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Tokyo FinTech Meetup #18: My Token&MUFG -UPDATE

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 Tokyo FinTech Meetup, a non-profit organization (一般社団法人), focused on advancing innovation in the financial sector, held its most recent event in early June.
My Token’s Marketing Director Sara Zhu Sara Zhu and MUFG’s Principal Analyst Makoto Shibata were invited as guest speakers during the event.
MyToken is one-stop crypto platform that provides global cryptocurrency, real-time tickers, chart, data analysis such as ranking, ratings, portfolio and global industry news.  
My Token’s own token MT is currently listed on Exchanges such as CoinTiger and CoinBene.           
MyToken aims at improving its one-stop cryptocurrency platform with everything in an easy way, while using MT token as the core medium of exchange.
Zhu talked on My Token’s overview and its future plans during the event, especially focused on their launch in Japan.
Meanwhile, Shibata, who is a head of the Global Innovation Team at the Digital Innovation Division at MUFG, is a prominent figure in the Japan FinTech ecosystem, given his participation at a number of conferences as a guest speaker.   
MUFG is known for developing its digital currency ”MUFG COIN” and aims for a commercial(practical) use by the end of FY19, according to its latest financial reports, published in May 2018.    
Shibata is also a mentor at Tokyo-based Fintech incubation group FINOLAB. He shared his view on innovation in the financial services sector in Japan and overseas during the event.
The number of attendees was over 50, according to its website.
by Genta Nakanishi