China Life’s Revenues Grow on Premiums, Higher Costs Hurt

The recent interest rate hikes have aided China Life along with other companies like The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc HIG, CNO Financial Group, Inc CNO, Renaissance Holdings, Inc RNR by boosting their investment results. In the first half of 2017 ... ( read original story ...)

Beijing-backed bank to invest in IFC fund

BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced it will invest 150 million U.S. dollars in the International Finance Corporation (IFC)'s Emerging Asia Fund to address the infrastructure gap in Asia. The bank will ... ( read original story ...)

Chinese ship finance to the fore

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Belt and Road: China’s new green finance laboratory

Considering its size, it is easy to forget China’s green bond market is still in its infancy. It took off only in 2016 — when, from almost nothing, issuance of green bonds rocketed to $36bn, or 39% of global issuance, according to a report by China ... ( read original story ...)

UK the riskiest market after China, say finance and tech firms

Political and economic uncertainty emanating from the Brexit vote have contributed to make the UK the second riskiest market in which to do business – after only China – according to a new survey of senior executives in the finance and technology sectors. ( read original story ...)

China Analysts’ Cut-Throat Fight for $1 Million Paycheck

A million-dollar paycheck might not turn heads on Wall Street, but it’s a tidy sum in China, where the financial industry is still dominated by government-owned institutions with a history of conservatism on pay. In 2015, senior managers at the country ... ( read original story ...)

Tea and Tiananmen: Inside China’s new censorship machine

TIANJIN, China, Sept 29 (Reuters) - In a glass tower in a trendy part of China's eastern city of Tianjin, hundreds of young men and women sit in front of computer screens, scouring the Internet for videos and messages that run counter to Communist Party ... ( read original story ...)