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China Will Squeeze Shadow Banking Further Following Lending Binge: Sara Hsu

Forbes contributor Sara Hsu expects China to continue to put pressure on the shadow banking sector and compel lenders to shift assets back on...

Corporate Leverage Is On The Decline: China’s Statistics Bureau

China's National Bureau of Statistics says that the latest data for October points to a decline in the corporate sector's levels of leverage. Official NBS...

Has China Been Unfairly Penalised by Ratings Agencies for High Leverage?

Global policy analyst Dan Steinbock says that the ratings agencies are meting out unfair treatment to China for its current debt levels, while mistakenly...

“China as a Whole is a Ponzi Unit”: Victor Shih

Victor Shih says a surge in leverage to over 300% of GDP have transformed the Chinese economy into a "Ponzi unit" that is highly...

Central Bank Governor Warns China Could See Its Own Minsky Moment Crash

The head of the People's Bank of China said that the Chinese economy could succumb to a "Minksy Moment" crash in asset prices if...

Think Tank Calls for More Scientific Scrutiny of China’s Debt Dilemma

A researcher from one of China's leading economic think tanks has called for the establishment of a "scientific assessment framework" that would cast a...

China’s Total Debt Hit 257.8% of GDP in Q1 2017

China's central government says that the growth of the country's total debt levels is gradually easing as regulators forge ahead with a concerted deleveraging...

Chinese Banking Sector Leverage Declines for the First Time This Decade

Leverage in the Chinese banking sector has declined for the first time since the start of 2010, following concerted efforts by financial regulators to...

Smaller Banks Overleveraged, Excessively Reliant on Wholesale Borrowing: PBOC

One the Chinese central bank's senior-most officials says that many of the country's small and medium-sized lenders are over leveraged and suffer from an excessive...

Just How Overleveraged is China’s Economy?

Moody's recent decision to downgrade China's sovereign credit rating due to concerns over burgeoning debt has prompted some domestic observers to turn the spotlight...

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A slew of leading Chinese banks have announced the suspension of trading of gold and platinum due to concerns over market volatility...

Kuaishou Could Acquire Payments License, Joins Ranks of Chinese Tech Giants Making Forays into Finance

Chinese video-sharing platform Kuaishou could be preparing for a foray into the fintech sector by grabbing a payments license via the acquisition...

Bank of China Forecasts 7.5% GDP Growth for China in 2021

Big state-owned lender Bank of China (BOC) has issued a rosy forecast for Chinese GDP growth in 2021 following efforts to contain...

Chinese Central Bank Undertakes 200B Yuan in MLF, 150B Yuan in Reverse Repos on 30 November

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) has announced that it undertook 200 billion yuan in medium-term lending facility (MLF) operations and 150...