Ant Financial

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Ant Financial Services Group (Chinese: 蚂蚁金服), formerly known as Alipay, is an affiliate company of the Chinese Alibaba Group.wikipedia
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Ant Financial is the highest valued fintech company in the world, and the world's most valuable unicorn (start-up) company, with a valuation of US$150 billion.
The largest unicorns included Ant Financial, Didi Chuxing, Uber, Xiaomi, Airbnb, Palantir, and Pinterest.

Alipay

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Alipay was rebranded as Ant Financial Services on 16 October 2014.
In 2015, Alipay moved its headquarters to Pudong, Shanghai, although its parent company Ant Financial remains Hangzhou-based.

Alibaba Group

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Ant Financial Services Group (Chinese: 蚂蚁金服), formerly known as Alipay, is an affiliate company of the Chinese Alibaba Group.
On 16 October 2014, the Alipay company was re-branded as Ant Financial Services.

EyeVerify

In September 2016, Ant Financial bought EyeVerify Inc.
In September 2016, Ant Financial, the financial services arm of Alibaba Group, acquired EyeVerify for an estimated $100M.

MoneyGram

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On 26 January 2017, Ant Financial Services Group announced a deal to acquire MoneyGram International for $880 million.
On January 26, 2017, Ant Financial Services Group announced a deal to acquire MoneyGram International for $880 million; the deal subsequently collapsed after it was rejected by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.

Sesame Credit

It also runs Sesame Credit, a third-party credit rating system.
Sesame Credit, also known as Zhima Credit, is a private credit scoring and loyalty program system developed by Ant Financial Services Group (AFSG), an affiliate of the Chinese Alibaba Group.

Paytm

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In March 2015, Paytm received its funding from Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group based in Hangzhou, China, after Ant Financial Services Group, an Alibaba Group affiliate, took 25% stake in One97 as part of a strategic agreement.

CK Hutchison Holdings

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In September 2017, Ant Financial formed a joint venture with Sir Li Ka-shing's CK Hutchison Holdings to bring a digital wallet service in Hong Kong.
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With the rapid increase in users and payment transactions, KakaoPay received a $200M investment from Alibaba's Ant Financial, the parent company of Alipay, a mobile payment service in China.

Xihu District, Hangzhou

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Renowned companies such as Nongfu Spring and Ant Financial has its headquarters in the district.

Financial technology

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Ant Financial is the highest valued fintech company in the world, and the world's most valuable unicorn (start-up) company, with a valuation of US$150 billion.

China Investment Corporation

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In 2015, Ant Financial raised $4.5 billion in a funding round with investors such as China Investment Corp (CIC), CCB Trust, China Life, China Post Group, China Development Bank Capital and Primavera Capital Group.

China Construction Bank

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In 2015, Ant Financial raised $4.5 billion in a funding round with investors such as China Investment Corp (CIC), CCB Trust, China Life, China Post Group, China Development Bank Capital and Primavera Capital Group.

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In 2015, Ant Financial raised $4.5 billion in a funding round with investors such as China Investment Corp (CIC), CCB Trust, China Life, China Post Group, China Development Bank Capital and Primavera Capital Group.

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In 2015, Ant Financial raised $4.5 billion in a funding round with investors such as China Investment Corp (CIC), CCB Trust, China Life, China Post Group, China Development Bank Capital and Primavera Capital Group.

Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States

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The companies decided to terminate the deal after approval was not granted from the CFIUS.

Li Ka-shing

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In September 2017, Ant Financial formed a joint venture with Sir Li Ka-shing's CK Hutchison Holdings to bring a digital wallet service in Hong Kong.

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In September 2017, Ant Financial formed a joint venture with Sir Li Ka-shing's CK Hutchison Holdings to bring a digital wallet service in Hong Kong.

The Times of India

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On 9 June 2018, the company raised around US$14 billion, which the Times of India called "the biggest-ever single fund-raising globally by a private company".

Credit rating

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It also runs Sesame Credit, a third-party credit rating system.

North China

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Ant Financial also operates credit payment company Huabei, and the online bank called MYbank.

Touch 'n Go

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