Working Group News

2012-11-02 > All chapters

S&P: Big Four banks' balance sheets strong

Lending institutions' expansions overseas won't affect ratings

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2012-10-31 > All chapters

PBOC injection eases 'hot money' fears

Central bank's reverse repurchases to bolster confidence in economy

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2012-10-31 > All chapters

Bad loans still weigh on China's biggest lenders

Leading banks under pressure from slowing economic growth

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2012-10-30 > All chapters

Coming out of the Shadows

The shadow banking system is thought of as inherently dangerous, but if it is well-managed and transparent it can benefit an economy

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2012-10-26 > All chapters

Trusts, Bonds Lead Surge in Credit 'Gambling'

Debates over potential risk are not slowing a race to finance local government projects without bank loans

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2012-10-26 > All chapters

Exchange rate hits 19-year record

Confidence in the yuan has strengthened, as 77 percent of Chinese companies surveyed by HSBC Holdings Plc expect one-third of all Chinese trade to be conducted in yuan by 2015.

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2012-10-24 > All chapters

China making slow, steady economic recovery: survey

China's economy is making a slow, steady recovery from its weakest period of growth in three years, a survey of purchasing managers signaled on Thursday, with new orders and output at their highest in months.

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2012-10-24 > All chapters

China Focus: China's economy has bottomed out, says economists

Digesting recent economic numbers, financial institutions across the globe have reached a general consensus: China's economy has bottomed out.

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2012-10-24 > All chapters

Chinese bank financing for foreign trade surges

The volume of outstanding trade financing between banks and China's exporters and importers amounted to 2.96 trillion yuan ($469 billion) at the end of September, 34.2 percent higher than a year earlier, according to new official data.

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2012-08-13 > All chapters

Banks need new culture

Remuneration structures linked to short-term performance have created incentives for dishonesty and must be changed.

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