June 23, 2021
In China, Cashless Is King
By Edward Lehman and Jed Rothstein
From Alipay and WeChat Pay to the digital RMB, the past, present, and future of China’s digital payment services.
April 05, 2021
How Will China’s Sovereign Digital Currency Affect Fintech?
By Sara Hsu
China’s sovereign digital currency is likely to have a mainly positive impact on the fintech sector.
March 31, 2021
China’s Digital Currency: Implications for the US
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Emily Jin.
March 10, 2021
More Fintech Regulation on the Horizon in China
By Sara Hsu
The Chinese government continues to add oversight and structure to the rapidly growing sector.
February 01, 2021
How Will China Counter US Financial Hegemony?
By Robert Farley
China’s plan for a central digital currency aims to fulfill numerous goals, from consolidating domestic control to competing in the global financial field.
December 04, 2020
China’s New Surveillance Currency
By Maximilian Kärnfelt and Kai von Carnap
China is wrong to think its digital currency will increase global payments in RMB. But Beijing has its eye on a different prize, anyway.
July 16, 2019
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
By Dongyao Nie
China’s cashless revolution shows the potential impacts of Facebook’s Libra project.
January 22, 2016
Move Over, Bitcoin: China Wants to Issue Its Own Digital Currency
By Shannon Tiezzi
After a love-hate relationship with Bitcoin, China has moved on to pursue its own digital currency.