200 million into Smart Communication’s PayMaya.

This evening will also feature a surprise guest speaker — influential in global business and international affairs. This speaker will describe the fast-evolving, ever more interconnected global economy from their vantage, and the consequences of those trends on Southeast Asia (SEA) and the Philippines.

PINETREE CAPITAL is an association of Filipino Family Corporations and Filipino-founded Single Family Offices, with offices in the United States and Southeast Asia. Pinetree.ph’s investments fall within traditional verticals in real estate, healthcare, and financial services— and in burgeoning spaces, we’ve pursued initiative involving the blockchain and digital therapeutics.