TDCC, ISS announce vote delivery partnership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan Depository & Clearing Corporation (TDCC) and Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), announced a partnership on Thursday (May 30) to implement seamless delive...

Hackers flock to hunt for cracks in Swiss e-voting system

GENEVA (AP) — Swiss authorities are trumpeting the fact that more than 2,000 would-be hackers from around the world have taken up an invitation to try to find holes in Switzerland's groundbreaking onl...

Taiwan Depository and Clearing Corp. sets new records for annual revenue, EPS

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In 2018, all of the over 1,700 Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) and Taipei Exchange (TPEx)-listed companies adopted e-voting for their annual shareholder meetings, after a 10-year-l...

Lessons from Taiwan’s recent referendums and why e-voting is the way forward

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- The political upheaval of the recent local elections has overshadowed what was a landmark moment in Taiwanese democracy. Last weekend gave the Taiwanese electorate the ch...

Taiwan to consider e-voting for referendums

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following chaotic scenes during last weekend’s voting, the Central Election Commission (CEC) should consider e-voting for referendums, Premier William Lai (賴清德) said...

Vice Premier says Taiwan is set for steady economic growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Vice Premier of the Executive Yuan on March 5 spoke at a seminar entitled “100 percent E-voting in 2018 and Enhancement of Corporate Value.” In his address...

Taiwan's e-voting for shareholders becomes mandatory

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Starting from January 1, companies traded on the main board and emerging stock board have to implement e-voting at the meetings of the shareholders to enable them to cast ...

TDCC’s ePASSBOOK does more than digitalizing passbooks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—There has been much activity in the FinTech industry in Taiwan lately following Apple and Samsung’s launch of their mobile payment apps, but before that Taiwan’s...

TDCC wraps up good year on FinTech

Financial technology (FinTech) is shaping financial services globally and financial institutions are looking for strategic answers to sustain competitive advantages. In the face of FinTech, many firms...

US elections still vulnerable to rigging, disruption

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jill Stein's bid to recount votes in Pennsylvania was in trouble even before a federal judge shot it down Dec. 12. That's because the Green Party candidate's effort stood almost ...

Recounts or no, US elections are still vulnerable to hacking

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jill Stein's bid to recount votes in Pennsylvania was in trouble even before a federal judge shot it down Dec. 12. That's because the Green Party candidate's effort stood little ...

Shareholder meeting quality making considerable strides: TWSE

Taipei, July 26 (CNA) The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) said Monday that after three years of effort made by the exchange to promote corporate governance, the quality of many listed companies' shareh...

TDCC innovates service with digital technologies

In this peak season for annual shareholders meetings in June, Taiwanese investors are privileged to vote at home with their mobile devices without having to go outside to suffer through unbearable hea...

TDCC sees profit margins rise, unveils Fintech service this year

The Taiwan Depository and Clearing Corp (TDCC) on Monday presented its fiscal review for last year, citing a NT$4.73 earning per share as a result of TDCC’s newly-expanded services, including its digi...

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – June 5

Market & Commodity ■ The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) main index opened 23.88 points lower to 9,324.75 Friday, with turnover reaching NT$ 2.06 billion. (Taiwan News) World News ■ Hong Konge...