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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Shadow banking grows to US$67tr

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Brussels Industry has grown by US$41 trillion since 2002, with regulators worrying about systemic risks from such off-balance sheet transactions Shadow banking grows to US$67 tr The shadow banking industry has grown to about US$67 trillion, US$6 trillion bigger than previously thought, leading global regulators to seek more oversight of financial transactions ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Rural mini-bank run highlights perils of deregulation in China

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 04:01pm by Reuters

    ... to withdraw money from a rural bank in prosperous Jiangsu province before the Lunar New Year holiday found the doors locked, their money gone and employees offering a simple explanation. "We have ... highlights the risk that financial liberalisation, intended to channel more credit to farmers and others who struggle to access loans from big state banks, could open regulatory loopholes that enable ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    China’s Evergrowing Bank hit by 4b yuan credit product default

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 02:40pm by Reuters

    ... the latest default to hit the shadow banking sector, the People's Daily reported yesterday. The default comes amid a wave of media reports on mainland banks and brokerages struggling to make payments on shadow banking products. The popularity of off-balance-sheet products has exploded in recent years, with banks and trust firms marketing them as high-yielding alternatives to bank ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Tighter bank rules may see some borrowers turning to shadow loans

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:47am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com HK borrowers seen turning to shadow loans Tighter supervision of banks' personal lending business by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority could force borrowers to turn increasingly to shadow banking to finance their projects, raising the risk profile in the sector. The authority placed new requirements on risk management for personal lending in January ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Shadow banking 'not biggest risk' to system

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... Jane Cai in Beijing xuejun.cai@scmp.com Property and local government loans pose greater threat to the mainland's financial system than non-bank credit sector, S&P says Shadow ... system than shadow banking, according to Standard & Poor's. In a report released yesterday, the credit ratings agency said shadow banking was "more a symptom than a cause" ...

  6. Business - Economy - BANKING

    HSBC in Nathan Road now the only bank branch closed in Mong Kok

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:47am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com All but one of the bank branches that were affected by the pro-democracy protests in Mong Kok have resumed operation, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said ... totalled 36 branches, offices or ATMs of 20 banks. ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Beijing to inject 200b yuan of loans into banks

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Move by the central bank aims to keep liquidity ample and support the slowing economy Beijing to inject 200b yuan of loans into banks The mainland is set to inject about 200 billion yuan (HK$252.5 billion) worth of three-month loans into five or six listed banks to keep liquidity ample and support the slowing economy, sources said yesterday. The injection ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Loan data at mainland banks raises concerns over credit quality

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... overheating, rising inflation and insufficient regulations on shadow banking." With the rising share of trust loans in total financing, Beijing is widely expected to tighten its grip on this component of shadow banking. Trusts typically offer higher rates of returns than banks, pooling deposits to invest in real estate, stocks, bonds, commodities and other assets. New trust loans ...

  9. Business - Economy - BANKING

    US-UK 'war game' to simulate failure of global bank

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:38am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Washington 'War game' to simulate cross-border bank's collapse Regulators in the United States and Britain will carry out their first so-called war game to simulate the failure of a major cross-border bank as they test their defences against the type of crisis that crippled the financial system in 2008. The exercise, involving US Federal Reserve ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Ding Xuedong named as chairman of CICC

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 01:07pm by Ray Chan, Daniel Ren

    ... chairman of the mainland's US$575 billion sovereign wealth fund China Investment Corp, will take over as chairman of mainland investment bank China International Capital Corp (CICC) after the resignation of Jin Liqun. Jin, 65, had been head of the mainland's first investment bank for about a year. He is expected to be named president of the new US$50 billion Asian Infrastructure ...




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