Bank Borrowings

Just 13 per cent of Hong Kong's pool of 600 billion yuan in deposits was lent out last year. Photo: AFP

Yuan deposits set to leap to one trillion by end of 2013

The pool of yuan deposits in Hong Kong rose 5.6 per cent last month from November to 603 billion yuan. It has surged from less than 100 billion yuan in 2009 and peaked at 627 billion yuan in November 2011.