Hong Kong’s technology talent crisis: Solutions for financial firms struggling to hire
Job vacancies in Hong Kong financial services staged a major recovery in 2021, and one function led the way: technology. More than a quarter (26%) of Hong Kong positions listed on eFinancialCareers are classified as tech, a higher proportion than any other job sector. Tech openings are booming across the finance industry in Hong Kong – from large banks (both global and Chinese) to small crypto companies, and everything in between: insurers, buy-side firms, fintechs, and the Big Four. But while all these organisations have increasing headcount needs, actually bringing tech talent on board is more challenging than ever.
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