Investors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: HandoutInvestors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: Handout
Investors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: Handout

China’s shadow banking system under spotlight as Sichuan Trust misses payments amid economic slowdown

  • Sichuan Trust last week apologised to investors for missing payments on its financial products due in part to the coronavirus outbreak and global economic downturn
  • The firms troubles indicate growing risks in the trust industry, which is often linked to China’s shadow banking system
Topic |   China economy
Investors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: HandoutInvestors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: Handout
Investors protest outside Sichuan Trust’s headquarters in Chengdu. Photo: Handout
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