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China is disrupting global fintech

Joshua Bateman Crunch Network Contributor Joshua Bateman is a journalist based in Greater China and is writing a book about agriculture and food in China. More posts by this contributor: How to join the network In China, the abacus was mentioned by the Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220 A.D.). During the Song Dynasty (960-1279), the Chinese were the first to use paper money. In late 2013, …