In September 2020, Ji’an City was approved as a national pilot zone for inclusive financial reform. The Three-year Action Plan for Ji’an City Inclusive Financial Reform Pilot Zone (hereinafter referred to as the Three-year Action Plan) conducted by the team led by Professor Xiao Jun from the School of Finance was adopted by the Ji'an Municipal Government. In February 2021, the Action Plan began to serve as a guideline in building the pilot zone.
Having been through multiple investigations and revisions, the Three-year Action Plan has proposed to develop digital inclusive finance, focus on the construction of a big data sharing platform and a blockchain+ digital technology application platform, and strive to make Ji’an a model in building inclusive financial reform pilot zone. In addition to leading the formulation of the Three-Year Action Plan, Xiao’s team has put forward a deluge of recommendations on platform functional modules, data security and compliance, which attracted great attention from the local government.
Recently, the School of Finance has scored well in serving the local economy which wining the school a good reputation.