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Macroscope | Pressure on China’s banks to report bad debt is good news for foreign investors

China’s banking regulators are making it harder for banks to hide their NPLs. As a result, more bad debt portfolios will be sold to asset management companies and, ultimately, foreign investors.

China’s banking regulators are making it harder for banks to hide their NPLs. As a result, more bad debt portfolios will be sold to asset management companies and, ultimately, foreign investors.

2 Apr 2018 - 10:24PM
China must resolve its bad loans, not disguise them

Everyone knows China has a bad debt problem. Since 2008, trillions of yuan of new loans have been pumped into the economy via the banks and a good chunk of it is expected to go bad.

Everyone knows China has a bad debt problem. Since 2008, trillions of yuan of new loans have been pumped into the economy via the banks and a good chunk of it is expected to go bad.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM