Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP
Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP

Chinese police on alert for unrest from looming rash of P2P failures

Security authorities warn of possible defaults mid-year in the online private lending market as short-term loans fall due, sources say

Topic |   Banking & Finance
Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP
Investors in Chinese online peer-to-peer lender Ezubao chant slogans during a protest in Beijing on February 4. Photo: AFP
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