China banks

Tech

The tech behind China's new digital currency

SINGAPORE (July 17): Besides the absence of a central authority, another attractive attribute of blockchain-based cryptocurrencies is the speculative element where prices go through big, frequent s

Hong Kong national security law

US sanctions on Hong Kong security law risk US$1.1 trillion in China funding

(June 30): China’s largest banks have US$1.1 trillion ($1.53 trillion) in dollar funding at stake and face potentially steep fines from US legislation that targets penalizing lenders doing business

China Focus

China bond defaults stay low even as NPL formation moderates: Morgan Stanley

SINGAPORE (June 11): Bond defaults in China have been on the rise, but non-performing loans (NPL) formation has seen further moderation through still healthy corporate growth, low chance of broad-b

People’s Bank of China (PBOC)

China Focus

Positive for larger China banks amid PBOC rate hike

SINGAPORE (Feb 8): UOB Kay Hian says the increase in interest rates for standby lending facility (SLF),  medium-term lending facility (MLF), and reverse repo by the People’s Bank of China will be “

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