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China’s Central Bankers Get Creative
July 26, 2014
China’s Central Bankers Get Creative
The People’s Bank of China has a difficult role to play. But is it constraining market forces?
China’s Central Bankers Get Creative
The Fallout From China’s Property Downturn
May 09, 2014
The Fallout From China’s Property Downturn
The repercussions of a weaker property market will test Beijing’s zeal for reform.
The Fallout From China’s Property Downturn
China’s Bank Lending Rises
February 18, 2014
China’s Bank Lending Rises
An unexpected increase raises questions about the direction of China’s monetary policy.
China’s Bank Lending Rises
China’s Economic Headlines
January 26, 2014
China’s Economic Headlines
With 2014 not even a month hold, some of the stories of 2013 are already back in the news.
China’s Economic Headlines
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
January 21, 2014
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
GDP figures – particularly China’s – are a flawed measure of economic performance.
China’s GDP Growth Says Little
P2P Companies: The Movers and Shakers of China’s Shadow Banking
October 19, 2013
P2P Companies: The Movers and Shakers of China’s Shadow Banking
P2P companies match shadow lenders with borrowers in China. Can Beijing manage the growing risks?
P2P Companies: The Movers and Shakers of China’s Shadow Banking
Is China Getting Ready to Clean Up Its Debt?
September 27, 2013
Is China Getting Ready to Clean Up Its Debt?
A number of signs suggest that it might be. It will be a fine line to walk, if so.
Is China Getting Ready to Clean Up Its Debt?
China Pushes Ahead With Financial Reform… Cautiously
August 13, 2013
China Pushes Ahead With Financial Reform… Cautiously
Chinese leaders are crossing the river by feeling the stones, but the river is proving to be wider than expected.
China Pushes Ahead With Financial Reform… Cautiously
Is Private Banking in China Still a Pipe Dream?
July 09, 2013
Is Private Banking in China Still a Pipe Dream?
While caution is still warranted, there are growing signs that China may get its first private bank in 60 years.
Is Private Banking in China Still a Pipe Dream?
The “Hidden” Costs of China’s Bad Loans
June 06, 2013
The “Hidden” Costs of China’s Bad Loans
Non-performing loans may not bring down China’s banks, but they will hinder its economic transition.
The “Hidden” Costs of China’s Bad Loans
Is Shadow Banking China’s Subprime Mortgages?
May 21, 2013
Is Shadow Banking China’s Subprime Mortgages?
The volume of shadow banking reached a staggering 55 percent of China’s GDP in 2012.
Is Shadow Banking China’s Subprime Mortgages?
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