China, Japan to hold sixth finance minister dialogue

BEIJING, May 2 (Xinhua) -- China and Japan plan to hold the sixth dialogue between their finance ministers in Yokohama, Japan on May 6, China's Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday. The talks may cover topics including the Chinese and Japanese macro ... ( read original story ...)

China Bank Investors Should Think Big

Nisha Gopalan is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering deals and banking. She previously worked for the Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones as an editor and a reporter. There is some good news for Chinese bank investors if first-quarter earnings are anything ... ( read original story ...)

China debt rising at “alarming pace” – bank official

China's level of leverage and debt is rising at an "alarming pace", particularly in the finance sector, a senior central bank official said in a commentary, amid growing concern by the country's senior leaders over financial security. The official Xinhua ... ( read original story ...)

China’s banking watchdog vows to sort out ‘chaos’

“If the banking industry becomes a complete mess, as the chairman of the China Banking Regulatory Commission, I will resign!” There can be little doubt that this declaration, attributed to regulator Guo Shuqing, signals an upsurge in Beijing’s will ... ( read original story ...)

Resource prices quiver amid China's financial crackdown

But he'd be prudent to keep a close watch on China's latest clampdown on its huge shadow banking sector, which could be critically important for Australia's medium-term growth prospects. In particular, Morrison should be keeping a close eye on the actions ... ( read original story ...)

P2P Lender China Rapid Finance Jumps in Trading Debut

(Beijing) — Shares of peer-to-peer (P2P) lender China Rapid Finance jumped nearly 30% in their first two trading days, kicking off a wave of IPOs for a handful of Chinese financial technology companies aiming to list this year. China Rapid Finance shares ... ( read original story ...)