China’s four-largest banks are scheduled to begin reporting their first-half financial results starting Thursday. Analysts expect a bad interim, as bad loans surge amid an economy that’s expanding at the slowest clip in decades. Photo: AFP

China’s Big 4 banks may post a bad interim from this week, as bad loans rise amid a slower economy

Bank of China likely to lead declines; analysts see bad loans to persist for the remainder of 2016

Topic |   Agricultural Bank of China

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China’s four-largest banks are scheduled to begin reporting their first-half financial results starting Thursday. Analysts expect a bad interim, as bad loans surge amid an economy that’s expanding at the slowest clip in decades. Photo: AFP
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Liz Mak

Liz Mak

Liz is the senior finance reporter responsible for the Post's coverage for banking and financial developments in the Greater China region. She has an active track record working with the region's financial industry and institutional investor community since 2005.