Institutions, from ANZ to Morgan Stanley, are expecting a bigger-than-ever loan size in the first month of 2017 to beat the 2.51 trillion yuan record in January 2016. Photo: Reuters

Why China can’t get rid of its bank credit obsession

Any flood of bank credit in January would be seen as exacerbating risks in Beijing’s financial system and increase nation’s debts

Topic |   China economy

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Institutions, from ANZ to Morgan Stanley, are expecting a bigger-than-ever loan size in the first month of 2017 to beat the 2.51 trillion yuan record in January 2016. Photo: Reuters
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