China Plans Rollover of Bonds Backing Sovereign Fund

PBOC is said to plan to buy 600 billion yuan due in August The People’s Bank of China and the Ministry of Finance plan to roll over $89 billion worth of government bonds coming due in August that were used to help set up the nation’s sovereign wealth ... ( read original story ...)

The China Bond Carry Trade Returns

The offshore yuan’s 12-month forwards’ implied yield -- a measure of the cost to protect against currency swings -- has fallen below the yield on bonds issued by China Development Bank. This means that a global fund can make money by buying the debt ... ( read original story ...)

China: Real Story On Lending Says Slowdown Still On The Way

A further dive into China’s lending data shows that there has been a sharp decline in financing available via China’s shadow banking sector, according to fellow blogger Paul Hodges, in his latest PH report. It peaked a three-month rolling average of ... ( read original story ...)

Bankers Ditch Fat Salaries to Chase Digital Currency Riches

From Hong Kong and Beijing to London, accomplished financiers are abandoning ... Cut out of the action, a growing cohort of banking professionals are instead applying their talents toward buying or hawking cryptocurrency. They’re going in with eyes ... ( read original story ...)

Cambodia deports telephone fraud suspects to China

The targets would then be put in touch with a fake police officer — also at the gang's headquarters — and be told they could escape arrest by transferring the allegedly stolen money to a bank account ... was based on Beijing's long-maintained claim ... ( read original story ...)

Graphic: Key issues before next week’s Bank of England meeting

LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of England policymakers face conflicting signals about ... A decade-long battle by luxury brands to defend their image neared an end on Wednesday when an... BEIJING (Reuters) - China's largest provider of on-demand services Meituan ... ( read original story ...)

Shanghai sets up first intellectual property protection center

China’s first intellectual property protection center was established on Tuesday in Shanghai’s Pudong District, Thepaper.cn reported. The report said a “green pathway” was launched to enable the fast examination of patents, which should decrease ... ( read original story ...)

Chengtong, China Logistics Property plot dollar bonds

First-time issuers China Chengtong Holdings Group and China Logistics Property Holdings Co are preparing for their dollar fundraisings, tapping banks to lead their respective offerings. ABC International, BOC International, China Construction Bank (Asia ... ( read original story ...)

China says VPN crackdown aimed at ‘cleaning’ the internet

spokesman for the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, at a press conference. "Law-abiding individuals and businesses won't be affected," he said. Related: WhatsApp is being targeted by China's censors, experts say China's internet is tightly ... ( read original story ...)