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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Removing chains on deposit rates will free capital for more efficient use

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 03:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Although it has removed curbs on lending rates, the PBOC still caps the return on deposits at 1.1 times its benchmark rate, which stands at 3 per cent for one-year deposits. It is the restraint ...

  2. Business - Money - STOCK MARKET

    Bottom of the Chinese stock market? Look towards 1600

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:22am by Hao Hong

    ... is a PBOC initiative should look no further than the RMB mid rate, which has been guided lower consistently. A weak and volatile RMB, as I wrote in an earlier column, paints a bleak picture ... are finding it difficult to attract deposits, and their lending ability appears to be impaired. Meanwhile, the PBOC seems to be mopping up liquidity and continuing to rein in shadow banking ...

  3. Business - China Business - FREE-TRADE ZONE

    Shanghai liberalises offshore yuan borrowing in free-trade zone

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 01:15am by Daniel Ren

    ... capital account in the zone in coming weeks, according to PBOC officials. The operational guide on cross-border yuan business reflects Beijing's stepped-up efforts to internationalise its ... the real economy." His remarks were seen as an effort to play down expectations of bold financial reforms. Approval for offshore yuan borrowing is not a groundbreaking move since the PBOC ...

  4. Business - Money - TRADE

    Britain needs to seal yuan-swap agreement, former PBOC adviser says

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London Former PBOC adviser sees London's potential to become offshore centre for yuan trading Britain told to seal yuan-swap agreement Britain needs to build closer ties with China's central bank to unleash London's potential market in offshore yuan trading, a former adviser to the People's Bank of China says. While Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Tough tasks await next PBOC head

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan victoria.ruan@scmp.com The first job for the new governor of the mainland central bank may be to liberalise interest rates, allowing banks to compete Tough tasks await next PBOC head The next governor of the People's Bank of China is likely to have got there by first becoming the head of one of the country's big state-owned lenders. His initial task? ...

  6. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Tencent aims to work with regulator on online financial services market

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 06:17pm by BIEN PEREZ

    ... payments on the mainland as "a dynamic area with plenty of room to manoeuvre and grow". The PBOC recently ordered a temporary halt of various online payment services and virtual credit ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    PBOC sets loan reserve ratios for small banks

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by PHOENIX KWONG

    ... Kwong Man-ki in Beijing phoenix.kwong@scmp.com PBOC sets reserve level of 2pc for small players, while the bigger ones still have to deal with 20pc Smaller lenders get boost with lower ... details about what criteria lenders must meet. The PBOC has been implementing a "differentiated reserve requirement ratio", setting a ratio of 20 per cent for the biggest banks, while ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - FOREIGN EXCHANGE

    People's Bank of China in swap deal with European Central Bank

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by VICTORUA RUAN

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing Victoria.ruan@scmp.com The deal is a major step towards making the yuan fully convertible globally within five years PBOC makes currency swap agreement with ECB In a major step towards the yuan's internationalisation, the People's Bank of China agreed to create a currency swap line with the European Central Bank (ECB). Analysts said the PBOC may ...

  9. Business - China Business

    PBOC to prioritise economic growth, recovery

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 09:07pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing China’s central bank will prioritise supporting the economy above other needs, its latest policy report showed, affirming expectations that the recovery in the Chinese growth engine is feeble at best. The People’s Bank of China said in ...

  10. Business - China Business - CURRENCIES

    Yuan's drop a mixed blessing for Chinese exporters

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10am by Denise Tsang

    ... band of the yuan. Shen viewed the sudden yuan depreciation as "a stress test" by the PBOC before it pushes ahead with further reforms on interest rates. Last week, the yuan fell about ... of 1 per cent. Some economists attributed the unexpected fall in the yuan to the PBOC's intervention to combat the inflow of speculative funds, sending a signal that the yuan's one-way ...




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